Opportunity Living

Lifeguard

Date Posted
January 14, 2022
Type
Part Time
Location
1890 E Main St
Lake City, IA 51449, US

Job Details

Responsible for observing all swimming patrons in order to prevent and respond to emergencies, and provide a positive and safe recreational experience.

Requirements

  • Maintain constant surveillance of patrons in the facility; acts immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of an emergency.
  • Provide emergency care and treatment required until the arrival of emergency medical services.
  • Present a professional appearance and attitude at all times, and maintains a high standard of customer service.
  • File and maintain adequate record keeping of patron attendance and admission.
  • Secure all money that is received for admission, facility use, and operation of equipment.
  • Performs various maintenance duties as directed to maintain a clean and safe facility.
  • Lock all doors and secure the entire facility after regular business hours.
  • Answer incoming calls.
  • Check the gauges that monitor pool operations.
  • Monitor pool chemical levels.
  • Gather articles around pool deck, gym, and locker rooms and place in Lost and Found when necessary.
  • Gather and empty trash to disposal areas.
  • Maintain flexibility of schedules to provide adequate coverage.
  • Assist in ensuring the effective and efficient operation of the organization by performing all duties as assigned by supervisor/manager.
  • Maintain professional competency by participating in continuing education, in-services, and personal growth experiences.
  • Protect the privacy of clients/members and staff by maintaining confidentiality of records and personal information and follow all policies and procedures under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

 

Qualifications

  • Certified Lifeguard and current training in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
  • Ability to follow routine verbal and written instructions.
  • Knowledge of customer service standards and procedures.
  • Must have sincere respect for and desire to work with persons with disabilities.
  • Commitment to Opportunity Living’s Mission and Vision.
  • Must have the ability to communicate with all persons in a culturally competent manner.
  • Ability to pass criminal/registry background checks.
  • Clear tuberculosis screening.
  • Ability to pass and maintain required trainings such as CPR/First Aid, Dependent Adult/Child Abuse, and Behavior Management Program, or other training as assigned per specific job duties.

Contact Information

Brook Mikkelsen - Director of Human Resources

bmikkelsen@opportunityliving.org

(712) 464-8961 

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