City of Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation
Published
01/04/2021
Location
Virginia Beach, VA, Virginia
Category
Job Type
Job Code
32901
Attached Document
Salary
$11.54 per hour
Required Education
Some High School

Description

Lifeguard ($11.54 per hour) duties will include, but not be limited to:

Individual will provide a safe swimming environment; enforce rules; rescue anyone in danger of drowning; administer first aide, administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation and/or Automated External Defibrillator as needed.

Perform other job duties requiring skills, knowledge and physical requirements as demanded by those duties described or less. Individual assignments will be determined by the supervisor based on the current workloads and department needs.

Required Experience

MINIMUM:
At least 16 years old.
Require possession of a current lifeguard training certification from a national, industry or locally recognized lifeguard certification organization such as but not limited to a valid American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR, National Lifeguard Certification or YMCA Lifeguard Training Certification; American Red Cross CPR/Professional Rescuer/AED or American Heart Association ACLS for Healthcare Care Providers Certification.
Successful completion of departmental swimming skills test prior to employment.
Must obtain American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED within 30 days of employment.
Must obtain Oxygen Administration certification within 30 days of employment.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
Must be available to work evenings, weekends, holidays, and overtime when required to meet operational needs.

Employee Benefits

Our Commitment:
P&R is dedicated to promoting healthy lifestyles and protecting our environment. We ensure all residents – regardless of their physical, social, and economic circumstances – can access our programs. As a department, we strive to enhance the quality of life for our community by improving the physical and mental well-being of our residents.

The Perks:
Competitive wages;
Assistance with some certification varied by positions;
Training/mentoring for career advancement;
Varied paid holidays;
Earn leave for paid time off;
Beach Municipal Federal Credit Union exclusively for city employees and their dependents;
Deferred Compensation Plans;
Employee Assistance Program;
Maternity/Paternity/Parental Care Leave

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