Lifeguard

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
1. Maintain safe swimming conditions in the pool, deck and surrounding areas.
2. Builds effective relationships with members; help members to have the best experience possible each time they visit the pool by providing exemplary lifeguarding and customer service.
3. Ensures pool and locker room area is clean and secure during shift.
4.Reports incidents and hazardous conditions to supervisor.
5. Follows KCC policies and procedures; responds to emergency situations to standard proper standard of care based on training qualifications.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Ability to read and interpret instructions, procedures, manuals, and other documents.
2. Ability to report and record maintenance requests.
3. Ability to provide exemplary customer service.
4. Currently Certified by Red Cross or ELLIS as a lifeguard with CPR and First Aid endorsement. Water park certification a plus.
WORK ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
• Ability to perform all physical aspects of the position; including walking, standing, bending, reaching, and lifting.
• The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to interact with members for extended periods of time and must be an effective, polite and professional communicator
. • The employee frequently is required to sit and stand for extended periods of time and must be able to move around the work environment.
• The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
• Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust.
• The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.