Location and Job Title:
Addison-Penzak JCC of Silicon Valley
14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA 95032
The Lifeguard is responsible for guarding their area of responsibility, responding to any level of incident around the entire facility, enforcing our rules fairly and politely, checking and maintaining pool chemicals, being responsive to member and guest requests, and other tasks assigned by the Director of Aquatics and Lead Aquatics Staff.
- Scan their area of responsibility every 10 seconds.
- Respond to any and all illness and injury incidents around the entire facility, including performing
- Maintain a clean, safe and orderly pool, deck, Aquatics Office, and Locker rooms.
- Perform pool chemical checks at designated times.
- Keep accurate records of pool usage, chemical levels, pool closures, etc.
- Enforce pool rules and promote Aquatic Programming.
- Attend all Mandatory Staff Meetings and Trainings.
First Aid, CPR, and other Lifeguarding skills.
- Work together as a team with other Aquatics Staff and other departments.
- Be the club "goodwill" ambassador and greet and assist members and guests.
- Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor, including abiding by uniform requirements and
upholding our Customer Service expectations
- Lifeguarding certification
- First Aid certification
- CPR/AED for Lifeguards certification
- Communication skills, customer service oriented
- Outdoor Environment with little temperature control
- Ability to lift a minimum of 45 pounds
- Swim 300 yards non-stop
- Perform all skills required for Lifeguard, First Aid, and CPR skills
This position is contingent upon completion and clearance of a background fingerprint assessment or valid Work Permit.
Amenities include fitness center, heated pool, children's pool, lighted tennis courts, full gymnasium, event auditorium and meeting rooms, athletic field, physical therapy clinic, free parking, childcare, acclaimed preschool for ages 18 months-5 years, day camp, recreation program for children with special needs, birthday parties, teen lounge, Center for Jewish Life & Learning, holiday celebrations, Judaica and Hebrew classes, enrichment classes on a variety of topics for all ages, dance and sports programs for children and adults. Event rentals available.