EMPLOYMENT

EMPLOYMENT


Roxbury Swim & Tennis Club is currently looking for enthusiastic, friendly and hard working staff members. The following positions are available for the 2019 spring/summer season. 


Head Lifeguard (Spring/Summer 2019) 

The Head Lifeguard is responsible for assuring the safety of swimming pool users by preventing and responding to emergencies and by the on-site supervision of lifeguards. In addition, the Head Lifeguard is responsible for assisting the Aquatics Director and/or Pool Manager on Duty with maintaining a high standard of cleanliness of the swimming pools, surrounding decks, furniture, equipment, pool office pool pavilion and playground.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Act as liaison between the Aquatics Director and the lifeguard staff.
  • Assist the Aquatics Director with scheduling of the lifeguard staff.
  • Assist the Aquatics Director with overseeing the maintenance and upkeep of the main pool, wading pool, surrounding pool deck, furniture & equipment, pool office, pool pavilion and playground.
  • Perform daily safety/cleanliness inspections of pool facility. Analyze and correct hazards as applicable and report hazards and corrective steps taken to the Aquatics Director.
  • Monitor all chemical readings and mechanical operations of pool. Correct or report any chemical abnormalities or mechanical problems immediately to the Aquatics Director and/or Pool Manager on Duty. Assist with clearing pool and closing facility if situation is not correctable and presents a safety hazard to members.
  • Oversee pool operations records and reports, including but not limited to lifeguard staff time sheets, daily pool maintenance checklists, pool chemical test results, accident reports, and member sign-in sheets.
  • Assist the Aquatics Director and/or Pool Manager on Duty with ensuring lifeguards perform required duties, adhere to club rules and standards, and maintain a high level of professionalism.
  • Assist the Aquatics Director with lifeguard training.
  • Assist the Aquatics Director with the review and evaluation of lifeguard staff performance.
  • Recognize and respond effectively in emergency situations.
  • Enforce all club policies, rules and regulations.
  • Cover the pool office front desk as assigned by the Aquatics Director, Pool Manager on Duty, or General Manager.
  • Assist with set-up and clean-up of club aquatics events and social events.
  • Notify Aquatics Director, Pool Manager on Duty, or General Manager of any member concerns or complaints.
  • Complete any additional duties as assigned by the Aquatics Director or Pool Manager on Duty.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Experience: Minimum 1 year of paid lifeguard experience; head or senior lifeguard experience a plus. Must have thorough knowledge and application of lifeguard surveillance and rescue techniques. Demonstrated ability to perform job duties and responsibilities with minimum supervision.
  • Certifications: American Red Cross Lifeguard Training / First Aid / CPR / AED certifications. Successful completion of Water Safety Instructor and Lifeguard Management courses a plus.
  • Member Services Skills: Must be member service oriented, accurate, self-motivated, and be able to use time efficiently.
  • Work Availability: Must be willing to work irregular hours, shifts, holidays or weekends as required.
  • Other Conditions: Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds or more and have high endurance for frequent walking, standing, kneeling, sitting and swimming. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Must be willing to work outdoors in various weather conditions.

If you are interested in a Head Lifeguard position, and have the required qualifications, please submit your resume and a cover letter to Aquatics Search Committee at pool@roxburyclub.com. Compensation will be based on qualifications and experience.


Lifeguard (Spring/Summer 2019)

Our Lifeguard staff is responsible for assuring the safety of swimming pool users by preventing and responding to emergencies. In addition, they are responsible for maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and maintenance of the swimming pools, surrounding decks, furniture, equipment, pool pavilion, locker rooms, and playground.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Recognize and respond effectively in emergency situations.
  • Enforce all club policies, rules and regulations.
  • When assigned, complete all necessary records and reports, including but not limited to the daily pool maintenance checklist and the pool chemical test log.
  • When assigned, report any pool chemical abnormalities or problems to the Pool Manager on Duty or Head Lifeguard.
  • Assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the main pool, kiddy pool, surrounding pool deck and equipment, tables & chairs, pool pavilion, locker rooms and playground.
  • Assist with the set-up and clean-up of club aquatics events and social events.
  • Cover the pool office front desk when assigned by the Pool Manager on Duty or General Manager.
  • Adhere to club rules and standards, and maintain a high level of professionalism.
  • Notify Pool Manager on Duty or General Manager of any member concerns or complaints.
  • Complete any additional duties as assigned by the Pool Manager on Duty or Head Lifeguard.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Certifications: American Red Cross Lifeguard Training/First Aid/CPR/AED certification.
  • Experience: Must have thorough knowledge and application of lifeguard surveillance and rescue techniques.
  • Member Services Skills: Must be member service oriented, accurate, self-motivated, and be able to use time efficiently.
  • Work Availability: Must be willing to work irregular hours, shifts, holidays or weekends as required.
  • Conditions: Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds or more and have high endurance for frequent walking, standing, kneeling, sitting and swimming. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Must be willing to work outdoors in various weather conditions.

If you are interested in a Lifeguard position, and have the required qualifications, please submit your resume and a cover letter to Aquatics Search Committee at pool@roxburyclub.com. Compensation will be based on qualifications and experience.