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Life Guards for Asheville JCC Year-Round Pool

The Asheville Jewish Community Center is seeking Certified Lifeguards. Our state-of-the-art facility offers a 6-lane, 25-yard competition indoor/outdoor pool with the only one-meter spring board diving board in WNC. The Certified Lifeguard, under the supervision of the Aquatics and Wellness Director, shares in the JCC’s commitment to the highest quality programs while maintaining excellent customer service. Certified Lifeguards are the central point of connection between the JCC and aquatics program participants. Certified Lifeguards support the mission of the JCC by ensuring that every individual using the JCC pool receives a warm welcome while also ensuring that a safe and secure environment is maintained at all times both in the water and out.

Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent preferred

Experience/Skills:
Red Cross Lifeguard Certification, Red Cross CPR certification and Advanced First Aid certification for infant, child, and adult (required)
Ability to successfully complete all life guarding prerequisites to American Red Cross standards
Ability to lift, push and pull up to 50 lbs
Must be 15 years of age or older

Compensation: DOE

Exceptional interpersonal skills
Exceptional verbal communication skills
Exceptional customer service skills
Ability to work with all age groups
Engaging, Responsive, Professional
Knowledge of Jewish culture, values, and traditions (preferred)
Principal Responsibilities:

Certified lifeguards are an integral part of the JCC Aquatics Facility. Being alert, knowledgeable, and approachable to all members, guests, and fellow co-workers is a must in providing a safe and enjoyable experience for all.

Must maintain and be current with all Lifeguard, CPR, and First Aid Certifications and provide documentation of certifications
Attentive and active monitoring of all member activity in and out of pool
Maintain clean and proper working order for all emergency equipment, pool equipment, bathrooms, pool furniture, pool, pool deck surface, and pool grounds
Stay informed about programs and schedules in order to respond to aquatics program or facility inquiries; welcome and help orient new and prospective aquatics program participants
Troubleshoot and resolve member questions/concerns/special circumstances
Stay informed of party/pool rental schedules and assist customers to ensure satisfaction
Enforce all JCC safety and security policies and procedures
Dress in company-approved clothing
Successfully work with staff and members of all ages https://www.jcc-asheville.org/employment/certified-lifeguard/

Website: https://www.jcc-asheville.org/employment/certified-lifeguard/


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