Under the supervision of the Associate Director and Managers, the Lifeguard position is responsible for providing a safe, friendly and secure atmosphere for members and participants. Responsible for ensuring the safety of patrons by preventing and responding to accidents involving water rescues, first aid or CPR.
POSITION SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
Supervise recreational lap swimming, swim lessons, and Athletic Camps
Enforce policies and procedures set forth from the Aquatics Department to ensure safety.
Perform rescue duties as necessary.
Attend all scheduled in-service training and staff meetings.
Perform daily tasks such as cleaning the pool deck and picnic areas.
Facilitate swim tests to children participating in Athletic camps.
Conduct daily course changeovers based on daily schedules in an efficient manner.
Represent the LMU Campus Recreation department in and around the pool area.
Perform other duties as assigned or requested.
Minimum 1 year experience as a certified Lifeguard.
Knowledge of water hazards, pool safety, lifesaving techniques and first aid; principles and techniques of swimming and lifesaving; and appropriate safety precautions and procedures.
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.