UNIVERSITY OF IOWA Lifeguard in Iowa City, Iowa
LifeguardPosting ID123594DepartmentRecreational Services/Student LifeJobcodeTemp Professional EmployeeWorking TitleLifeguardDetailsPOSITION SUMMARY:The Division of Student Life; Recreational Services is seeking a Lifeguard to ensure the safety of all patrons by preventing and responding to emergencies in Recreational Services Pools.Duties to include:Recognize and respond quickly and effectively to emergencies.Enforce policies, rules, and regulations for all Recreational Services pools.Inspect the facility and report any unsafe conditions or equipment to the supervisor.Perform maintenance and cleaning duties for general upkeep of the facility.Perform pool chemical tests and complete chemical logs.Complete records and reports.Track and record pool user attendance.Attend and participate in regularly scheduled in-service training sessions.Maintain fitness level (swimming skills, strength, and endurance).Maintain lifeguarding skills and knowledge on an ongoing basis.Maintain current certifications including any additional safety training.Assist as needed with setup and teardown of aquatic center events.Ensure appropriate pool setup for aquatic center programs.Open and close pool areas during aquatic programs.Complete additional duties as assigned by supervisor.POSITION BASICS:Hourly Rate/Range:$11.00WORK SCHEDULE:Hours:6-20 hours/week Shift:Shift times vary between 5:45 am - 10:00 pm Work Week:May work weekends Additional Hours:As neededBUILDING A CAREER AND A LIFE AT IOWA:At the University of Iowa, we recognize the important relationship between productive careers and quality personal lives. Please reference the resources on our web page that are designed to assist you to successfully build a career and build a life: https://worklife.uiowa.edu/ (https://worklife.uiowa.edu/)REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Ability to use independent judgment when needed.Must be able to work a minimum of 8 hours per week.Must be able to successfully pass the pre-employment Lifeguard skills test.DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:Possession of a valid American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED certification.Possession of a valid American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor certification.Possession of a valid American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification.Previous Lifeguard experience.The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.ContactCOLTON SMITHPhone: 319-335-6206Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgApplication InstructionsGo to the Division of Student Life Portal to complete an online application: https://apps.studentlife.uiowa.edu/seoAd Start Date04/05/2021Ad End Date04/30/2021The University of Iowa prohibits discrimination in employment or in its educational programs and activities on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preference. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies.