$18.07-$25.63 Hourly / $3,132.13-$4,442.53 Monthly / $37,585.60-$53,310.40 Yearly
Organizes and coordinates programs and activities at an aquatics facility on a year round basis.
Oversees maintenance of swimming area, equipment and supplies when required; backwashes filters; maintains chemical balance and level of water.
Schedules, assigns, trains, oversees, and provides leadership to lower level employees in supervisor's absence; evaluates and identifies training needs to ensure that all safety rules are enforced; develops training classes, curriculum and lesson plans.
Enforces safety rules and ensures that other employees enforce rules to maintain safety of participants; monitors maintenance of all lifesaving equipment and first aid supplies; administers and oversees first aid and lifesaving techniques; responds immediately and takes responsibility in case of emergency.
Conducts periodic checks of all areas patrolled by lower level employees in order to ascertain that rules and regulations are being enforced.
Teaches swimming lessons for both adults and children; teaches CPR, First Aid, Lifeguarding and Water Safety classes; organizes, promotes, and conducts a wide variety of aquatics activities and programs.
Participates in maintenance of records and preparation of reports; prepares attendance sheets, daily reports and special activities summaries; compiles accident reports; maintains payroll, inventory and supply ordering information.
Schedules mandatory recertification of all employees to ensure compliance with standards.
Performs related work as required.
Considerable knowledge of: lifesaving principles and practices; water safety techniques and use of rescue equipment; first aid procedures; water filtration equipment and operating procedures.
Working knowledge of: basic records keeping.
Ability to: monitor the work of other employees; instruct others in swimming and lifesaving methods; enforce rules and regulations firmly, tactfully and impartially; react quickly, calmly and rationally in emergencies; maintain records and compile reports; communicate and interact effectively with the general public; perform duties requiring physical strength and endurance.
Skill in: the operation and maintenance of lifesaving equipment; swimming and lifesaving procedures; lifeguard audits.