Lifeguard/Swim Instructor

City Of Ballwin Ballwin , MO 63021

Posted 2 weeks ago

LIFEGUARD/SWIM INSTRUCTOR

JOB SUMMARY:

To ensure the good will of pool patrons by maintaining a safe aquatic atmosphere.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Report directly to the Aquatic Manager, Aquatic Specialist, Pool Managers, and Head Lifeguard.

  • Provide a safe aquatic environment for the public.

  • Responsible for enforcing rules and regulations governing the conduct of pool patrons.

  • Follow the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, CRP/AED, first aid and established emergency action plan procedures developed by the department in the event of an emergency.

  • Attendance of mandatory monthly in-service trainings (2 hrs. per month off peak / 4 hrs. per month peak).

  • Maintenance and cleaning of the pool, pool deck, concessions, locker rooms, showers, rest rooms, and other areas as directed by the pool managers.

  • Project a professional and healthy image through dress, behavior and attitude.

  • Respond to all patron needs in a courteous manner and report comments/complaints to the manager on duty.

  • Teach American Red Cross based swimming lessons as assigned.

  • Assist with the City of Ballwin Parks & Recreation programs and events as needed.

  • Other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs. objects.

  • Maintain a professional and mature attitude toward responsibilities, fellow staff and patrons.

  • Work effectively with supervisors, co-workers and the public.

  • Must be flexible to work mornings, evenings and weekends.

UNIFORM & EUIPMENT USED TO PERFORM THE JOB:

Whistle, swim suit, sunglasses, hat/visor, sunscreen, rescue tube, resuscitation mask, automated external defibrillation, backboard, Sheppard's crook, ring buoy, pool skimmers, and cleaning supplies.

EDUCATION, QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Must be a minimum of 15 years of age.

  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Training and First Aid, CPR/AED for the Lifeguard, Preventing Disease Transmission and Waterpark Lifeguarding. Training Available

Starting Rate: $8.50/hour, Education/Certification Salary Incentives


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Lifeguard/Swim Instructor

City Of Ballwin