Nathaniel J. Duncombe - Resume
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Location: Durham, NC, USA
School: North Carolina Central University
Field of Study: Recreation Administration

Nathaniel J. Duncombe - Resume

Nathaniel J. Duncombe

112 Dickens Drive, Raleigh, NC 27610 – 919.4383.9088 – ------------

Objective
To obtain a position in recreation as an aquatic professional with my skills as a certified lifeguard, swim instructor, and
pool operator and education in recreation administration.

Education
North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC
Bachelors of Science, Parks and Recreation Administration
Concentration Parks and Recreation Management
Graduation Date: December 2015
GPA: 3.009
Professional Skills & Certifications
 Conversational in Spanish
 Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
 Red Cross CPR & AED for Professional Rescuer expiration: March 2017
 Red Cross First Aid expiration: March 2017
 Red Cross Water Safety Instructor expiration: February 2018
 National Swimming Pool Foundation Certified Pool/Spa Operator: March 14, 2020
 Wake County Certified Pool Operator: November 10, 2021

Summary of Qualifications
Great ability to scan pool while occupied with patrons, and manage pool chemical levels. Great interpersonal
skills. Impressive problem-solving, decision-making skills, and team work skills.
Knowledgeable in CPR, and AED. Great swim teaching skills for various ages.

Professional Experience

Hammer Head Pool Company, Raleigh, NC - July 2018- September 2018
Pool Attendant

Responsible for ensuring the safety and comfort of pool guests, as well as opening and closing facility and parking lot, ensuring that guests adhere to all safety rules, and upkeep of pool equipment.

Aqua Tech, Raleigh, NC -July 2017- August 2017
Pool Manager
 Responsible for the daily operations of the pool facility.
 Primarily supervising the safety of the pool patrons.
 Supervising, training lifeguards, and staff evaluations.
 Scheduling lifeguards.
 Checking, balancing chemicals, and ensuring pool equipment is in good condition.
 Backwashing, filtering, filling pool.
 Use of CAT 2000 pool filter
 Completing daily report forms.
 Enforcing pool facility rules.
 Organizing pool events.

Pool Professionals, Raleigh, NC -June 2017- July 2017
Lifeguard
 Watched patrons swim, making sure no one is drowning or needs help.
 Survey and scan pool to make sure every patron is swimming and not drowning.
 Enforced pool rules and manage ph pool levels.
 Organized pool and lawn chairs, furniture, cleaned bathrooms and emptied trash cans around the pool at the end
of the work day.
 Lifeguard team leader; guided younger lifeguards to get the required tasks done at the pool.

Hammer Head Pool Company, Raleigh, NC- June 2016-Present
Lifeguard and Certified Pool Operator
 Survey and scan pool to make sure every patron is swimming and not drowning.
 Enforced pool rules and manage ph pool levels.
 Organized pool and lawn chairs, furniture, cleaned bathrooms and emptied trash cans around the pool at the end
of the work day.
 Lifeguard team leader; guided younger lifeguards to get the required tasks done at the pool.
Swim Club Management, Raleigh, NC April 2016- June
Assistant Pool Manager
 Direct support to the Swim Club Manager.
 Operations of a single facility for the swim year.
 Handling day-to-day management tasks associated with the pool to include maintenance, staff
scheduling, staff oversight, event coordination, and direct patron/client relations.
 Enforce pool rules, manage ph pool levels, ad chemicals to pool as needed.
Parkwood Swim Club, Durham, NC, August 2015- September 2015
Lifeguard and Certified Pool Operator
 Survey and scan pool to make sure every patron is swimming and not drowning.
 Enforced pool rules and manage ph pool levels.
 Organized pool and lawn chairs, furniture, cleaned bathrooms and emptied trash cans around the pool at the end
of the work day.
 Add chemicals to balance the pool levels.
 Lifeguard team leader; guided younger lifeguards to get the required tasks done at the pool.
YMCA Downtown Durham, October 2014- July 2015
Lifeguard and Certified Pool Operator
 Completed Practicum(Fall 2014) and Internship (Summer 2015) while at the Y.
 Survey and scan pool to make sure every patron is swimming and not drowning.
 Enforced pool rules and manage ph pool levels.
 Add calup and boost to increase pool calcium hardness and alkalinity levels.
 Lifeguard team leader; guided younger lifeguards to get the required tasks done at the pool.
Hammer Head Pool Company, Raleigh, NC - April 2014- September 2014
Lifeguard and Certified Pool Operator
 Survey and scan pool to make sure every patron is swimming and not drowning.
 Enforced pool rules and manage ph pool levels.
 Organized pool and lawn chairs, furniture, cleaned bathrooms and emptied trash cans around the pool at the end
of the work day.
 Lifeguard team leader; guided younger lifeguards to get the required tasks done at the pool.
North Carolina Central University Campus Recreation, Durham, NC- April 2013-January 2014
Certified Lifeguard and Swim Instructor
 Watched patrons swim, making sure no one is drowning or needs help.
 Taught swim lessons with faculty and students.
 Cleaned pool deck at the end of the work day.
 Lifeguarded at pool parties with 100+ patrons.
Triangle Aquatic Center, Cary, NC - May 2012- July 2013
Swim Instructor
 Taught Red Cross Learn to Swim Courses for Adults and Children, Preschool Aquatics, Parent and Child lessons.
 Taught special needs children how to swim.
 Became certified as a Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI)

American Pool Service, Raleigh, NC - August 2012-August 2013
Lifeguard, Gate Attendant
 Watched patrons swim, making sure no one is drowning or needs help.
 Enforced pool rules.
 Signed in patrons when entering the pool.

Gypsy Divers, Raleigh, NC - April 2011-September 2011
Lifeguard, CPO, Swim Instructor
 Scanning the pool to make sure swim students are safe.
 Taught infants, children, and teenagers how to swim.
 Taught special needs children how to swim.

Pool Professionals, Raleigh, NC -July 2010- September 2010
Lifeguard
 Watched patrons swim, making sure no one is drowning or needs help.
 Enforced pool rules.
 Checked pool ph levels.
Raleigh Parks & Recreation, Raleigh, NC - April 2006- November 2009
Lifeguard, Swim Instructor
 Watched patrons swim, making sure no one is drowning or needs help.
 Enforced pool rules.
 Taught child swim lessons.

NCCU Organization Affiliations.
 RHA-Community Council- 2013-2014 McBaynes Vice President, 2014-2015 Chidley North President
 Campus Recreation (Aquatics)- Swim Instructor and Lifeguard April 2013-January 2014
 Catholic Campus Ministries- Small Group Leader, Spring 2014- Present