Head Lifeguard

Amherst Apartments - Amherst, NY


We're seeking a Head Lifeguard to join our team. As our new Head Lifeguard you will:

  • Maintain watch over the pool area ensuring a secure and safe environment
  • Employ accident prevention by enforcing pool rules and regulations
  • Respond to all injuries, incidents, and emergencies as directed by club policy
  • Assist in the marketing of innovative swim programs
  • Assist in the maintenance and cleanliness of the aquatics center

Required Qualifications: .

  • Must be certified
  • Prior experience lifeguarding or teaching swim lessons
  • Current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications or the ability to obtain the certification at the time of hire

Physical Requirements:

  • Candidates applying for this position should be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted repeatedly throughout the workday
  • Frequent walking and demonstrating and assisting with exercise movements; bending, stretching, lifting, pushing, pulling and squatting are movements performed daily
  • Ability to be in water for long periods during the day

Job Type: Part-time


  • Lifeguarding: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Lifeguard: 1 year (Preferred)

Hours per week:

  • 30-39