The Salvation Army

  • Lifeguard

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
    Job ID
    2018-4253
    Category
    Aquatics
    Compensation Min
    USD $9.00/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $10.00/Hr.
    Type
    On-Call/As Needed
  • Overview

    Position: Lifeguard

    Department: The Salvation Army, KROC Aquatics, Philadelphia, PA

    Availability of Position: Immediate

    Schedule: On-Call positions available; must be able to work evenings and weekends

    Reporting Relationship: Aquatics Manager

    Salary and Grade: $9.00 - $10.00 per hour; 71 Non-Exempt

     

    To find out more about The Salvation Army KROC Center go to https://pa.salvationarmy.org/kroc-center-pa

     

    Overview of Position:

     

    Under the supervision of the Aquatics Supervisor, Lifeguards will monitor activities, observe and provide assistance to swimmers, prevent accidents, protect life and enforce regulations as well as control access to pools, family locker rooms, and lockers.

    Responsibilities

    Under the supervision of the Aquatics Manager, Lifeguards will monitor activities, observe and provide assistance to swimmers, prevent accidents, protect life and enforce regulations as well as control access to pools, family locker rooms, and lockers. Provide first aid when necessary. Assist with implementation of and teach swimming lessons and other aquatics programs. Provide support for swim lessons, record keeping, lesson cards and lesson plans. This position is also required to assist with general facility maintenance and cleaning duties as assigned. Performs related duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    Able to work weekends/evening hours as needed, and must have willingness and ability to travel. American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Certification, First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Swim lesson instruction and water exercise instruction are preferred. Must be at least 16 years of age. A child labor certificate or "work permit" is required for working minors until they reach 18 years of age or graduate high school. Previous customer service work experience helpful. Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be accepted. As a Mandated Reporter, must provide proof of having completed training on recognizing and reporting child abuse meeting the training standards of PA Act 153 of 2014 within 30 days of employment with recurrent training required every five years thereafter. Meets the Child Protection Clearances required by PA Act 153 to include PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record Check. Must possess understanding of and appreciation for the Mission of The Salvation Army and the RJKCCC.

     

    Contact:          Please send or fax your resume along with a cover letter with salary expectation to:

                                       

                                        The Salvation Army Kroc Center

                                        Human Resources Department         

                                        4200 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, PA, 19129

                                        Fax: (215) 558-1499

                                        Go to: http://careers-usesalvationarmy.icims.com

                                        No phone calls please.

     

    Released by the KROC HR Department on September 11, 2018

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    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

     

    The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement

    The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.

    Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.

    Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ

    and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

     

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