Wednesday , February 1 2023

City of Sunrise Employment For Seasonal Lifeguard I

Website City of Sunrise

Job Description:

This is seasonal work in the area of recreation, which follows well-established procedures. This is skilled water safety work involving the prevention of accidents and injuries at a City swimming pool.

An employee in this class is responsible for safeguarding patrons at a City swimming pool by preventing injury or loss of life through drowning and for administering first aid or artificial respiration. Work is performed in accordance with departmental rules and regulations governing the public use of swimming pools, and by the recognized practices of water safety.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists pool managers in pool procedures such as inspection of rescue equipment and collection of water samples for tests; when assigned assists in the teaching of swimming classes or other aquatic programs
  • Maintains general appearance and cleanliness of pool area when able to do so without distraction from lifeguarding
  • Collects pool admission and registration fees
  • Participates in performing custodial tasks as applies to pool decks and surfaces, offices, locker rooms, bath houses and other support buildings
  • Conducts chemical test for pool water quality and monitors pool water temperature. Vacuums pool and cleans pool walls
  • Maintains order and discipline among bathers and other persons at an assigned City swimming pool
  • Rescues bathers in distress; applies resuscitation and administers first aid when necessary
  • May operate and clean pool filtration equipment
  • Performs related work as required.
  • Maintains daily maintenance and pool chemical usage logs

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of approved water rescue methods and specific first aid techniques
  • Ability to learn rules and regulations relating to pool activities rapidly and to exercise tact, firmness and good judgment in enforcing such rules and regulations
  • Ability to prevent dangerous situations from arising, to recognize emergencies and to take effective action
  • Skill in swimming, lifesaving and first aid
  • Physical strength and agility necessary to perform lifesaving rescue

Qualification & Experience:

  • No experience required but must have already acquired all required lifeguard certifications and they must be current

Job Details:

Company:  City of Sunrise

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Sunrise, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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