Summer Lifeguard

American Pool Enterprises



Job Summary

Responsible for ensuringthe safety of facility patrons by preventing and responding to emergencies.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Recognize and respond quickly and effectively in emergencies.
  • Enforce all aquatic facility policies, rules and regulations.
  • Inspect the facility on a daily schedule and report any unsafe conditions or equipment to the supervisor.
  • Complete records and reports.
  • Participate in regular in-service training.
  • Maintain fitness level (swimming skills, strength and endurance).
  • Complete additional duties as assigned by the supervisor.Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Current certification in the following:* Lifeguard:* American Red Cross Lifeguardand First Aid

  • American Red Cross Shallow Water Attendant and First Aid (water less than 5 feet)
  • American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguardand First Aid for non-surf open-water positions.
  • American Red Cross Water park Lifeguard and First Aid for water park environments and multi-attraction facility positions
  • American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer
  • Other certifications required by local or state laws

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:

  • Through knowledge and application of lifeguardsurveillance and rescue techniques.
  • An understanding of facility characteristics, rules, policies and procedures.
  • Leadership and public relations skills.
  • Decision-making skills

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