Hofstra University is looking to recruit Lifeguards to ensure the safety of visitors to our aquatic facility. The Lifeguard will explain safety rules to patrons and enforce the policies and procedures of the Hofstra Swim Center. To ensure success you need to assess situations swiftly and make judicious decisions regarding the safety of swimmers. Top candidates are excellent communicators, swift, and safety minded. This is a part time hourly paid position.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Ensure the safety of visitors to our aquatic facility; communicate and enforce safety regulations with guests, including COVID-19 protocols.
Enforce the policies and procedures of the Hofstra Swim Center.
Inspect swimming pool areas, locker rooms, and restrooms.
Maintain pool equipment and monitor and record pool temperatures.
Respond to and take appropriate action to resolve concerns and complaints from guests.
Enforce no water play equipment.
Keep supervisor/manager informed of situations related to pool operation.
Must attend and satisfactorily complete all necessary training programs.
CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.
Nassau County Department of Health Lifeguard Card.
Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.
Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the w...orld who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.