Water Country - Aquatics Manager I

Portsmouth, NH, USA, 2300 Lafayette Road, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States of America Req #1520
Sunday, February 21, 2021

Manage Aquatic Operations, Train and Coach Team Members, Leads, and Supervisors, Enforce/Monitor Park Safety Rules and Procedures.



  • Direct report for all Lifeguards, Loaders, and seasonal Aquatics Leadership Team Members.
  • Responsible for opening and closing procedures for the Aquatics department.
  • Responsible for enforcing all park policies, rules and regulations.
  • Resolve guest and team member complaints and issues.
  • Responsible for administrative duties such as daily audits, VAT logs, scheduling, rescue reports, accident reports, time cards, labor laws, updates of operational logs, reports, and statistical record keeping.
  • Maintain all aquatics equipment and properly inventory all supplies.
  • Responsible for remaining rescue-ready at all times and performing or training professional rescuer duties as needed, remaining current in all skills, and remaining on-call as needed.
  • General knowledge of water chemistry and water testing.
  • Understand the emergency procedure to be followed in case of an incident.
  • Inspect the attractions and report unsafe conditions and equipment to Aquatics Manager.
  • Attend or facilitate weekly in-service training, and maintain 4 hours per month.
  • Follow all state and federal employment practices and laws at all times.
  • Develop, implement and monitor schedules for the Aquatics department.
  • Inspires and motivates team members to work together and achieve success beyond expectations.
  • Receive and maintain an Ellis & Associates ILTP Special Facilities Lifeguard certification.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Minimum of one (1) year/season lifeguard experience.
  • Ellis and Associates Lifeguard Instructor.
  • Be able to attend and complete Ellis and Associates Lifeguard Instructor Training, Adult, Infant and Child CPR and Standard First Aid course.
  • Be in good physical condition; be dependable, alert, enthusiastic, strongly motivated and dedicated.
  • Physical mobility-- the ability to move in different work stations, hand and arm movement.
  • Must be able to sit, stand, or walk for long periods of time.
  • Must have corrected 20/25 vision with near and far acuity.
  • Must be able to read, write, and understand the English language.
  • Must be able to communicate and effectively work with others.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills. 
  • Willingness to cross train into other operation departments.
  • This position requires standing, walking, crouching, bending, stooping, twisting, kneeling, and lifting up to 50lbs.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays through labor day.
  • Ability to work outdoors in varying climates including exposure to direct sunlight.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal
  • Job Start Date Monday, April 26, 2021
  • Job End Date Monday, October 18, 2021
  • Portsmouth, NH, USA, 2300 Lafayette Road, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States of America