Salary Disclosure/General Description Benefits Supplemental Questions
Starting salary: $11.13
Salary range for this position: $8.67 - $15.30
General Description: Responsible recreation work concerned with the operation of a County pool or beach.
Department: Parks, Recreation & Natural Resources
Location: Holiday & Hudson
Essential Job Functions:
Supervises Lifeguard I positions, maintains the safety of all swimmers, takes appropriate lifesaving action, administers First-Aid and provides swimming and water safety instruction. Conducts staff training programs, generates assigned reports and records, and performs daily maintenance associated with a public swimming facility. Performs related work as required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to maintain the safety of all swimmers; take appropriate lifesaving action and administer first-aid.
Candidates must be in good physical condition and have mature judgment.
PHYSICAL SKILLS: Ability to lift and/or move up to 80 pounds and also push or pull heavy objects.
May use a handling device (dolly, cart, etc.) or work with another team member to lift and/or move excessively heavy objects. Ability to swim, climb, bend, stoop, walk, and squat frequently. Ability to communicate effectively using verbal, written and visual communication.
EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Graduation from a high school or possession of an acceptable equivalency diploma.
Some college course work preferred. Candidates may substitute a season of life guarding for one year of education.
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS OR REGISTRATIONS: Candidates must pass a lifesaving test and possess valid American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, and First-Aid certifications.
ADA STATEMENT: A qualified employee or applicant with a disability may be afforded a reasonable accommodation to perform the essential job functions of a position in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE: Pasco County BOCC is a drug-free workplace in accordance with Federal and Florida Law.
VETERANS' PREFERENCE: Under Section 295.07, F.S., chapter SSA-7 Pasco County BCC provides to Veterans, that preference in appointment will be given to preference-eligible applicants.