Lifeguard - Healthpark - Owensboro Health

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Lifeguard - Healthpark

Schedule: PRN (As needed) Shift: As Needed, Monday - Sunday
Healthpark - Aquatics Hours: As Needed, Flexible

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Job Summary
  • Responsible for providing and maintaining a safe area for aquatic activity during hours that require a lifeguard on duty.
Job Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the prevention of incidents, responding to emergencies and enforcing facility rules related to aquatic area.
  • Enforces the facility and pool rules.
  • Assists with the keeping aquatic area clean and safe every shift that is worked.
  • Ensures supplies are maintained in the department.
  • Alerts fitness supervisor or manager of aquatics regarding functionality and/or availability of equipment.
  • Completes incident reports when incidents occur and alerts fitness supervisor or manager of aquatics.
Organizational Responsibilities
  • Adheres to all organizational policies and procedures. Executes all tasks and behaves in a manner consistent with a culture of compliance, safety and a high-reliability organization; behavior supports the organization's core commitments of Integrity, Service, Respect, Teamwork, Excellence, and Innovation.
  • High school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) preferred.
  • Lifeguard certification from the American Red Cross, Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA), or Ellis andAssociates required.
Work Experience
  • None required. At least 1-year experience in Lifeguarding preferred.
Skills & Attributes
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and works under minimal supervision. Must be able to working a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
FLSA Classification
  • Non-Exempt
  • This description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees. Specific duties and responsibilities consistent with the general nature and level of work described may vary by department and additional related duties may be assigned as needed. Some duties listed may not apply to all areas.
Additional Position Related Details
Populations Served
  • Training is provided relevant to the population served, based on scope of care of the service assignment.
Physical Requirements

Activity & Frequency:
  • Bending/Stooping - Never
  • Climbing - Never
  • Keyboard Data Entry - Never
  • Kneeling - Never
  • Lifting/Moving Patients - Never
  • Lifting/Carrying (Non-Patient) - 0-25 lbs - Never
  • Lifting/Carrying (Non-Patient) - 25-75 lbs - Never
  • Lifting/Carrying (Non-Patient) - over 75 lbs - Never
  • Pushing/Pulling - 0-25 lbs - Never
  • Pushing/Pulling - 25-75 lbs - Never
  • Pushing/Pulling - over 75 lbs - Never
  • Reaching - Never
  • Repetitive Foot/Leg Movements - Never
  • Repetitive Hand/Arm Movements - Never
  • Running - Never
  • Sitting - Never
  • Squatting - Never
  • Standing - Never
  • Walking - Never
  • Audible Speech - Never
  • Hearing Acuity - Never
  • Smelling Acuity - Never
  • Taste Discrimination - Never
  • Vision: Depth Perception - Never
  • Vision: Distinguish Color - Never
  • Vision: Seeing - Far - Never
  • Vision: Seeing - Near - Never

  • Owensboro Health is committed to providing a safe working environment including training and access to person protective equipment necessary to this position. While performing duties of this position, occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens is present for all employees.
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Want to learn more about joining our team? I invite you to email us your questions. Owensboro Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Daniel Blandford, Human Resources Supervisor (right)

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