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On Sunday, February 25, the Kroll Family Aquatics Center will be closed from 9am-1pm for our member pool party. We apologize for the inconvenience.
On Sunday, February 25, the Kroll Family Aquatics Center will be closed from 9am-1pm for our member pool party. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Lifeguard

Our Per Diem Lifeguard is responsible for assisting in supporting and enforcing rules and regulations and for the safety of the pool facility within the lifeguard certifications. He/she/they are also responsible for ensuring the safety of patrons within the pool area (s) by preventing and responding to emergencies. Applicants must be responsible, alert, reliable, and have a strong work ethic and a positive attitude.

How You’ll Help Us Be Successful:

  • Enforce and follow pool rules and use proper lifeguarding procedures when needed
  • Educate members and non-members on safe water habits
  • Monitor pool areas as assigned
  • Maintain constant surveillance of members and non-members in the pool area
  • Act immediately and appropriately to secure the safety of members and non-members in the event of an emergency
  • Provide emergency care and treatment as required until the arrival of emergency medical service
  • Perform appropriate water rescues when necessary
  • Assist with various camps and programs as assigned
  • Participates in special events as directed by the Aquatics Director
  • Perform various opening and closing duties as described on the daily to-do list
  • Perform various maintenance duties as directed to maintain a clean and safe facility
  • Prepare pool surroundings for daily use, including but not limited to straightening tables, chairs, pool equipment, and offices; and disposing of trash and debris
  • Keep the Aquatics Director informed of any problems arising with members and non-members
  • Report all accidents, administer first aid, and incidents with an injury report
  • Check the quality of the pool water for the required times, record measurements, and any abnormal pool readings
  • Check all safety equipment when coming on duty and report any unsafe conditions to the Aquatics Director
  • Attend all scheduled lifeguard training sessions.
  • Attend to specific setup, breakdown, and/or cleaning duties adherent to your shift
  • Report to the Aquatics Director any substitutions, pool maintenance problems, discipline problems, abnormal pool chemical readings, and any safety concerns
  • Additional duties as assigned by the supervisor

What You’ll Need To Be Successful:

  • American Red Cross CPR/AED for the professional rescuer
  • Nassau County Lifeguard Certification (IA or IB)
  • Swim lesson instruction or coaching experience preferred
  • Water Safety Instructor Certification preferred
  • Reliable team player with the ability to work under pressure and multitask
  • Excellent communication with employees, members, and guests
  • Enthusiastic, friendly, positive attitude and professional appearance

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