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Pool Lifeguard job – City of Boynton Beach – Boynton Beach, FL

Posted by | January 17, 2017 | Lifeguard Jobs

Pool Lifeguard City of Boynton Beach – Boynton Beach, FL

$14.65 an hour – Part-time

The chosen candidate will work up to 29.5 hours per week Tuesday-Saturday. The purpose of this classification is to protect lives by overseeing and ensuring the safety of visitors to the pool.

Essential Functions: The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Oversees the activities of visitors to the pool; takes preventive safety actions; provides emergency first aid; performs CPR; makes rescues; contacts appropriate medical or emergency personnel when necessary. Cleans the pool and related facilities on a regular schedule. Meets and greets patrons; resolves conflicts; explains pool rules, regulations and policies. Takes part in training programs to improve lifeguarding skills. Teaches swimming lessons to patrons. Registers participants, operates cash register. Assists with special events. Maintains high physical fitness level through mandatory work outs. Prepares incident reports. Performs related tasks as required. May operate City vehicles for work related purposes as designated by supervisor.

ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Keeps pool free of dangerous debris. Assists in maintaining equipment. Answers the telephone. Performs other related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications: Must possess and maintain current certification in American Red Cross (ARC) Lifeguard Training, and ARC or American Heart Association certification in CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida driver’s license. PREFERRED

QUALIFICATIONS Possess the Water Safety Instructors (WSI) certification. Supplemental Information: Data Utilization : Requires the ability to compile, assemble, copy, record and/or transcribe data according to a prescribed schema or plan. Includes judging whether readily observable functional, structural or compositional characteristics are similar to or divergent from prescribed standards, procedures or routines. Human Interaction : Requires the ability to provide guidance, assistance, and/or interpretation to others regarding the application of procedures and standards to specific situations. Equipment, Machinery, Tools, and Materials Utilization : Requires the ability to start, stop, operate and monitor the functioning of equipment, machinery, tools, and/or materials used in performing essential functions. Verbal Aptitude : Requires the ability to utilize a wide variety of reference and descriptive data and information. Mathematical Aptitude : Requires the ability to perform addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Functional Reasoning : Requires the ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagrammatic form. Involves semi-routine standardized work with some latitude for independent judgment concerning choices of action. Situational Reasoning : Requires the ability to exercise judgment, decisiveness and creativity in situations involving the evaluation of information against sensory, judgmental, or subjective criteria, as opposed to that which is clearly measurable or verifiable.

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Ocean Rescue Lifeguard – Part Time job – City of Boca Raton, FL – Boca Raton, FL 

Posted by | January 17, 2017 | Lifeguard Jobs, Open Water Lifeguards

Ocean Rescue Lifeguard – Part Time City of Boca Raton, FL – Boca Raton, FL $13.95 – $23.79 an hour – Part-time

ATTENTION: To be considered for employment with the City of Boca Raton, applicants must provide at least ten (10) years of continuous employment history, if applicable. In the event the applicant has not been employed for ten (10) continuous years, all time for the ten (10) year period prior to the date of application must be accounted for including periods of school, unemployment and retirement. PRE-EMPLOYMENT TESTING INFORMATION: Qualified applicants will be contacted and required to participate in pre-employment swim test, test will be held on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 8:00AM . You will be scheduled for this testing after it has been determined that the minimum qualifications and licenses requirements have been met. GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK Performs responsible protective service (ocean rescue) work in ocean rescue operations in accordance with established guidelines and policies; does related work as required. Work is performed under immediate supervision. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Observes beach and ocean from tower for unusual and/or unsafe conditions and activities; Signals boaters, surfers, and jet skiers to stay out of safe swimming areas; Maintains an awareness of, prevents, and reacts to life-threatening situations; Patrols beach on foot, warns beach patrons of dangerous conditions and situations; Carries reserve boards, oxygen resuscitators and first aid kits to and from the beach; Treats land patrons for minor first-aid injuries. RELATED TASKS Monitors tide changes, water, and wind conditions and warns beach patron of changes; Informs beach patron of various City ordinances and enforces same; Responds to questions concerning ordinances and beach or ocean conditions; Opens and closes lifeguard towers; ensures equipment is present and in good working order; Records beach and ocean conditions on billboard; Assists with programs, classes, and special events; Participates in morning workout and physical fitness exercises; Performs related tasks as required. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES General knowledge of the laws, ordinances and policies related to emergency services in ocean rescue; general knowledge of ocean rescue services practices and procedures; ability to prepare clear and concise reports, ability to pass pre-employment and annual requalification tests; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates and the general public. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS CPR Certification ( American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer or American Heart CPR for the Health Care Provider). First Aid Certification ( American Red Cross First Aid or American Heart Heartsaver First Aid). Lifeguard Training Certification ( American Red Cross Lifeguarding, YMCA Lifeguard Training, or Previous ocean lifeguarding experience). After initial employment training period, employee must meet training and certification requirements of United States Lifeguarding Association agency certification program. After initial employment training period, must possess American Red Cross Emergency Response Certification. PHYSICAL DEMANDS Must have 20/30 corrected vision in both eyes, correct color vision and depth perception. Must be able to lift and carry articles weighing up to 50 lbs. and push articles weighing up to 150 lbs. Must be able to wear safety glasses, goggles, safety belt, respirator, safety shoes, gloves, and face shield. Exposure to extreme temperatures and weather conditions. Exposure to electricity, heights of up to 15 ft., noise, moving mechanical parts, confined spaces, vibration, dust, vapors, fumes, poisons, animals/insects, mist, gases, irritants, asphyxiants, and bloodborne pathogens.

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Pool Guard – Seasonal job – City of Miami Beach, FL – Miami, FL 

Posted by | January 17, 2017 | Lifeguard Jobs

City of Miami Beach, FL – Miami, FL $18.73 – $30.64 an hour –

Part-time, Temporary  This seasonal position assists year-round Recreation Division staff during a specific season (examples: summer, winter/spring breaks), or as needed by the Division. This is general lifesaving work involving the preservation of safety and order at a municipal swimming pool. Illustrative Examples of Essential Duties: Watches children and adult swimmers and performs rescue, artificial respiration, and first aid when necessary.Warns bathers against dangerous practices and keeps non-swimmers out of deep water.Enforces rules and regulations regarding pool and locker room use in a tactful manner and otherwise maintains order in the pool area.Performs related work as required.Minimum Requirements: Current Certification in American Heart C.P.R. or American Red Cross Community First Aide & Safety (includes CPR).Current Certification in American Red Cross Standard First Aid.Current Certification in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training.Maintain Certification as required by the Division.Ability to work nights, weekends and/or holidays.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTSAbility to react quickly and calmly in emergency situations.Physical ability to effect pool rescues under difficult conditions.Willingness and ability to participate in a training program in order to maintain proper physical fitnessMust have the use of sensory skills in order to effectively communicate and interact with other employees and the public through the use of the telephone and personal contact.Some sitting, standing, walking, moving, climbing, carrying, bending, kneeling, crawling, reaching, and swimming.Applicants must detail any related work experience on the application or risk disqualification . It is the applicant’s responsibility to update their NEOGOV profile with work experience, education, certifications and personal contact information when submitting each application, failure to do so will result in ineligibility. City of Miami Beach employees must reflect their current position and detail their work experience on the application to avoid being disqualified. Veterans Preference: Veterans Preference is awarded in accordance with Florida State Statute 295.07. If veteran’s preference is being claimed, it must be indicated on the application form and proper documentation, including all forms DD-214 (either Member 2 or Member 4), as well as the final Department of Defense Disability Letter (dated within one year) must be submitted with the application. Required Examination:

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