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Davidson College Lifeguard / Aquatic Facility Staff

Apply now Job no: 492713
Categories: Temporary, Summer Employment
Department: Athletics - Lake Campus

The Davidson College aquatics program is hiring lifeguards for summer 2018. Lifeguards are facility personnel responsible for ensuring safe water activities and site supervision for Cannon Pool and the Davidson College Lake Campus. All staff are required to be Lifeguard & CPR/1st Aid certified by the 1st day of work.

Specific Job Responsibilities:

  • Cannon Pool

    • Attentive supervision of lap swimmers in water and on pool deck
    • Require CAT Cards and record time in/time out for lap swimmers
    • Conduct swim tests for youth from Davidson Athletic Camps
    • Ensure safety of youth campers in pool
    • Maintain a clear pool deck
    • Enforce all rules posted in pool
    • Open and close pool at beginning and end of shifts
    • Respond to emergencies
  • Lake Campus

    • Ensure safe environment at beach and swim area of Lake Campus
    • Setup/break down equipment and specific facility areas daily including but not limited to: cleaning restrooms, removing trash and recycling, maintaining lifeguard equipment such as chair, tubes, backboard and first aid supplies, raking beach, and beach games
    • Maintain coverage at gate house at front of facility during Day Camp at the Lake weekdays and for outside groups on weekends
    • Enforce all rules posted at Lake Campus
    • Respond to emergencies

Required Qualifications:

  • Current CPR/1st Aid Certification
  • Current Lifeguard Certification
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule of approximately 35-40 hours per week – lifeguards collectively cover 7 days per week
  • Available May 28-August 3

To Apply: Please submit a resume with your application.  Review of applications will begin immediately. Apply online at http://employment.davidson.edu  


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