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Water Country - Lifeguard Supervisor I

Portsmouth, NH, USA, 2300 Lafayette Road, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States of America Req #1509
Sunday, June 28, 2020


The Lifeguard Supervisor will be responsible for managing daily Aquatics department operations including, but not limited to, supervising lifeguards, aquatic attractions, safety checks, and performing lifeguard duties.



  • Direct report for all lifeguards, loaders, and seasonal aquatics team members
  • Responsible for opening and closing procedures for the Aquatics department
  • Responsible for enforcing all park policies, rules and regulations
  • Resolve guest and team member complaints and issues
  • Responsible for administrative duties such as daily audits, VAT logs, rescue reports, accident reports, time cards, labor laws, updates of operational logs, reports, and statistical record keeping
  • Maintain all aquatics equipment and properly inventory all supplies
  • Responsible for remaining rescue-ready at all times and performing or training professional rescuer duties as needed, remaining current in all skills, and remaining on-call as needed
  • General knowledge of water chemistry and water testing
  • Understand the emergency procedure to be followed in case of an incident
  • Inspect the attractions and report unsafe conditions and equipment to Aquatics Manager
  • Attend or facilitate weekly in-service training, and maintain 4 hours per month
  • Follow all state and federal employment practices and laws at all times
  • Develop, implement and monitor schedules for the Aquatics department
  • Inspires and motivates team members to work together and achieve success beyond expectations
  • Receive and maintain an Ellis & Associates ILTP Special Facilities Lifeguard certification
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Minimum of one (1) year/season lifeguard experience
  • Be in good physical condition; be dependable, alert, enthusiastic, strongly motivated and dedicated
  • Must be able to sit, stand, or walk for long periods of time
  • Must have corrected 20/25 vision with near and far acuity
  • Must be able to read, write, and understand the English language
  • Must be able to communicate and effectively work with others
  • Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills
  • Willingness to cross train into other operation departments
  • This position requires standing, walking, crouching, bending, stooping, twisting, kneeling, and lifting up to 50lbs
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Ability to work outdoors in varying climates including exposure to direct sunlight

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal
  • Portsmouth, NH, USA, 2300 Lafayette Road, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States of America