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Lifeguard

Website Deerhurst Resort

Seasonal Position – Summer
$15 per hour

Position Summary
The Lifeguard will be responsible for the safety and care of each of our guests and team
members who frequent the pool areas. He or she explains and ensures that rules,
regulations and policies are adhered to. He or she is responsible for the cleanliness and
organization of the pool areas and are also responsible for providing exceptional and
professional guest service at all times.

Duties & Responsibilities
– Recognizes and greets all guests and team member first
– Provides exceptional and professional service to our guests and team members
– Ensures the well-being of our guests and team members by being alert to and reporting
potential hazards
– Models all Deerhurst Resort Standards while caring for the guests, co-workers and owners
– Comfortable making responsible decisions and develops recommendations for effective
problem solving
– Attends to any guest complaint to ensure the guest need is met, dialogue with guest is
tracked, follows-up with leader
– Explains and enforces pool regulations, rules and policies
– Ensures cleanliness of pool area and that equipment is maintained throughout the day
– Ensures all equipment is in proper working order
– Assists with pool service
– Reports any problems to the leader
– Responds and reports to first aid and emergency situations
– Clears and closes the pools if necessary
– Completes all other duties as assigned

Qualifications
– Guest oriented with an outgoing, sincere, helpful, caring and friendly personality
– Able to work well with others and independently
– Able to take initiative within given guidelines
– Pays precise attention to detail, order and cleanliness
– Has exceptional energy, flexibility and professionalism
– Has effective communication skills (verbal, listening, writing)
– Is self-motivated, with high level of enthusiasm
– Able to adapt in a fast pace, constant changing environment within a dynamic work
schedule
– Able to maintain composure and objectivity
– Able to handle problems in the workplace, including anticipating, preventing, identifying
and solving problems as necessary
– Able to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action quickly and accurately
– Is flexible with their schedule, able to work long hours, shift work, evenings, weekends and
holidays as business levels require

Education & Experience
– Previous experience as a lifeguard an asset
– Must be at least 16 years of age
– First Aid, CPR and AED required
– Bronze Cross
– N.L.S. Certificate
– Boaters license is an asset

Visa Requirements: Must be eligible to work in Canada.

Benefits and Employee Perks are available

To apply for this job please visit deerhurstresort.com.

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