Lifeguard - P/T, 19 hours/week - Primary Location Oro Valley Aquatic Center

  • Town of Oro Valley, AZ
  • Oro Valley, Arizona
  • Jul 11, 2019
Part Time Parks and Recreation Public Safety
  • Salary: $13.50 Hourly

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY
Under close supervision, provides preventive life guarding and aquatic safety measures by monitoring the activities of pool patrons and enforcing pool rules and regulations. Must work 3 shifts per week up to 19 hours or what is provided by the Aquatics Manager.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Provides preventative life guarding and aquatic safety measures by monitoring the activities of the pool patrons.
  • Must complete and maintain vigilance awareness training standards.
  • Enforces swimming and safety rules and regulations.
  • Maintains cleanliness of pool and facility.
  • Performs routine water tests.
  • Searches for and removes safety hazards.
  • Provides customer service and answers questions, complaints or concerns.
  • Responds to emergency situations by performing First Aid, CPR and/or Lifeguard Training Rescues/Techniques.
  • Maintains records and reports of pool activities.
  • Performs maintenance according to the daily log schedule.
  • Regular, daily attendance is an essential function for this position.
  • Duties may include seasonal maintenance work such as heavy cleaning, operating hand power tools, painting, light landscaping and operating small machinery.

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
  • Knowledge of Town and Department policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of pool maintenance and operation techniques.
  • Knowledge of customer service practices and techniques.
  • Knowledge of occupational health and safety regulations and procedures.
  • Skill in responding to emergency situations including safely rescuing drowning victims and administering CPR and First Aid.
  • Skill in effective oral and written communication.
  • Skill in planning and implementing department and swimming pool practices and procedures.
  • Skill in resolving customer complaints and concerns.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Must possess at time of application and maintain Lifeguard Training, First Aid, Oxygen Administration and Automated External Defibrillation certifications.
  • Successfully complete background investigation.

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS AND WORKING CONDITIONS
  • Work is performed in indoor and outdoor environments.



Closing Date/Time: Continuous