Sammons Indoor Pool - Lifeguard

Temple, TX, USA Req #5
Friday, January 15, 2021

Ready to Start Your Career with the City of Temple?


The lifeguard plays a vital role in ensuring our pools are safe for our citizens. Lifeguards observe swimmers, inspect equipment, and assist with the opening and closing of the pool. Must be able to work flexible hours, weekends, and holidays.   

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monitor pool area during guard rotations while guards are entering and exiting the chair
  • Enforce all pool rules and regulations
  • Rescues, resuscitates and gives first aid or CPR to drowning and/or injured patrons and notify emergency medical personnel when necessary 
  • Assists in front desk operation delivering great customer service both in person and via telephone
  • Accepts and receives payments
  • Performs basic maintenance procedures to assure public safety
  • Maintains and cleans pools, decking, floors, walls, and sinks  
  • Works with administrative staff in assisting with programming of aquatic events  
  • Uses RecTrac for daily attendance and financial operations
  • Attends State mandated weekly training to review lifeguard skills
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Knowledge of water safety practices and usage of water safety equipment.
  • Must pass swimming skills test

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience as a Lifeguard

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Possess a current Red Cross Lifeguard Certification
Thank you for your interest in the position.  Please note only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $10.31
  • Temple, TX, USA