Employment Opportunity
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: Nags Head


LIFEGUARD:  Maintains constant surveillance of the pool area. Knows/reviews all emergency procedures and responds to emergency situations immediately in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures. Completes related reports as required. Maintains effective, positive relationships with the members, participants and other staff. Knows, understands, and consistently applies safety rules, policies and guidelines for the pool and aquatic area.  Maintains accurate records as required by the YMCA and/or the state Health Department code. Performs equipment checks and ensures appropriate equipment is available as needed.

Performs all maintenance and cleaning duties as assigned.


Current YMCA Lifeguarding or Red Cross Lifeguarding (YMCA Lifeguarding Certification must be obtained within 90 days of hire).

Current AHSI BLS, Basic First Aid, and Oxygen Administration certification (or equivalent course from American Red Cross, American Heart Association, or National Safety Council).  Any BLS certification is only good for one year.

Must demonstrate lifeguard skills in accordance with YMCA standards.

Minimum age of 16.


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