Team Sheeper, Inc. is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA at Burgess. We have additional locations in Menlo Park and Palo Alto. At our Burgess site, we offer swim lessons for children and adults, youth swim team, triathlete training, aqua fit program, masters swim program, summer camp, and boot camps. Our Palo Alto site offers seasonal swim lessons and summer camp. Our Belle Haven site offers seasonal swim lessons and youth water polo programs. We are looking for full-time, year-round lifeguards to join our Burgess team!
If you are not currently a certified lifeguard we can train you! You must be able to meet the requirements for taking lifeguard training include being able to swim 300 yards continuously, tread water for 2 minutes, and retrieve a 10 lb. brick from the bottom of the pool.
Lifeguards are responsible for the safety of the clients at the pool. The position requires interacting with clients, parents and their children, and the public. This includes problem-solving, information and guidance, and top-notch, professional communication. Lifeguards should be able to work in a cooperative team environment. Position requires responsible, consistent, focused, hard-working, and attentive individuals.
The schedule for this position is 12:30 PM - 8:30 PM, Monday through Thursday.
Maintains constant surveillance of patrons in the facility
Acts immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of emergency
Provides emergency care and treatment as required until the arrival of emergency medical services.
Presents professional appearance and attitude at all times, and maintains a high standard of customer service
Performs various maintenance and cleaning duties as directed to maintain a clean and safe facility
Follows emergency action plan and procedures established in the event of an emergency.
Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Current certificate for: Lifeguard, First Aid, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer preferred
Title 22 Certification preferred but not required
Must be a minimum of 15 years of age
Must be able to sit, stand, and walk for long periods of time
Must be self-disciplined, responsible and alert
Assertive, courteous, and professional behavior
Must have excellent communication skills
Must be punctual
Must be interested in a year-round position
Access to our great facilities and programs, and discounts on all items in our pro shop.
Paid training is provided and no experience in aquatics is necessary to apply. We can teach anyone who is compassionate, enthusiastic and enjoys working with people!
PTO for employees regularly working a minimum of 25 hours per week.
Health and vision benefits for employees regularly working a minimum of 28 hours week.
Individuals with police, nursing, firefighting, security, safety or EMT experience are highly encouraged to apply for competitive wages up to $20 per hour for experienced professionals.