7 Oct 2021

Part Time Lifeguard

JCCSF – Posted by dpatton San Francisco, California, United States

Job Description


The JCCSF is home to one of the top indoor swim destinations in the Bay Area – the newly remodeled Gallanter Family Aquatics Center. As we prepare to reopen the doors in October, we’re looking for talented, inspiring, fun-loving people to join our all-new aquatics program team. More than just a beloved neighborhood pool, we treat each day as an opportunity to improve the health and well-being of our community. If you’re the type of person who isn’t afraid to jump into new opportunities with both feet, then we’d love to talk to you!

We are actively looking for enthusiastic, motivated, and dedicated individuals to join our team. Ready to take the plunge? Learn more about the lifeguard position below.

General Description: 

Guard the pool by performing patron surveillance, consistently enforcing safety rules, and providing appropriate supervision for the pool and spa areas. Lifeguards are responsible for ensuring a safe and fun environment in and around the pool area. All JCCSF Lifeguards are expected to have outstanding customer-service skills and current American Red Cross (ARC) certification.  


  • Perform Primary and Secondary duties as stated in Lifeguard Expectations. 
  • Perform patron surveillance. 
  • Be on deck, in proper JCCSF lifeguard uniform, and ready to work by the start of each shift. 
  • Ensure safety in and around the pool area at all times. 
  • Rescue swimmers who need assistance.
  • Render first aid and CPR as necessary in and outside of Aquatics Department. Anticipate hazardous conditions and take steps to reduce unnecessary risks. 
  • Proactively assist lap swimmers with finding a spot to swim in the lap pool by speed/ ability. 
  • Maintain the pool area so that the area is kept clean and safe at all times. 
  • Check pool chemicals as scheduled. 
  • Maintain ongoing record books for pool usage as scheduled. 
  • Complete all required reports in a timely, professional manner. 
  • Create a warm and welcoming environment for all members. 
  • Display a positive, customer-service-focused and professional image. 
  • Maintain appropriate certifications. 
  • Attend all mandatory trainings or staff meetings as scheduled. 
  • Understand safety and emergency-preparedness procedures for the JCCSF.  
  • Understand and honor the JCCSF Mission, Core Values and Customer-Service Standards in and outside the Aquatics Center.   
  • Perform additional duties as needed. 


  • Current ARC Lifeguard Training Certification or equivalent
  • Current ARC CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer or equivalent 
  • Consistency, reliability and punctuality
  • Basic understanding of pool chemistry testing and adjusting
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong swimming background
  • Ability to perform in-water saves
  • Good communication skills 


  • Hourly, non-exempt 

Health & Safety: In order to keep staff and participants as safe and healthy as possible, all staff working on-site will be required to be vaccinated (COVID-19) prior to beginning work. Please reach out to [email protected] if you have questions.

How to Apply

Clink on the link below to apply: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=664e3e33-fc2e-4980-8fc9-1fabdda458c2&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=422387&source=CC2&lang=en_US

Job Categories: Lifeguard/Camp Counselor. Job Types: Part Time. Job Tags: #Aquatics, Administrator, coordinator, lifeguard, and Swim-Instructor. Salaries: Hourly.

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