The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Lifeguard forThe Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club of Greater Atlanta, Peachcrest Unit, Decatur, Georgia.
Provides constant surveillance of pool activities; maintains the cleanliness of the pool and pool area; monitors and controls the chemical levels of pool water ensuring proper levels are always maintained; prepares pool records in an accurate and complete manner; supervises swimming competitions.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of life saving techniques; Knowledge of proper pool management. Ability to supervise swimmers and provide constant surveillance of pool activities in order to ensure swimmer safety and to respond to emergency rescue when needed. Ability to perform life saving techniques, C.P.R. and first aid procedures in emergency situations; Ability to enforce all pool rules. Ability to test and adjust pool water to ensure proper chemical balance as well as the safety of the swimmers; Ability to prepare and maintain up-to-date pool records. Ability to use/operate a pool vacuum pump, photocopy machine, computer and calculator
Education and Experience
High School Diploma or G.E.D. Six (6) Month’s experience working as a lifeguard, any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Licenses and Certifications
Life Saving Certification; C.P.R and First Aid Certification
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write and communicate the English language. Ability to swim and perform lifesaving activities.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
To apply, please select the “Apply Now” icon at the bottom of this posting.
*Application Submittal Period: 04/26/22-5/27/22
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
- Job Family GA-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Recreation
- Pay Type Hourly
- Job Start Date Monday, May 23, 2022
- Job End Date Friday, July 22, 2022
- 3500 Sherrydale Ln, Decatur, GA 30032, USA