Pools Supervisor

Applications due 11/19/23

Job Description:

Date posted: November 7, 2023

Location: 900 South Randolph Way, Tucson, AZ, USA

The City of Tucson Parks and Recreation Department is looking for a creative, people-focused


who is passionate about Aquatics and delivering excellent service to the public.

This position requires the ability to supervise staff located in multiple locations while ensuring facilities are compliant with local and state health and safety requirements.

Beyond staff management and development, there is a significant focus on delivering public programs such as Learn-to Swim, Aquatics Fitness, Swim Team, and facilitating public access to open swim.

As part of the aquatics team, the ideal candidate must enjoy partnering to deliver goals and participate in short-and-long range division planning.

General Description
The Pools Supervisor supervises personnel in conducting safe aquatic activities at a swimming pool, and maintains and monitors pool facilities, equipment and water quality.
Essential Functions
Supervises and coordinates the equivalent of two or more fulltime employees and all assigned work in a unit ensuring timely and quality activities to respond to the needs of the City, community, department, and unit.

Assists with the implementation, evaluation and interpretation of department policies, projects and procedures.

Manages, coordinates, and determines priorities of work load, monitoring levels of resources, establishing time lines, assigning work, monitoring progress, recommending changes and suggestions, writing, reviewing and editing reports prepared by staff, and approving completed projects and reports.

Implements controls for appropriate unit staffing and effectiveness by participating in the recruitment and hiring of employees, making recommendations on employee discipline, and other human resources issues, evaluating and managing employee performance, discussing and identifying personnel issues and facilitating resolutions, promoting positive morale in the unit, ensuring staff is trained appropriately for maximum performance, and providing leadership and guidance.

Contributes to the needs of the community and City by implementing and causing others to implement the organization’s values and strategies by leading through example, competency, and accountabilities.

Provides customer service by responding to information requests, conducting research, providing solutions to problems, and correcting errors.

Ensures that unit work conforms to local, state, and federal governmental regulations, and other applicable rules and requirements.

Maintains facilities by cleaning, washing and vacuuming pools, conducting water quality tests, sweeping and hosing decks and bathrooms, inspecting equipment, reporting deficiencies and adding chemicals as needed.

Coordinates in facility programming, maintaining and ordering supplies and reconciling cash.

Provides customer service by resolving or redirecting customer complaints and contacting organizations regarding water safety and activities.

Works with City and school swim coaches, and other groups.

Minimum Qualifications
Minimum Education Level & Type: High School Diploma or G.E.D.

Minimum Experience Qualifications: At least 1 year supervisory experience in conducting safe aquatics activities at a swimming pool and maintaining pool facilities and water quality

Special Job Requirements
Must possess at the time of application and maintain valid Lifeguard, Water and Safety Instructor, CPR and First Aid Certifications.

Pima County Health Department Certified Pool Operator

How to Apply

Apply online by Nov. 19. https://tucsonparks.info/poolsup

Contact Information

Sierra Boyer

900 S. Randolph Way

phone: 5208378032