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Field Club of Greenwich seeks to employ lifeguards for the Summer of 2017 beginning the Friday, May 26 (Memorial Day weekend) through Labor Day weekend. As part of preparation for the season staff will need to be available certain dates prior to the start of the season.
It is the responsibility of a lifeguard to maintain the health, safety and welfare of members and guests using the Field Club of Greenwich swimming pool. This includes the essential and auxiliary duties listed below:
To supervise the activities of swimmers by enforcing rules and regulations.
To warn swimmers of improper activities or hazards.
To rescue persons in distress and or in danger of drowning by using the appropriate rescue skills
To notify the Aquatic Director of any accidents, rescues, or problems that arise.
To report to the Aquatic Director any equipment that is in need of repair.
Adherence to all workplace policies
To answer inquiries pertaining to the use of the pool.
To conduct water quality tests three times per day.
To direct all helpful suggestions from participants and others to the Director of Aquatics.
To maintain attendance and activity record and complete required reports.
To assist in cleaning and maintaining the pool and related areas and facilities.
To serve as ambassador of the Club and engage with the members in a respectful, professional, and positive manner. This includes wearing proper Lifeguard attire and displaying appropriate behavior on duty (e.g., no cell phone use while on duty).
Qualifications: The Applicant must be current on the following certifications: Lifeguard, CPR/AED, and First Aid. The Applicant must also possess good swimming skills.