Position Title: Lifeguard
Supervisor: Aquatics Director
The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities or requirements of this position. Employees are expected to perform other functions as assigned or requested to further support the organization’s mission.
The Lifeguard is responsible for enforcing regulations and maintaining discipline; to rescue swimmers in distress and administer First Aid and CPR if needed; and to do related work as required. This position includes ensuring the safety of all pool patrons, be alert of all activities in and around the pool while on duty and to assist with general maintenance and cleanup activities.
Essential Position Responsibilities
Education, Experience and Requirements
No supervisory responsibilities required.
While performing the duties of this job, the Lifeguard is regularly required to use hands to handle or feel objects, equipment or controls, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear. The employee must be in good physical condition to enable them to perform any rescues, First Aid or CPR. The employee must also have excellent swimming abilities and may be asked to demonstrate his or her abilities as well as maintain his or her fitness level. The employee must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required for this job include close vision, distance vision up to 75 feet to keep pool patrons in view, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment for this position is an outdoor junior Olympic pool and pool area. It will include being around the pool deck and in the water for an extended period of time. The noise level may be medium to loud. The work include may include other factors such as varying climate changes.
Our Mission: To provide programs and services that contribute to the sound development of individuals of all ages and to offer opportunities to enhance an appreciation of Jewish and democratic values in Long Beach and West Orange County.
Our Vision: The Alpert Jewish Community Center is a Jewish neighborhood and gathering place that is the heart of Jewish learning and activities, designed to improve its members' lives in conjunction with their family, synagogue, local organizations, and the general community.