Lifeguard II - Hourly WAE

Company Name:
Hampton Police Division
Performs lifeguard duties in the interest of public safety at city beaches and elsewhere. Monitors the
activities on the beach and surrounding area.
Examples of Duties:
Monitors activities in swimming areas to prevent accidents and enforces rules and regulations. Provides immediate backup to other lifeguard staff if there is a disturbance on the beach or surrounding area.
Enforces the rules and regulations of beach related ordinances. Cautions swimmers regarding unsafe areas and proper safety practices.
Rescues swimmers in danger of drowning. Administers first aid as required.
Maintains cleanliness of beach and surrounding areas.
Responds to complaints and concerns of customers and citizens in a calm, helpful manner. Investigates and resolves disputes between staff and customers when required.
Inspects designated areas frequently to ensure cleanliness and performs routine maintenance of beach areas.
Performs related duties as required
Typical Qualifications:
Graduation from high school or successful completion of the GED. Some experience as a lifeguard on a public beach or in a public pool facility required; possession of a valid Red Cross Lifeguard Today Certificate and current Basic First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer Certification required. Applicants must have successfully completed training on Preventing Disease Transmission. Must possess thorough knowledge of first aid practices and good eyesight and hearing. Requires ability to be courteous and firm with the public; ability to investigate and respond to concerns from citizens; ability to foster effective public relations and work effectively with diverse groups. Ability to follow oral and written instruction. Prefer that applicants be at least 18 years of age. Must successfully complete physical testing to include demonstration of skills and abilities. Any person offered employment with the city in this position shall be required to successfully pass testing for controlled substances.
Supplemental Information:
Performs duties under the general supervision of the supervisory lifeguard staff. Work hours may require a seven day workweek, to include weekends and holidays. Work is performed in a variety of weather conditions. Extensive contact with the public. This is a non-exempt position.
Job Title: Lifeguard II - Hourly WAE
Closing Date/Time: Sun. 06/01/14 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Salary: $9.25 Hourly
Job Type: WAE - Hourly
Location: Parks and Recreation, Hampton, Virginia

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