Lifeguard

City of Denton - Denton, TX (30+ days ago)4.1


Must apply online at www.dentonjobs.com or direct at this link - http://bit.ly/2n3Hmsy. Applications will not be accepted through your Indeed account.

Responsible for continually observing activities of patrons to ensure their safety and performing rescue/first aid techniques as needed.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for continually observing activities of patrons to ensure their safety
  • Performs rescue/first aid techniques as needed
  • Monitors the swimming pool and surrounding area during period of operation.Explains, clarifies and enforces pool rules
  • Responsible for cleaning the pool and surrounding area and facilities
  • Administers first aid to guests, employees, co-workers, and supervisors
  • Attend weekly trainings and inservices
  • Assist in aquatic programming

Additional Duties:

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be 16 years of age or older
  • Must have current CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid and Lifeguarding Certification R.07 with the American Red Cross (other comparable certifications may be accepted) prior to employment
  • All applicants must pass a water skills test prior to employment

Core Competencies:

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to form and maintain effective relationships with coworkers, customers, supervisors and the general public
  • Ability to maintain regular and punctual attendance
  • Possess strong working knowledge of first aid, aquatic rescue procedures and display strong swimming skills

Conditions of Employment:

  • Must pass a drug test, criminal history background check, and social security number verification check
  • Must have current CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid and Lifeguarding Certification R.07 with the American Red Cross (other comparable certifications may be accepted) prior to employment
  • All applicants must pass a water skills test prior to employment.
  • Must be able to work on rotating schedule seven (7) days (up to 40 hours) per week
  • Must be able to work entire season beginning in May and ending in September

Preferences:

  • Bilingual in Spanish and English
  • Prior lifeguarding experience

Must apply online at www.dentonjobs.com or direct at this link -http://bit.ly/2n3Hmsy. Applications will not be accepted through your Indeed account.

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $9.18 to $11.50 /hour