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Lifeguard I/II

Company: CHICO AREA RECREATION AND PARK
Location: Chico
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

DescriptionESSENTIAL AND MARGINAL FUNCTIONS:May include, but are not limited to, the following:Preventative lifeguarding and patron surveillance.Enforce pool rules.Execute water rescues and emergency assists to patrons using appropriate life guarding techniques.Administer CPR and first aid to patrons.Complete safety and hazard checklists as required.Successfully demonstrate certification requirements during periodic drills and in-service.Provide quality customer service; have positive communication and interaction with patrons, program participants, parents, customers, and co-workers, and maintain a professional demeanor.Teach swimming lessons and create lesson plans as required. Lifeguard II - must be 17 years of age or older by hire date and have at least 1 season's experience working in an Aquatic setting. Must have at least one full season working as a lifeguard.First review of applications will be March 1st, however position will remain open until all spots are filled.RequirementsMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Possession of or ability to obtain a current Lifeguard Training certification per aquatic season requirements. Possession of or ability to obtain a current CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certification (or equivalent) per aquatic season requirements. Possession of or ability to obtain a current First Aid for Public Safety Personnel -Title 22 certification (or higher) per aquatic season requirements. Water Safety Instructor (WSI) certification is desired. Must have experience working with children and the general public. Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions. Ability to effectively communicate including projecting voice across distance. Level of hearing and vision necessary to perform essential functions of the position. Ability to read and write at a level necessary for acceptable job performance. Ability to follow CARD regulations and guidelines for emergencies. Ability to be in compliance with and meet criminal history checks requirements.PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS Ability to remain alert, with no lapses in consciousness. Frequent sitting, including in and around an elevated chair; walking or standing for long periods of time on slippery ground. Occasional bending, twisting, kneeling, or squatting. Hear noises and distress signals in an aquatic environment with background noises. Frequent hearing and talking in person; occasionally by phone. Constant use of overall vision. Frequent lifting, pushing, or pulling up to 25 pounds; occasionally up to 50 pounds; and occasionally up to 100 pounds or more utilizing rescue equipment and techniques. Frequent grasping, holding, and reaching, including reaching over head or shoulder. Frequent participant, public, and co-worker contact. Occasional exposure to loud noises and large groups of people.WORKING CONDITIONSWork performed in an outdoor environment subject to weather conditions, sun exposure, and water exposure. Duties include exposure recreation-related field noise or street noise. Travel in between sites within a 6 mile radius may be required.

Keywords: CHICO AREA RECREATION AND PARK, Chico , Lifeguard I/II, Other , Chico, California

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