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Lifeguard (Supp. Recreation Leader II) - City of Redmond ( Job # 14-0009)
Minimum Salary: $13.00 per hour
Maximum Salary: $16.00 per hour
Employment Type: Temporary
Department: Parks & Recreation
Open until filled.
(Open to current employees and the general public.)
9 positions - part-time and substitute positions are also available
This position is open until filled; however, preference will be given to applications received by March 10, 2014.
Under the supervision of the Beach Front Manager and/or Assistant Beach front Manager, this position works in a team setting to:
Provide a safe environment for the public
Enforce park ordinances and swimming rules
Provide public education on water safety to park visitors
Rescue persons in distress
Render assistance and first-aid to accident and injury victims
Conduct basic beach front maintenance duties
maintain accurate records
perform duties as assigned
Must enjoy working with people
Idylwood Park: 3650 West Lake Sammamish Parkway NE, Redmond 98052
Hours and Duration:
This position will work approximately 35 - 40 hours per week; hours may vary depending on weather conditions and beach attendance. The season is June 18 to September 1, 2014.
Education and Experience:
Lifeguarding experience at a pool or beach park is preferred. Note: Senior Lifeguard status may be established based on experience.
Licenses and Requirements:
Must be a minimum of 17 years of age by June 1, 2014. This position requires current certification in: American Red Cross Lifeguard Training/First Aid and American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer. The Northwest Lifeguard Test or equivalent is desirable. Applicants will be required to attend skills and conditioning training prior to season, Ability to work complete lifeguard season and attend all testing and training sessions as scheduled. Valid Washington State Driver's License is required by date of hire, and a driving record that meets City standards.
Outdoor recreational environment subject to noise, distractions, seasonal heat, adverse weather conditions and danger associated with aquatics setting.
City of Redmond Values:
Integrity: We demonstrate sound, honest, truthful and consistent actions.
Accountability: We take ownership of our actions and responsibilities.
Commitment to Service: We are dedicated to seeking solutions for our community.
Please submit cover letter with application. Please note on the cover letter when you will be in the Redmond area (if you are an out-of-town student).
The City of Redmond will be creating an eligibility list from this pool of applicants for future openings.
Candidates who are selected to interview will be required to complete a Background Authorization Form.
3650 W Lake Sammamish Pkwy NE
Redmond, WA 98052