Responsible for providing lifeguard coverage for Gemma Services (formerly Silver Springs-Martin Luther School) children and staff while strictly enforcing all Pool Rules and abiding by the same; coordinating work within the department as well as with other departments and divisions; reporting pertinent information to the immediate supervisor; responding to inquiries or requests for information.
Education/Training: Must have a high school diploma or equivalent; valid American Red Cross Lifeguard/CPR/First Aid/AED certifications.
Skill(s): Moderate reading, writing, grammar, and mathematics skills; proficient interpersonal relations and communicative skills; ability to tolerate defiant and aggressive behavior and frequent stressful situations; excellent swimming ability and knowledge; ability to provide lifeguard duties (including first aid) and swim instruction for children; knowledge of Crisis Prevention/Emergency Safety Intervention; visual and auditory skills; ability to stand, sit, stoop, reach, climb, crawl, and lift items weighing 30 lbs. or less; ability to use physical re-direction and restraint techniques; valid driver's license.
Experience: A minimum of one (1) year of related experience normally required.
Hours: Must be available to work: Monday's and Wednesday's from 6:00pm - 8:30pm; Saturday's from 1pm - 5pm and Sunday's from 6:00pm - 8:30pm.
- PC/Computer keyboard
- Fax machine
- Copy machine
- Lifeguard and pool equipment
- Walkie Talkie