Aquatics Lifeguard

Overview

The Lifeguard, reporting to the Head Lifeguard, is a valuable component within the aquatics program that is responsible for ensuring the safety of participants when using the pool.

Hours

  • Approximately 4-6 hours per week
  • Hours vary but typically include afternoons and evenings during the week

Responsibilities

  • Be on time and ready to work when scheduled and responsible as a key holder
  • Monitor the pool while on duty
  • Check-in participants as they enter the pool area
  • Ensure the safety of participants while in the pool area
  • Keep the pool area neat and organized
  • Notify the head lifeguard of any equipment or repair needs
  • Respond to emergency situations according to level of first responder training
  • Attend regular Lifeguard staff meetings
  • Keep an accurate record of hours worked and submit timesheet when due
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Must be a currently enrolled student in good standing
  • Demonstrate ability as an effective lifeguard
  • Effective communication skills and leadership ability
  • Current Lifeguarding certification
  • Current First Aid and CPR/AED certification
 

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