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Head Lifeguard
Kaiserman JCC
45 Haverford Rd
Wynnewood, PA 19096

Principal Responsibilities:

Job Description:

Under the supervision of the Aquatics Director, Head Lifeguard will maintain safe swimming conditions in the pools, around the deck, and surrounding areas. The Lifeguard creates a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member and community safety. The Head Lifeguard assists the Aquatics director in managing day to day operations of the pool and supervising aquatics staff. Evening and weekend availability required.


  • Assists Aquatic Director with scheduling and supervising lifguard and instuctor staff
  • Ensure safety and prevent injuries by supervising pool area.
  • Maintain all aquatics/pools standards and rules.
  • Ensure no distraction or interference with the ability to hear or see signs of distress.
  • Ensure security upon arrival and departure.
  • Administer first aid to victims using OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Universal Precautions.
  • Provide immediate care to sustain life until Emergency Medical Service arrives.
  • Provide excellent service to members and participants.
  • Communicate all pool rules and be accessible and identifiable.
  • Maintain pool logs, incident/accident reports, locker room checks, and other documents as required.
  • Perform pool maintenance duties in accordance with OSHA Hazardous Materials Precautions.
  • Hose down pool deck, put away all equipment.
  • Perform water quality testing.
  • Ensure safety and cleanliness in pool area.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Maintain Red Cross Lifeguard Certification
  • Must demonstrate lifeguard skills in accordance with the Red Cross standards.
  • FBI Fingerprinting * Child Abuse Clearance * PA Criminal Record Check
  • National Sex Offender Registry Application Certificate
  • Mandated Reporter Certificate
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of computers and software applications as related to sports.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of sports programming and equipment.
  • Knowledge of sports planning, control and scheduling
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Demonstrate customer service and public relations skills.
  • A Bachelor's degree in Physical Education, Recreation or related field or experience equivalent



Agency Information:

Kaiserman JCC
45 Haverford Rd
Wynnewood, PA 19096