18 Jul 2022

Part Time Lifeguard (PT)

JCC Chicago – Posted by JCC Chicago Northbrook, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Position:                                                Lifeguards (PT)

At JCC Chicago, lifeguards play a vital role in maintaining a safe environment of our guests.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Ability to lift/move children up to 40 lbs.
  • Physical stamina and agility required to be mobile for long periods throughout the day (up to 4 hours/day in pool).
  • Must also be able to hold and/or support children in chest deep water.
  • Ability to lift children and adults out of the pool in an emergency.
  • Ability to move from sitting (chair and floor) to standing position easily and quickly.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time and be able to run and actively engage physically with those in and out of the swimming pool.
  • Ability to react with physical and mental alertness in emergency situations (jump into the pool to rescue anyone that need assistance; small child(ren) to adults weighing more than 200 pounds using proper rescue equipment).
  • Must be able to rotate head side to side to scan the pool while lifeguarding and be physically and mentally alert in emergency situations including rotating head to side to side.
  • Ability to use of hands and arms for grasping, pulling, pushing and sliding aquatic chairs, pool stairs and PVC benches both in and out of the water.
  • Ability to set up and take down the pool (includes putting in/ removing stairs into the pool, placing lane lines in the pool by bending down and wrenching them in).


Monday 4:00-9:00pm, Wednesday 4:00-9:00pm, Friday 4:00-6:00pm and/or Saturday 8:00-10:00am


Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Training and First Aid certification, as well as CPR for the Professional Rescuer certification preferred. Recertification and Certification training is available.

How to Apply

Lifeguards (PT) | JCC Careers (ultipro.com)

Job Categories: lifeguard. Job Types: Part Time. Salaries: Hourly.

Job expires in 34 days.

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