Positions Location: East Lansing, MI
General Purpose of Job:
Under the supervision of the Aquatics Supervisor, the lifeguard
is responsible for the safety and welfare of all participants in
the pool area and on the pool deck. Further, he/she is to provide
assistance to all patrons, as well as communicate the aquatics
rules and regulations.
This job description is intended to cover the minimum essential
duties assigned on a regular basis. Associates may be asked to
perform additional duties as assigned by their leader. Leadership
has the right to alter or modify the duties of the position.
* Provide proper safety for all patrons. * Use preventative
lifeguard skills by enforcing the established pool rules and
guidelines provided by the Aquatics Department. * Maintain a kind,
helpful and polite approach toward all patrons. * Attend and
complete all training sessions. * Maintain the cleanliness of the
pool area, including but not restricted to rescue equipment, the
deck and the aquatics office. * Keep accurate, up-to-date pool
attendance. * Test the pool chemicals as required. * Fill out
schedule request. * Find a substitute for any shift for which you
are scheduled but unable to work. * Assist in the preparation of
pool and tennis domes each season. * Assist in special events,
overnights and other activities as assigned. * Support operations
by appropriately representing the MAC in all forums and by
demonstrating commitment to MAC philosophy, mission, goals,
policies and procedures.
General Requirements Must pass a lifeguard skills test prior to
employment. Must possess and maintain current American Red Cross
CPR/AED for the professional rescuer, First Aid and lifeguard
training certifications. Must be able to pass American Red Cross
Preventive Disease Transmission and Administering Emergency Oxygen
Training within 60 days of hiring. Specialized Knowledge and Skills
Must be well-groomed and professional in appearance. Must be able
to communicate in a positive manner with staff, the public and
other teammates. Be willing and able to work well with people of
various backgrounds and beliefs.
The MAC will be holding a Lifeguard Certification class. The
next class is Friday August 28th - Sunday August 30th from 9:00AM
to 7:00PM. Extra time is planned to rotate groups to allow for
social distancing, proper disinfecting, and breaks.
To reserve your spot please call the MAC at 517-364-8888
Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or
protected Veteran status.
Location: Michigan Athletic Club
Activation Date: Monday, March 29, 2021
Expiration Date: Saturday, November 27, 2021