Three Rivers Park District

Seasonal Lifeguard-Lake Minnetonka Regio...

Lake Minnetonka Regional Park, Minnetrista, Minnesota
$9.81 - $17.43 Hourly
Apr 10, 2012
Apr 20, 2012
Employment Status
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Under guidance of Park Operations Supervisor or Head Lifeguard, controls and maintains Park District swimming areas to prevent accidents, assists swimmers and keeps area and facilities clean while creating a favorable image of Three Rivers Park District.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Maintains a constant vigil for drowning and/or injured swimmers and assists swimmers when necessary

Inspects beach area daily for hazards or unsafe conditions and maintains safety equipment in proper working order Maintains crowd control in swimming areas Weekly reviews rescue and water safety skills Maintains daily swimming records and reports Keeps swimming area and facilities clean including picking up and general policing of beach, and rest room cleaning Performs other related duties as apparent or assigned

Minimum 16 years of age upon appointment, 18 preferred. Must hold current Red Cross Lifeguard Training or equivalent certification upon appointment through termination of employment.  Must hold current CPR/AED certification upon appointment through termination of employment, specifically: Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer, Red Cross for Lifeguards, or American Heart Association Basic Life Support.

Previous Three Rivers Park District experience preferred.

Selection Procedure
A fully completed Three Rivers Park District Online Application must be received by Human Resources by Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 4:30 pm.

Application will be evaluated on the basis of relevant experience and training. The top group of applicants will be invited to participate in further job screening.  

Final appointment is contingent upon the applicant passing a background investigation including a criminal history search. Costs of the background will be paid for by Three Rivers Park District.