Apr 25, 2019

12647 - Head Lifeguard

  • EXOS
  • San Mateo, CA, USA
Part time Other

Job Description


EXOS helps people perform at a high level so they can achieve what matters most to them. Since our founding in 1999, we’ve become a leader in proactive health and performance, trusted by more than 150 clients, including corporations, academic institutions, health systems, sports organizations, the U.S. military, community centers, and residential communities. With award-winning facilities and spaces, technology, equipment, and services, EXOS connects people to the solutions they need and provides individualized plans based on time-tested fundamentals and research in order to help people take control of their health and performance.


EXOS takes a unique approach to fitness center design, facility management, and training technology to create welcoming environments that facilitate healthy lifestyles. From business planning to operations, we use our decades of experience to drive member acquisition, engagement, and retention. We know that the more engaging and effective a fitness center is, the more success it will have. It’s all about providing members with a positive experience and the tools they need to accomplish their goals.


We're seeking a Head Lifeguard to join our team. As our new Head Lifeguard you will:

  • Supervise a Lifeguard staff of 20 – 25
  • Work 20-25 hours as a Lifeguard
  • Administrative work - 15-20 hours per week
  • Schedule lifeguard staff
  • Maintain certification records of all LG staff
  • Help the Aquatics Director with training
  • Serves as the manager on deck during events and/or swim meets
  • Maintain watch over the pool area ensuring a secure and safe environment
  • Employ accident prevention by enforcing pool rules and regulations
  • Respond to all injuries, incidents, and emergencies as directed by club policy
  • Assist in the maintenance and cleanliness of the aquatics center


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of three years of Lifeguarding experience
  • Minimum of one year of aquatics supervision
  • Current American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification (basic level)
  • Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Certification or the ability to obtain the certification within 90 days of hire


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Five years of lifeguarding and/or aquatics supervision experience

  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Trainer

  • Current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications or the ability to obtain the certification at the time of hire

Physical Requirements:

  • Candidates applying for this position should be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted repeatedly throughout the workday 
  • Frequent walking and demonstrating and assisting with exercise movements; bending, stretching, lifting, pushing, pulling and squatting are movements performed daily
  • Ability to be in water for long periods during the day


We are an equal opportunity employer

EXOS is proud to be an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state, or federal laws. EXOS provides reasonable accommodation to employees and applicants for employment who have disabilities. You may request reasonable accommodation, in writing, by reaching out to our People Operations department at: 


Attention: People Operations, Accommodations

2629 E. Rose Garden Ln. 

Phoenix, AZ 85050


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