Be part of our Cause
The YMCA of Orange County staff are committed to teaching youth positive life skills, values and the importance of giving back. In our communities, our staff support and strengthen families by offering quality experiences that are affordable and life-enriching. Our staff encourage participation by all members of our community and create an environment where everyone aspires to be their best. Each day, we work side-by-side with others to strengthen the foundations of our communities.
The YMCA of Orange County has an immediate need for Lifeguards. A lifeguard is Responsible for pool area safety, enforces pool rules, administers first aid, sets up and takes down equipment, and performs pool maintenance.
The following are the minimum qualifications which an individual needs in order to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of this position.
Education & Certifications: First Aid, CPR, and YMCA, Red Cross or other nationally-recognized Lifeguard certifications. Completion of in-water swimming and skills test required. High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
Experience & Background: Must be at least 16 years of age. Experience in customer service and aquatics; skill and background in life guarding, survival skills.
Excellent verbal communication skills;
Strong customer and results orientation;
Ability to interact effectively at all levels and across diverse cultures; and
Ability to be an effective member of project teams.
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