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Lifeguard On-Call

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Position Information

Position Title Lifeguard On-Call
Position Type Staff
Department Workforce Development and Continuing Education
FLSA Non-Exempt
Union/Non Union Non Union
Full Time or Part Time Part Time
Grade 4
Salary Range
Hiring Salary Range $13.35/Hour
Fixed Term/Tenure Track (Faculty Only)
Regular or Temporary Temporary
Job Description Summary

Responsible for ensuring the safety of all patrons in the pool area and keeping facility clean.

Minimum Qualifications
  1. High school diploma or equivalent.
  2. Current American Red Cross Lifeguard certificate, current American Red Cross CPR/FPR certificate.

*Copies of certificates must accompany application and can be attached to your online application or dropped off in the Human Resource Office, Kent Hall Room 103. Without these copies, the Human Resource office will be unable to qualify your application.


CRITERIA: The following criteria, which are not the sole criteria used in the final hiring decision, will be used to review the applications of those persons who meet the stated minimum qualifications and to select those qualified applicants who will be interviewed. Other information and observations made during the interview process may be considered in the selection process. Please ensure that your application and attached documents address the criteria listed below:

  1. Satisfactorily pass/demonstrate water skills and CPR.
  2. Extent of experience as a lifeguard.
  3. Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  4. Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  5. Skilled in or potential for working effectively with a diverse, multi-ethnic clientele.
Job Requirements
  1. Applicant must be willing to work flexible hours including days, evenings, weekends & overtime if required.
  2. A lifeguard skills test will be administered to qualified applicants as a part of the recruitment process.
  3. Ablity to communicate effectively in spoken and written standard English.
  4. As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.
Is Background Check Required? Yes

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number PGCC39211/12
Open Date 11/22/2013
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Background Check Statement

A limited background investigation will be conducted prior to an offer of employment. A signed authorization for release of personal information will be required if selected for an interview. If recommended for the position, the applicant must be fingerprinted for a background investigation (at College expense) and be cleared for working with children.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a current American Red Cross CPR Certificate?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certificate?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a current American Red Cross Standard First Aid Certificate?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Please explain the extent of your experience as a lifeguard.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • HERC
    • HigherEd Jobs
    • Hispanic Outlook
    • Indeed
    • Personal Referral
    • PGCC Website
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook)
    • The Chronicle of Higher Ed
    • The Washington Post
    • Other: Please indicate below
    • Educause

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Certifications - See Minimum Qualifications for type
Optional Documents
  1. Other