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Splish Splash - Lifeguard

Calverton, NY, USA, Calverton, New York, United States of America Req #974
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Overview:          

Lifeguards actively guard all pools, activity areas, and slide attractions per Ellis and Associates ILTP license. They must complete and maintain the E&A certification that will be provided by Splish Spalsh Waterpark. Lifeguards are required; to continuously swim in a Front Crawl or Breaststroke (on their stomach facing forward) swim without stopping for 200 yards (183 Meters), tread water for two minutes with hands above the water, and retrieve a 10 pound (4.5 Kilogram)brick from the bottom of a pool that is up to 10 feet (3 Meters) to receive the E&A ILTP License. This includes advanced swimming skills while your head is under water. Lifeguards must be able to stand or walk for long periods of time, and be in various depths of water (ranging from ankle deep to chest deep) for 30 minutes to an hour throughout the duration of their shift. Applicants must be at least 16 years old by first day of work to apply.

 

Additional Tasks:

Continuously enforce all Park rules while dispatching and attending all slides and attractions.

Providing exceptional guest service including but not limited to provide information and direction to guest as needed

Provide a safe and clean facility by effectively managing attractions and grounds

Provide In-Water Rescues, CPR, and/or First Aid as needed.

Provide assistance in other departments including but not limited to Landscaping.

 

Additional Qualifications:

Must have a vision of 20/25 or 20/25 corrected vision, and always wear corrective lens or lenses to assure 20/25 vision while on duty.

Must have strong communication skills, a friendly, positive attitude, and be dedicated to customer service.

Must be attentive to guests and knowledgeable of the property to assist them.

Must be able to work as a team or individually

Must be flexible and able to work where they are needed.

Must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintaining instructions, and procedure manuals.

Must have the ability to read, write, and speak in English

Must have the ability to understand and respond to verbal instructions.

Must have a friendly, positive attitude and be dedicated to customer service.
 
 
 

For questions about the position please contact the Aquatics Manager, Jesse Wygonik at jesse.wygonik@palaceentertainment.com or call the Aquatics Desk at 631-727-3600 ext. 248

Other details

  • Job Family AQUATICS/ANIMALS
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal
  • Calverton, NY, USA, Calverton, New York, United States of America