Lifeguard

25.03.2020 hccgKC Careers

Organization: City of Kansas City, MO

Due date: June 1, 2020

(Job Opening ID #512221) (Parks & Recreation Department/Gregg Klice Community Center/1600 John Buck O’Neil Way) (Parks & Recreation Department/Tony Aguirre Community Center/2520 West Pennway) Several seasonal and part-time positions available. Normal Work Days/Hours: Various shifts including days, evenings and weekends. Patrols and observes swimming pool areas. Prevents ball playing, tag games, fighting, and other infractions of rules around the pools and maintains order. Rescues swimmers who are tired or having difficulties. Applies artificial respiration or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), if necessary; administers first aid to cuts and other injuries suffered by swimmers. Teaches or assists in teaching swimming and life saving techniques. Officiates at water contests and exhibitions. Assists in sweeping, mopping, and picking up refuse in assigned pool areas and buildings Assists in maintaining records of work activities and daily participation. Assists in the preparation of activity reports as necessary.

REQUIRES applicants be at least 16 years of age and have a current lifeguard certificate or shallow water lifeguarding certificate as issued by the American Red Cross, Ellis, StarGuard, or the YMCA. Must pass a preemployment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.

Interested applicants must apply by the posted application deadline date. Please have them visit our website at www.kcmo.gov/careers >Apply Now link. In the latest job postings section, select jobs>Click Apply for Selected Jobs. If further assistance is needed or if there are any questions please contact our office directly at 816-513-1903.

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