Colorado Jobs

Colorado Jobs

Job Information

City Of Fort Morgan Lifeguard/Water Safety Instructor in Fort Morgan, Colorado

QUALIFICATIONSPage 2 of 2Education and/or Experience: Minimum age 15 (lifeguard); Minimum age 16 (WSI)Language Skills: Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Ability to communicate effectively over the telephone and in person.Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Valid American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Valid WSI Certification (forWSI only) Valid CPR/First Aid CertificationWAGE: $12.97/Hr.DAYS/HRS: Daytime hrs. to include weekends.DESCRIPTION:POSITION SUMMARYUnder the direct supervision of Pool Manager, Assistant Pool Managerand/or the Recreation Superintendent, implements all water safety policiesand procedures and supervises patrons in and around the swimming pool.Certified Water Safety Instructors will instruct patrons in proper swimmingtechniques.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Assists the Pool Manager and the Asst. Pool Manager with the day-to-dayoperation of the Fort Morgan Aquatics Center. Supervises and oversees swimmers at all times to ensure their safety. Prevents accidents and minimize or eliminate hazardous situations. Respond quickly to emergency situations. Enforces the established pool rules and disciplines violators if necessary. Follows the lifeguard procedures manual. Performs first aid when necessary. Teaches swim lessons in compliance with all rules and regulations(WSI's only). Communicates with other lifeguards and staff the need for additionalassistance or equipment in emergency situations. Maintain cleanliness of the pool building, deck, and area surroundingthe swimming pool. Participates and assists with special events as required and associatedwith the summer program. Able to work weekends, holidays, variable shifts and in potentiallyhazardous conditions. Sets an example of responsibility and maturity as well as safety when inthe presence of participants who view recreation staff members as role models. Other duties as assigned.LOCATION: Fort Morgan

DirectEmployers