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Lifeguard

Downtown YMCA, 512 Lamar Street, Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America Req #406
Friday, November 29, 2019

POSITION SUMMARY:
This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Maintains safe swimming conditions in the pool, deck, and surrounding areas. Creates a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety and engagement in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures. 
 

This starting rate for this position is $9/hr and is subject to change depending on experience. 
You must be at least 16 years of age for this position.



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Maintains active surveillance of the pool area.
  • Knows/reviews all emergency procedures and responds to emergency situations immediately in accordance with YMCA policies, procedures, and the “safe-in-six” model. Completes related reports as required.
  • Maintains effective, positive relationships with the members, participants and other staff.
  • Knows, understands, and consistently applies safety rules, policies and guidelines for the pool and aquatic area. Maintains accurate records as required by the YMCA and/or the state Health Department code.
  • Performs equipment checks and ensures appropriate equipment is available as needed.
  • Checks the pool for hazardous conditions when arriving.
  • Performs chemical testing when not guarding, as required, and takes appropriate action.
  • Attends all staff meetings and in-service training.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

YMCA COMPETENCIES (Leader):
  • Values - Accepts and demonstrates the Y’s values.
  • Decision Making - Makes sound judgments, and transfers learning from one situation to another.
  • Quality Results - Strives to meet or exceed goals and deliver a high-value experience for members.
  • Self-Development - Pursues self-development that enhances job performance.
 
For more information contact Ryan Castillo at rcastillo@ymcafw.org

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Downtown YMCA, 512 Lamar Street, Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America