10 Jun 2021

Full Time Lifeguard

ST Joesphs University – Posted by Graystone Anywhere

Job Description


Saint Joseph’s University


Position Summary:

The Lifeguard is responsible for guarding their area of responsibility, responding to any level of incident around the facility, enforcing facility rules fairly and politely, checking and recording pool chemicals, being responsive to member and guest requests, ensuring member safety, maintaining communication and relationships with their clients or parents of their students, and other tasks assigned by the Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities and Event Management.


Duties and Responsibilities:    

  • Maintain constant surveillance of patrons in the facility; act immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of emergency.
  • Provide emergency care and treatment as required until the arrival of emergency medical services.
  • Present professional appearance and attitude at all times, and maintain a high standard of customer service.
  • Perform various maintenance duties as directed to maintain a clean and safe facility.
  • Prepare and maintain appropriate activity reports.
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.


Secondary Responsibilities:

The person who holds this position has been classified as a Campus Security Authority under the Jeanne

Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act).

When the need arises, lifeguards may be asked to serve as Aquatic/Rental Events Assistants and will be

compensated accordingly. These additional duties may include:

  • Supervision for third party groups using the pool.
  • Instruction duties for swim lessons.


Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours:

Ability to pass pre-employment physical skills evaluation in relation to job duties as stipulated by the department.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Current certification from an approved lifeguard training program.
  • Current certification in CPR from an approved training program.
  • Must attend required trainings as well as department specific trainings and
  • Successful clearances of the PA Criminal Check, FBI Fingerprint Check and PA Child Abuse Check and completion of an online training module regarding working with minors.


On-line applications only. Please provide a letter of application/interest and resume.  For a complete description of position responsibilities, qualifications, and to apply, please visit: https://jobs.sju.edu/postings/18201.


Saint Joseph’s University is a private, Catholic, and Jesuit institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and make positive contributions to that mission. Saint Joseph’s is an equal opportunity employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce.



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