2 Nov 2018

Part Time Lifeguard/Swim Instructor

Redondo Beach Unified – Posted by AJN Redondo Beach, California, United States

Job Description

REDONDO BEACH UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

CLASS TITLE: LIFEGUARD/SWIM INSTRUCTOR

BASIC FUNCTION:

Under general direction, perform lifeguard duties, ensure the safety of patrons by supervising the activities of

swimmers in and around the pool, and assist in teaching swimming techniques.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES:

Maintain a constant and close surveillance of persons in and around the pool; enforce safety rules and

regulations and maintain order in the pool area.

Administer first aid, react and employ established American Red Cross techniques to rescue persons as

necessary.

Maintain accurate daily records of pool temperature, chlorine and chemical levels, and assist with class

attendance records.

Perform light maintenance duties on the pool and grounds to maintain a clean and safe pool area.

Instruct swim school classes and assist with swimming instruction as directed. May be required to work a

varied schedule, which may include days, evenings, weekends, and holidays. Employees will be required to

wear a uniform while on duty.

KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:

KNOWLEDGE OF:

Principles and methods used in teaching swimming.

Lifesaving and methods of accident prevention.

Standard techniques of resuscitation and other first aid measures;

Swimming pool sanitary regulations and their use.

Swim instruction techniques.

ABILITY TO:

Exercise personal judgment and maturity.

React quickly and calmly in emergencies.

Monitor the activities of swimmers.

Communicate effectively.

Establish and maintain positive working relationships.

Successfully pass initial and follow-up tests of safety and pool procedures as well as successfully complete

backboard drills and CPR reviews.

LICENSES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

Must be at least 16 years old.

American Red Cross certification including Lifeguard, First Aid, and CPR cards.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must be able to react quickly to save a life or lives in

water emergency situations; pull people out of the water; administer first aid; and lift and/or move up to 100

pounds. The employee will work outdoors in variable weather conditions.

Requirements for Applying

Must be at least 16 years of age and have American Red Cross certification including Lifeguard, First Aid, and CPR cards.

How to Apply

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Job Categories: lifeguard. Job Types: Part Time.

Job expires in 15 days.

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