LIfeguard

Job Description:

Have a desire to improve lives through exercise? Join a team where you grow and learn while having a blast! We are currently looking for outgoing, highly energetic, and driven individuals who want to make a difference.

 

In addition to a rewarding, fast-paced work environment, our team members receive:

  • Multiple Branches from Redwood City to South San Jose
  • Competitive Pay Range: $10.55 – $13.71 / hour
  • Ongoing training
  • Opportunities for career development & growth
  • Complimentary YMCA membership
  • Reduced fees on YMCA programs
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan

 

What a Lifeguard does: To perform this job successfully a YMCA Lifeguard must be able to perform these duties:

Protect the participants in your care

Abide by the YMCA Aquatics Safety Code of Conduct.

Learn the names of members and greet them when they arrive at the pool.

Be responsible for the pool until relieved by another guard.

Attend National YMCA certification trainings, regular in-service trainings and other trainings and meetings as they are held.

Respond to any potential emergency situation immediately. Use appropriate emergency procedures, and provide appropriate care

 

Qualifications:

The following certifications are required. If you are a strong swimmer but do not have these certifications, the YMCA provides training to certify you.

  • YMCA, Red Cross, or other nationally recognized Lifeguard certification
  • CPR for Professional Rescuer (including AED);
  • Oxygen Administration;
  • Standard First Aid (or accredited equivalent).
  • Possess all YMCA of Silicon Valley mandatory trainings within 90 days of hire:
  • Completion of skills test, including 2 minutes of treading water with hands out
  • Ability to swim 500 yards
  • Minimum 16 years of age

 

Interested?

  1. Go to www.ymcasv.org/association/html/employment.html.
  2. Click “Search for Job Openings”.
  3. In the “What” line, type in the job title Lifeguard. In the “Where” line type the city if you know it (leaving this line blank will give you all the locations we have posted), then select the Blue arrow.
  4. Select the job you’re most interested in viewing. You’ll see the details of the job in the right hand column.

5.  If you want to apply, click the blue “Apply” button and the system will walk you through each step of the process.

How to Apply

1. Go to www.ymcasv.org/association/html/employment.html. 2. Click “Search for Job Openings”. 3. In the “What” line, type in the job title Lifeguard. In the “Where” line type the city if you know it (leaving this line blank will give you all the locations we have posted), then select the Blue arrow. 4. Select the job you’re most interested in viewing. You’ll see the details of the job in the right hand column. 5. If you want to apply, click the blue “Apply” button and the system will walk you through each step of the process.

Contact Information

Scott Glissmeyer

80 Saratoga Ave
Santa Clara Ca 95051

phone: 4080-351-6434