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    Summary

    The primary purpose of this position is to provide a student trainee in the Pathways Internship program with on-the-job training and guidance. As a student trainee serves as a lifeguard and perform other related swimming facility duties. May act as a senior lifeguard at a large swimming facility or the only lifeguard at a smaller one.

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    Responsibilities

    • Monitors activities within assigned swimming facility. Observes the condition and behavior of swimmers to ascertain any potential problems.
    • Rescues and resuscitates individuals in danger of drowning and renders first aid to injuries. Uses a variety of techniques such as artificial respiration, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and first aid.
    • Cleans and maintains the swimming facility. Cleans swimming assigned areas such as bathrooms, decks, locker rooms, showers, and pool according to established schedules and instructions.
    • Performs gate control duties. Reports problems to appropriate personnel.
    • Conducts swimming lessons following prescribed lesson plan. Participates in required in-service training and maintains currency, capability, and certifications to perform lifesaving and water rescue, administer basic first aid and CPR.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    3

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