Aquatics – Lifeguard

Aquatics – Lifeguard Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Aquatics – Lifeguard to join our team.


  • Exhibits a positive attitude at all times and upholds acac’s values of teamwork, customer service, and engagement;
  • Remains competent in administering acac’s Emergency Action Plan and is alert and prepared for any emergency;
  • Attends departmental meetings and any other meetings as requested;
  • Performs the Essential Functions and Responsibilities as described (other duties may be assigned);
  • If unable to work, proactively seeks substitutes for shifts and immediately informs supervisor of the substitution;
  • Attends New Hire Launch within 30 days of employment;
  • Club cleanliness is an all-team responsibility; helps whenever necessary in any area of the club to keep club neat and clean;
  • Reads, signs, and abides by the policies included in the Team Member Handbook;
  • Wears proper uniform at all times while at work and always presents the acac brand and standard anytime and anywhere the acac uniform is worn;
  • Helps with Service Day;
  • Helps with acac programs, special events, or activities outside department;
  • Checks acac email daily;
  • Ensures that time worked does not exceed 40 hours during the pay week (Sunday-Saturday); any overtime worked must be pre-approved by the supervisor;
  • Parks in team member designated areas;
  • When supervisor or team members call or email, promptly returns contact.


  • Red Cross Lifeguard certification preferred;
  • Highly dependable and prompt;
  • Able to work in an often warm and humid environment with heightened noise;
  • Able to successfully demonstrate proper rescue techniques and use of rescue equipment;
  • Must be able to stand, walk, and sit throughout a shift;
  • Must enjoy working in a team environment;
  • Safety and customer service oriented;
  • Must have current Lifeguard certification;
  • Current CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications;
  • Must be at least 16 years old;
  • Must be at least 15 years old (in order to qualify for Lifeguard Certification);
  • CPR Certification;
  • Certification;
  • First Aid certification;
  • Ability to pass a mandatory (or random) drug test, per Company policy, unless prohibited by state or provincial law.