Assistant Waterfront Director Position
Working under the direction of the waterfront director, to ensure the general safety of patrons and staff at the waterfront, to supervise the lifeguard team, and to oversee Stamford recreations aquatics programs.
Have a current Waterfront Lifeguarding certification with corresponding certifications in CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid.
Have a current Water Safety Instructor certification that is active (WSI.)
Have experience lifeguarding at beaches and pool locations for at least 2 years.
Have leadership/managerial experience.
Be at least 21 years old.
Must be able to work weekends.
Strong interpersonal skills to manage and work with residents, patrons, staff and Emergency Services.
Need your own car to/from/during work hours to travel to different locations during the day.
CPO certification recommended.
Ensure the general safety of campers and staff at the waterfront.
Supervise the lifeguard team.
Manage any waterfront emergencies.
Assist with program needs.
Lifeguard daily as needed.
Assist in training new lifeguards at the beginning of each summer.
Perform all other duties and roles assigned by the Director or others.
Be a role model and supervisor to staff
Assist in overseeing Lifeguard swim tests
Accept additional duties as assigned
Responsible for maintaining inventory and dispensing equipment.
Assumes the role of the Waterfront Director in her absence otherwise stated by supervisor
In the off season helps manage the aquatics program.
April- Assist in interviews of prospective Lifeguard staff
May- Assist in setting up waterfront areas, participate in planning/instructing staff training, begin supervising on weekends when beaches are open
June- Working full time supervising beaches/pools
July- Working full time supervising beaches/pools
August- Working full time supervising beaches/pools
September- Fall lessons start and waterfront/Heroy pool closes
This positon starts at $18.00/per hour.