Lifeguard job

City of RockvilleRockville, MD
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The city of Rockville is a Maryland and one of America’s small cities. It is a highly educated, business-friendly, and prominent Biomed and technological region worldwide. Present near Washington D.C., it is a place where people and governments strive to maintain warmth that hometown connotes. Rockville is regarded as the best place to live by Money Magazine in 2018. It ranked 9th among the happiest cities to work for by CareerBliss.com and the most culturally diverse city in America, according to WalletHub report 2018. Rockville is a Certified Community Wildlife Habitat, Sustainable Maryland Certified Community, and is awarded by the College Green Gardens. Employees at the City of Rockville receive health insurance, medical, dental, and vision insurance, paid time off, and retirement savings plans. It offers jobs for Afterschool Director, Certified Tree Climber, Class Instructor, Facilities Maintenance Trades Worker, Fitness Class Instructor, Lifeguard, Planning Technician, and more.

Job Description

Job Summary Lifeguard Lifeguards are responsible for the safety and well-being of all who use the facility. Monitors swimmers and pool area to maintain a safe environment; enforces all rules and policies of the Swim and Fitness Center to prevent accidents; help maintain cleanliness on and around pool decks, locker rooms, and lobby areas; administers first aid to individuals when needed; provides customer service; works under the supervision of a Pool Supervisor. Lifeguards regularly participate in training, and are required to maintain certifications (listed below) throughout their employment. Must be able to work a varied schedule, including early morning, weekend and evening shifts. Performs other duties as assigned. Senior Lifeguards are responsible for the safety and well-being of all who use the facility. Monitors swimmers and pool area to maintain a safe environment; enforces all rules and policies of the Swim and Fitness Center to prevent accidents; helps maintain cleanliness on and around pool decks, locker rooms, and lobby areas; administers first aid to individuals when needed; provides customer service; works alone or under direct supervision of a Pool Supervisor. Senior Lifeguard Lifeguards are responsible for mentoring lesser experienced staff, functioning as a crew leader, assisting with staff training sessions, being available for last minute substitutions, and willing to be cross-trained as a Swim Instructor and/or Front Desk Clerk. Lifeguards regularly participate in training, and are required to maintain certifications (listed below) throughout their employment. Must be able to work a varied schedule, including early morning, weekend and evening shifts. Performs other duties as assigned. Qualifications Lifeguard QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS: Must possess current certifications in Lifeguard Training, First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer or equivalent certifications (American Red Cross preferred). Candidates must successfully complete a Skills Evaluation prior to being hired. EXPERIENCE: No experience needed. EDUCATION: High school student and at least 15 years of age. Senior Lifeguard QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS: Must possess current certifications in Lifeguard Training, First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer or equivalent certifications (American Red Cross preferred). Candidates must successfully complete a Skills Evaluation prior to being hired. It is preferred that applicants possess leadership skills, advanced training / certification or equivalent experiences with respect for the position. Examples include: Pool Operator''s License, First Responder or Emergency Medical Technician Certification, Water Safety Instructor, or Lifeguard Instructor Certification. EXPERIENCE: 2 seasons (or more) of Lifeguard or other related experience. EDUCATION: High School graduate (or equivalent) SDL2017

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Estimated annual salary
$27,076
average
Minimum
$20,360
Maximum
$40,514

TASKS

  • Examine injured persons and administer first aid or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, if necessary, using training and medical supplies and equipment.
  • Contact emergency medical personnel in case of serious injury.
  • Rescue distressed persons, using rescue techniques and equipment.
  • Instruct participants in skiing, swimming, or other recreational activities and provide safety precaution information.

SKILLS

  • Active ListeningGiving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • SpeakingTalking to others to convey information effectively.
  • Critical ThinkingUsing logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • MonitoringMonitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.

KNOWLEDGE

  • Customer and Personal ServiceKnowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Medicine and DentistryKnowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures.
  • Education and TrainingKnowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects.
  • Public Safety and SecurityKnowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions.

City of Rockville

Type

Government

Size

Medium

Location

229 Broadway St. E.Rockville, MN, 56369

Industry

General Government Administration

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