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Head Swim Coach (Seasonal)

25625 E Plateau Dr, Sammamish, WA 98074, USA Req #1113
Thursday, March 28, 2024


The Head Coach for The Plateau Club Penguins is responsible for creating a supportive team environment for all members of the Penguins Team.  Must have a passion for swimming, teaching, and being a positive role model for swimmers. The Head Coach is responsible for but not limited to lifeguarding during practices, getting in the water to assist with drills, teaching swim lessons, writing swim team workouts, and attending all swim meets.


  • Provide and write quality team workouts.
  • Coach IN and OUT of the water as needed to assist swimmers in improving their skills.
  • Complete swim meet line-ups and entries for swim meets.
  • Attend ALL swim meets and swim team social events.
  • Communicate with the members of the Penguins Team through the weekly newsletter any updates and timely respond to any email communications from parents.
  • Teach and schedule private and semi-private swim lessons as requested by members and/or assigned by the Recreation Center Manager
  • Act as a lifeguard during practices.
  • Ensure safety and constant supervision of all swim team participation for the duration of swim practices and swim meets.
  • In cooperation with the Aquatics Team and Parent Volunteers: complete set-up of swim meets (including but not limited to swim meet information, physical set up, computer entries, heat sheets, swim meet operation, and posting results).
  • Maintain appropriate records of completion of Midlakes Coaching Certifications for all members of the Coaching Team.
  • Be the point person with communications through the Midlakes Swim League
  • Ensure proper documentation is on hand for ALL swim team members before allowing participation in practices or swim meets.
  • Work with the Parent Representatives to ensure all volunteer positions are filled and supplied with necessary equipment.
  • Plan and attend ALL team social events
  • Order team merchandise and Coach uniforms
  • Provide quality customer service in a courteous and timely manner.
  • Provide accurate information about programs and activities to members.


  • Current Hy-Tek TM and MM training
  • Completion of Midlakes Team Coaches training
  • SafeSport Training
  • American Red Cross Safety Training for Swim Coaches Certification
  • Ability to work from May 11th - July 31st, 2024
  • Current Lifeguard and CPR/First Aid certification OR willingness to obtain (training available for the right candidate)



The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a team member encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this position, the team member must:

  • Lift, reach, bend, twist, push, pull, squat, grasp, and use arm-hand coordination on a consistent basis
  • Have the ability to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally
  • May include outdoor work and exposure to related weather conditions including but not limited to sunshine, wind, rain, and warm & cool temperatures.



  • Rate of pay range $18.00 - $20.00 per hour
  • Eligible for overtime 



Oki Golf offers an impressive collection of benefits! Some benefits include:



  • Golf benefits for free play, guest passes, and visits to all 8 Oki courses.
  • 50% discount on shift meals
  • 25% discount for you and up to four guests (not including alcoholic beverages)
  • Flexible work environment
  • 401K with company match
  • Paid sick time
  • Team Member Referral Program participation and more!

FULL-TIME TEAM MEMBERS: (regularly working 35+ hrs/week):

  • Medical/dental/vision/telehealth coverage
  • FSA options
  • Company-paid life insurance and long-term disability
  • Paid vacation
  • Holiday pay



Seasonal team members are hired for the summer season, and work fluctuating amounts of hours per week, including occasional overtime. Hours are not guaranteed, and hours worked during the summer (busy season) are not an indication of hours available year-round.

Seasonal employment is temporary work; therefore, terminated at the end of the busy season. Team Members in good standing are encouraged to return the following year or apply for a year-round position if available.

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The Plateau Club

Located on the Sammamish Plateau, The Plateau Club features a picturesque 18-hole golf course, a beautiful, Northwest-style clubhouse, and full-service Recreation Center. The family-focused environment offers a rare combination of traditional country club amenities along with a staff that caters to the distinct needs of its members and their guests. The golf club offers a wide variety of options for job seekers including golf, restaurant, banquet and catering, turf, recreation center and administrative positions. 

Other details

  • Job Family Rec Center
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal
  • Min Hiring Rate $18.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $20.00
Location on Google Maps
  • 25625 E Plateau Dr, Sammamish, WA 98074, USA