Position title
Lifeguard
Job Location
12 Bound Ave, Milton, PA, 17847
Description

Under the general supervision of the Aquatic Coordinator. Serves as a Greater Susquehanna Valley YMCA lifeguard

Responsibilities

Attends orientation to YMCA mission and Program philosophy

· Promotes YMCA mission

· Mandatory to sit in the guard chair or stand at the edge of the pool at all times

· Attends staff meetings to insure open communication of all policy and procedure changes

· Enforce aquatic rules and procedures

· Wash deck, maintain cleanliness, and keep deck free of obstructions

· Start automatic cleaner when instructed by Aquatic Coordinator, and if needed use the net to skim pool surface or floor during your shift

· Maintain constant surveillance of water and deck area

· Lead and supervise classes as asked by the Aquatic Coordinator

· Dress appropriately for guarding duties (i.e. 1 piece red or black bathing suit, flip flops, red or black shorts, white or red t-shirt, whistle, and CPR mask)

· Knows all emergency procedures

· Fills out accident and turns them into the Aquatic Coordinator

· Prompt and on time for all classes (in building 5 minutes before shift)

· Responsible for getting substitute when not able to make shift

· Practices preventative lifeguarding principles at all times, enforces pool rules including no diving in water less then 9 feet deep

· Follows opening and closing procedure

· Reports problems or potential problem members or equipment to Aquatic Coordinator

· Willing to complete other duties assigned by Aquatic Coordinator when possible

Qualifications

Must hold current Red Cross or YMCA lifesaving certification

· A.R.C. CPR/PR, First Aid, and AED

· Water Safety Instructor is encouraged

· Normal tact and human relation skills

· Be able to maintain discipline effectively in the pool area at all times and to deal calmly and competently with issues.

Job Benefits

free membership

Employment Type
Part-time
Base Salary
$10
Date posted
December 21, 2022
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Contacts

rmarshall@gsvymca.org

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