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Ed Isakson/Alpharetta Family YMCA - Lifegaurd I Outdoor

at YMCA of Metro Atlanta

Posted: 5/28/2019
Job Status: Part Time
Job Reference #: R0001463-1
Categories: Other/General
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Job Description

The YMCA of Metro Atlanta serves more than 300,000 individuals with 23 full facilities and ten additional camping and childcare locations. The Y provides financial assistance to support more than 25,000 youth, teens and families. The Y offers programs that serve kids, adults and families at all stages of life. As the largest provider of early learning and after-school programs in Georgia, the Y is closing the achievement gap for Atlanta youth. During the teen years, the Y focuses on leadership development to prepare teens to connect to and serve their communities. A leader in healthy living, the Y offers youth sports and wellness programs designed to help kids and adults live healthier and be more active. A strong community can only be achieved when we invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. We believe that to bring about meaningful change in individuals and communities, we must be focused and accountable. At the Y, we measure the success of our cause by how well we engage communities in our three areas of focus:
  • YOUTH DEVELOPMENT - Nurturing the potential of every child and teen.
  • HEALTHY LIVING - Improving the nation's health and well-being.
  • SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY - Giving back and providing support to our neighbors.
  • Minimum Requirements

    • Minimum age of 16
    • Certifications:  Basic life support or professional rescuer CPR/AED, first aid, and emergency oxygen administration
    • Current YMCA Lifeguard certification or equivalent
    • Up to one or more years of lifeguarding experience
    • Ability to respond in a timely manner to safety and emergency situations
    • Exemplify YMCA ideals and leadership qualities
    • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
    • Strong customer service skills and personal commitment to service and hospitality
    • Pass a criminal background and drug screening check

    Responsibilities:

    • Maintains active surveillance of the pool area
    • Knows and reviews all emergency procedures and responds to emergency situations immediately in accordance with YMCA policies, procedures and completes related reports as required
    • Knows, understands, and consistently applies safety rules, polices, and guidelines for the pool and aquatic areas
    • Maintains accurate records as required by the YMCA and/or local and state health department code
    • Performs equipment checks and ensures appropriate equipment is available as needed
    • Performs chemical testing when not guarding, as required, and takes appropriate action
    • Maintain branch and association certifications in CPR-PRO, YMCA Lifeguard, First Aid, Bloodborne Pathogens, Branch and off-site Emergency procedures, and any other required certifications and/or training required by the Metro Atlanta YMCA.
    • Assist as needed in all aspects of the YMCA and its community
    • Attends all staff meetings and monthly in-service training
    • Other duties as assigned.

Under the direction of the Aquatics Director, the lifeguard maintains safe swimming conditions in the pool, deck, and surrounding areas. They create a safe and positive atmosphere that welcomes and respects all individuals and promotes safety in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures.
The Ed Isakson/Alpharetta Family YMCA is located in Alpharetta, Georgia. Home to over 600 technology companies, the city is often referred to as the Technology City of the South.” Alpharetta is a growing, vibrant and diverse Southern city with nationally-ranked schools, low unemployment and a high quality of life. The branch also serves 4 surrounding municipalities in North Fulton County: Johns Creek, Roswell, Milton, and Mountain Park. Starting as a non-facility, community-based program branch in 1984, the Y grew with the needs of the community, opening a full facility in 1998, followed by two subsequent expansions.

It's fun to work in an organization where people truly BELIEVE in what they are

doing!

We're committed to bringing passion and people together to champion

communities where everyone belongs.

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Ed Isakson / Alpharetta YMCA

About Us


Reflecting its Judeo-Christian heritage, the YMCA of Metro Atlanta is an association of volunteers, members and staff, open to and serving all, with programs and services which build spirit, mind, and body. Financial assistance is available based on need. The YMCA actively seeks to identify and involve those in need.

We believe that to bring about meaningful change in individuals and communities, we must be focused and accountable. At the Y, we measure the success of our cause by how well we engage communities in our three areas of focus.

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
Nurturing the potential of every child and teen.

HEALTHY LIVING
Improving the nation's health and well-being.

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
Giving back and providing support to our neighbors. 



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