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Lifeguard

Airport YMCA, BedFord, Texas, United States of America Req #273
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth Employment Application

Looking for a summer job that is fun, active and around lots of
people? Do you have a passion for aquatics and living a healthy way of life?
Are you at least 16 years old? 

 

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day
positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Y,
you'll discover more than a job—you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the
opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you. In
more than 10,000 communities nationwide, our staff members of all ages and from
diverse backgrounds and life experiences enjoy the personal satisfaction that
comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving the nation's
health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.

 

We are
looking for Lifeguards, for our (Outdoor) pool who enjoy a fast-paced environment.
Lifeguards ensure the safety of swimmers and aquatic facility by supervising
the pool during lap, open, and swim lesson programs, administer life-saving
skills if required, actively participate in obtaining water safety
certifications.

Responsibilities
of a Lifeguard

Candidate
will act as a lifeguard during recreational, instructional and exercise usage
of the pool; must be alert at all times, keeping in mind that the safety of
program participants is your primary responsibility must keep a neat and clean
appearance; must work at peak efficiently in all aspects of the aquatic program
assigned; must arrive and leave work at the assigned times; should be ready to
go to work at least 5 minutes prior to scheduled guarding time; must be
properly dressed according to set standards; must enforce pool regulations for
swimmers promptly and courteously; must test pool for chemistry and
temperature, to log chemical levels, temperatures, water clarity, bather load
and any actions taken hourly on the proper recording forms; must provide
vigilant, undistracted supervision of the pool; must read and be familiar with
staff aquatic manual; must understand and be able to carry out first aid and
branch emergency procedures; must report fully all accidents and incidents on
the correct forms; must check safety equipment when coming on duty and report
any problems to the pool manager; must lock and unlock doors/gates to control
entrance or exit of swimmers; must be able to perform all skills constituting a
part of the training program for life guarding certifications; must clean up
equipment and make sure all equipment is stored in its proper place.

This job description is not intended to be all inclusive. It is understood that the employee will also perform other reasonable association duties and will be responsible for implementation of the policies, procedures and standards established by the Metropolitan Board, the branch Board of Managers and the Association Leadership. Job descriptions are reviewed periodically and may be revised at the discretion of management. This job description is not a written or implied contract.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Airport YMCA, BedFord, Texas, United States of America