Job Code: SJ
Summer Lifeguard (Certified)
Location: Sylvania YMCA/JCC
Job Type: Part-Time
To ensure the safety of all swimmers and observers in the pool area, while maintaining a clean and fun environment.
A YMCA lifeguard must possess and keep current the following certifications at all times: Lifeguarding, Adult/Child/Infant CPR (Professional Rescue or Healthcare Provider), First Aid, Oxygen Administration, and AED. Have an understanding of facility policies, procedures, and rules. Possess leadership qualities and a strong work ethic.
- Be in chair and ready to lifeguard on time. Be alert and attentive while in your chair/on duty.
- Ensure that all swimmers and divers follow pool rules and policies.
- Wear staff uniform at all times while on duty.
- Follow opening and closing procedures.
- Fill out accident/incident reports for any accident, no matter how minor
- Never read or talk to friends while in your chair.
- Find and secure your own substitute when needed, this is your responsibility.
- Demonstrate Responsibility, Respect, Caring & Honesty towards members, guests, co-workers, and supervisor at all times.
- Maintain a clean deck at all times. Report any unsafe conditions to necessary personal.
- Please conduct yourself in a professional manner, remember you are a reflection of the YMCA.
- Maintain your physical ability to perform rescues. Attend all trainings.
- Ensure storage room is kept clean and equipment is stored properly.
- Read and understand evaluation criteria.
- Personnel will be required to attend at least 2 hours of in-service a month to keep skills current.
- Be prepared to work evenings, weekends and holidays.
- You will be required to work on weekends.
- You are required to work at least 10 hours per week or 2 shifts per week.
- Available Memorial Day through Labor Day.
- Perform any unique duties requested, as deemed appropriate, by your supervisor or any other supervisor on duty.
If interested, please email Aaron Hubbard at email@example.com.