Aquatics Director

Applications due 12/08/19

Job Description:

Location: Santa Clara, CA, USA

This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Aquatics Director will assist with program quality and the planning and implementation of programs.


  • Responsible for recruiting, training, coaching and leading lifeguards
  • Ensure staff maintain all required certifications
  • Administrative duties include staff development (recruitment, selection, scheduling, training, supervision, etc.)
  • Assist with Branch events and the Annual Giving Campaign.
  • Build and maintain close and positive relationships with participants and parents.
  • Follow all policies and procedures in the Y Aquatic’s SOP Manual created and or approved by the Association.
  • Maintain a safe environment at all times.
  • Attend training and meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • A Bachelor degree or 1 year of aquatic experience
  • Enthusiastic, Fun, Great Personality
  • Ability to effectively interact with participants, parents, and staff
  • Available on weekend and evenings as needed.
  • Possess the following certifications at the time of hire:
    • CPR for the Professional Rescuer or accredited equivalent
    • Emergency Oxygen Administration
    • Standard First Aid
    • Lifeguard certification
    • YMCA Swim Instructor certification preferred
  • Possess or obtain within 90 days of hire the following YMCA trainings:
    • YMCA Lifeguard certification
    • YMCA Swim Instructor certification;
    • YMCA Lifeguard Instructor
    • YMCA Swim Lesson Trainer

How to Apply

Apply via our career site:

This position is available at our Central, Sequoia and Southwest locations.

Contact Information

Alexis Loera

phone: 4083516433