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Head Lifeguard

Job Type: Operational Staff

  • Responsible for maintaining safety and order in the aquatic center through the vigilant surveillance of pool patrons in and around the water, thereby preventing and minimizing injury and harm to pool patrons
  • Assist the Aquatic Coordinator with overall aquatic center operation, supervision, opening/closing duties, lifeguard coverage, lifeguard training
  • Recognize and respond quickly to all emergency situations in water and on land
  • Assist the Aquatic Coordinator with pool maintenance including pool brushing, deck cleaning, vacuuming, and water chemistry monitoring
  • Observe and enforce all rules and regulations of the facility
  • Complete all required reports and submit them to the Aquatic Coordinator
  • Conduct oneself in a professional manner in representing the College
  • Build patron relationships through exemplary customer service
  • Serve as primary aquatic center supervisor when Aquatic Coordinator in not present
  • Assist Aquatic Coordinator with planning and implementation of lifeguard in-service trainings
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Lifeguard certification

Preferred Qualifications

  • Lifeguard instructor certification (LGI)
  • Certified pool operator certification (CPO) 

Deadline to Apply:  Open until filled 

Type of Position: Part-time 

Hours: Up to 28 hours per week 

Salary: $13.50 per hour

Send a John A. Logan College operational application, resume, and copy of all transcripts to or to the address listed below.

John A. Logan College
Attn: Office of Human Resources (C116)
700 Logan College Drive
Carterville, IL 62918