The Lifeguard’s primary responsibility is to prevent drowning and other injuries

from occurring at the aquatic facility. Life guards do this in many ways, such as:

  • Monitoring activities in and near the water through patron surveillance 

  • Preventing injuries by minimizing or eliminating hazardous situations and behaviors

  • Enforcing the facility rules and regulations and educating patrons about them

  • Recognizing and responding quickly and effectively to all emergencies

  • Administering first aid and CPR, including using an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)

  • Working as a team with other lifeguards, facility staff and management


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Possess a current American Red Cross Lifeguard certification

  • Possess a current WA State Food Handlers Card

  • Staffing the snack shack to greet and check-in pool members and their guests, schedule swim lessons and parties as well as selling snacks and beverages

  • Continually demonstrate a positive work ethic, professional attitude and be dependable

  • Willing to accept supervision

  • Communicate with patrons, staff and management in a courteous manner

  • Be team oriented and flexible

To request an application form, please contact: 

Julia Lapin, Aquatics Manager