August 19, 2022
Reporting to the Aquatics Supervisor, Lifeguards are
responsible for ensuring a safe aquatic environment and delivering
quality, values based programming in the Aquatic area. Lifeguards
will be responsible for providing service and will ensure the
safety and wellbeing of all participants in the pool and on the
pool deck. On any particular work day, lifeguards take a headcount
of people swimming and ensure that they are kept safe by calling
out to them in case they venture too far or have been in the water
for too long. The need to be vigilant at all times is high in this
position. In the event of a mishap, they
are responsible for performing lifesaving activities such as
resuscitation and first aid.
Maintains constant surveillance of members in the
Ensure all safety and lifeguarding procedures are adhered to,
and in the event of an emergency respond as trained by the
Acts immediately and appropriately to secure safety of
patrons in the event of emergency.
Provides emergency care and treatment as required
until the arrival of emergency medical services.
Ensure that staff, volunteers and members adhere to pool
conduct guidelines and maintain order in his/her designated area as
a proactive approach to ensuring safety and accident
Maintain accurate, up to date progress sheets and records for
participants; keep Daily Logs up to date and accurate.
Plan, organize and implement progressive lesson
Attend all scheduled shifts; if unavailable, secures a
Set up and take down program and other equipment as required;
checking that equipment is safe and in good repair (reporting any
malfunctions and removing damaged equipment from
16 years of age or older
Current National Lifeguard Service Award, Pool
Valid Standard First Aid & CPR-C with AED
YMCA, Red Cross, or Lifesaving Swim Instructor certification
Well-developed interpersonal, and relationship building
Proven communication skills both verbal and
Employment is contingent on having a clean Criminal Record
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