Wellness Center Lifeguard - Part-Time

The Village at Orchard Ridge -A National Lutheran Community - Winchester, VA (30+ days ago)

This is a Part Time position starting at $13 per hour based on experience.

Must be available on the weekends.

In accordance with National Lutheran’s We Care philosophy, the Guiding Principle Core Values, and in alignment with the NLCS culture, the Wellness Center Lifeguard is responsible and accountable for the following:


Maintain continuous surveillance of people in the therapy pool, lap pool and spa of the Aquatic Center
Ensure appropriate headcount of people involved in water activities on a continual basis
Provide safety information to people prior to them indulging in a water sport
Supervise swimmers to ensure that they are swimming within the safety protocols
Spot hazards or potential hazards and take measures to prevent accidents
Enforce all pool rules and handle and report unruly behavior in a consistent manner
Respond quickly, intelligently, decisively and in accordance with established emergency and accident management procedures
Perform rescues in the event of drowning or swimming accidents
Perform first aid and CPR according to the demands of adverse situations
Perform pool chemical checks to ensure safety and hygiene
Maintain accurate records of pool use and chemical levels
Teach swimming techniques and safety education to new swimmers
Check safety of rescue devices and perform or request needed maintenance
Ensure that all pool equipment is stored safely and that any lost items are kept in a safe place
Follow established substitution procedures
Additional duties as assigned

Completion of High School required, some college preferred
Current American Red Cross Lifeguard certification
Excellent interpersonal communication skills
Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
Available to work weekends and holidays
Fulfills monthly educational obligations
Required certifications include: current CPR/First Aid/AED