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Outdoor Pool Lifeguard

Job Details

CRC - Wheeling, IL
$14.50 - $14.75 Hourly

Description

TITLE: AQC Lifeguard
(FLSA non-exempt) R 9.17

SUPERVISOR: Aquatics Manager

EDUCATION &
EXPERIENCE:
Must be at least 15 years of age.
Lifeguarding License from the National Pool and Water Park Lifeguarding. (Ellis License)
CPR, AED, and First Aid Certified recommended.

QUALIFICATIONS: Demonstrated maturity, reliability, initiative and responsibility.
Ability to show up on time for scheduled shifts, in uniform, and with all Lifeguard lifesaving equipment.
Ability to provide excellent guest service and the ability to positively interact with guests on a daily basis.

HOURS: Vary. Daytime, Evening and Weekend shifts.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
ESSENTIAL
FUNCTIONS:
Physical ability and endurance to perform the job as required.
Maintains a professional image and enforce all rules, regulations, and work to create a safe aquatic environment.
Performs the job safely and in compliance with Park District policies, procedures, work and safety rules.
Demonstrates a thorough working knowledge of all safety, rescue, swimming lessons, and first aid procedures at the pool.
Actively participates in a minimum of four (4) hours of training each month including daily in-service drills.
Accept responsibility for the cleanliness of the facility as assigned.
Supports and exhibits the established organizational values of respect, communication, integrity, innovation, recognition, continuous learning, fun, empowerment and people. Work as scheduled.

Qualifications

MARGINAL
FUNCTIONS:
Responsible for set up and clean up the facility prior to opening and after closing, respectively.
Perform other duties or special projects as assigned.

PSYCHOLOGICAL
CONSIDERATIONS:
Employee must maintain a positive working relationship with subordinates, co-workers and the general public.
Employee must possess the ability to deal with residents, staff and job responsibilities under stressful conditions.

PHYSICAL
DEMANDS:

Sitting.............................................frequently
Walking.............................................frequently
Standing .frequently
Strength.....................................medium(20-50 lbs)
Climbing..........................................occasionally
Balancing.........................................occasionally
Stooping..........................................frequently
Kneeling..........................................frequently
Crouching.........................................frequently
Swimming ..frequently
Crawling........................................... occasionally
Reaching............................................frequently
Handling............................................frequently
Fingering...........................................frequently
Feeling.............................................frequently

ENVIRONMENTAL
CONSIDERATIONS
: Employee may be exposed to natural and potentially extreme weather conditions.
Employee may be exposed to chemicals or other potentially dangerous materials utilized in routine maintenance supplies.
Employee may be exposed to noise distractions from employees or equipment operation in adjacent work areas.

COGNITIVE
CONSIDERATIONS:
Employee must possess the ability to follow directions, communicate verbally and in writing.
Employee must possess good organization skills and the ability to read and understand printed material.
Employee must use good safety awareness and judgment in all aspects of the position.

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