Life Guard (Multifamily Community Pool)

Additional Maryland Heights, Missouri


Description

Our multifamily housing community needs to hire a Lifeguard (or two) for the coming pool season. We open the pool the first weekend in May and close it by the first weekend in September. We are looking for a Lifeguard with prior pool experience and the ability to work flexible shifts throughout the summer, though we are willing to make exceptions for school-related obligations. The ideal candidate will have excellent skills in the water and reliable transportation. Prior experience is a major plus.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintains constant surveillance of patrons in the facility; 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.

-Open the pool each day and close it down each evening, depending on schedule and hours

-Monitor pool-related activities closely throughout shift and identify any safety issues

-Direct swimmers out of the pool in hazardous conditions

-Monitor weather reports closely to ensure safety of guests

-Maintain a clean environment in and around the pool

-Provide assistance to patrons when appropriate or necessary


Current and valid certification a plus

First Aid and CPR certifications a plus

Ability to pass pre-employment practical skills test in the water

2+ years’ lifeguard experience preferred

Flexible schedule required