Lifeguard (part time)
Company: Eden Prairie
Location: Eden Prairie
Posted on: January 21, 2023
Status:Ongoing part-time position, non-exempt
Salary:Starts at $14.00 depending upon qualifications
Benefits: Potential for a membership to the Eden Prairie Community
Center to access the fitness facility.
Location:Pool and beach locations in Eden Prairie
Reporting Relationship:Reports to the Recreation Supervisor -
The Recreation Services Division has the responsibility for
managing all recreation facilities and providing a variety of
affordable recreation programs and services for all age groups and
people for all abilities. The staff in this division are
responsible for the management of facilities such as the Community
Center, the Senior Center, and the Outdoor Center, as well as all
other City park buildings and recreation facilities such as
swimming beaches, sledding hill, amphitheater and facilities on
school property that are operated in partnership with the School
District such as the Oak Point Pool and tennis courts at CMS.
The Lifeguard role is to supervise and promote safety in Eden
Prairie pools and beaches. A lifeguard at the City of Eden Prairie
is primarily responsible for the following areas of impact:
- Assists the head guard in the supervision and operation of the
beaches/pools to meet the needs of the community.
- Ensures a safe, clean and well-maintained facility.
- Enforces all beach/pool policies in a consistent, professional
- Completes facility safety checks and reports.
While these areas are the primary focus of the position, we believe
strongly in teamwork and employees will be called upon to perform a
variety of duties as a part of their role with the City.
Education:This position requires Lifeguard Training, CPR for the
Professional Rescuer and First Aid Certifications.
Age Requirement:Must be 15 years of age
Physical Requirements:Ability to swim a minimum of 500 yards.
Ability to lift and move objects. Candidates invited to an
interview will be asked to complete and successfully pass the
City's evaluation of a skills assessment prior to a conditional job
Hours: Must be available to work nights and weekends.
Travel Requirements: Must have the ability to travel to different
locations during the assigned work shift.
We are a service organization. We take pride in what we do. We
cultivate a supportive, encouraging and productive culture with a
strong customer focus. We promote wellness and plan work/life
balance into our goals. We value differences and foster inclusion.
We achieve success by exhibiting our core values: collaboration,
innovation, integrity, performance and relationships.
Position Specific Expectations
Communication:Able to convey a message to get a point across;
communicates in a clear and concise manner; able to write clearly
and succinctly; tailors message to a variety of communication
settings and styles.
Attention to Detail:Able to find errors in work and solve problems;
anticipates issues and performs at a high level of accuracy; sets
up systems to ensure errors are not repeated.
Accountability:Follows through on commitments; focuses on
appropriate tasks throughout the shift; takes responsibilities for
actions both as an individual and on behalf of the organization;
actions and words are in sync; follows all policies and procedures;
maintains confidentiality; is prepared and punctual to all
Sound Judgment:Able to make a decision based on the right mixture
of facts; determines a course of action after weighing and
analyzing different options.
City of Eden Prairie Pre-Employment Process
The City of Eden Prairie conducts the following pre-employment
checks for this position:
1. Work history
2. Professional references
3. Criminal history
*All final candidates must successfully complete and pass the
City's evaluation of the pre-employment process before their first
day of employment with the City.
City of Eden Prairie Application Process
Application Deadline: Until filled
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