Job Code: 06


Category: Aquatics
Location: Grubb Family YMCA

Job Type: Part-Time


Position Summary:  Under the direct supervision of the Aquatics Director, lifeguards are responsible for maintaining safe swim conditions in the pool, deck and surrounding areas and creates a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety.


  • Minimum age of 16 (15 for seasonal secondary guards).
  • Must have possession of a valid American Red Cross Lifeguard Training or YMCA Lifeguard Training certification.
  • Must have possession of a valid American Red Cross CPR-PR and First-Aid Training Certification.
  • Complete knowledge and application of lifeguard rescue and surveillance techniques.
  • Knowledge of facility rules, policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of correct swim strokes and ability to instruct swim lessons.
  • Ability to develop and maintain high levels of customer service with members and guests.
  • The ability to represent the YMCA in a mature and professional manner, holding true to a commitment to the YMCA’s values, philosophies and ideals.

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