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Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 08/03/2017
Working Title Lifeguard
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Other
Federal Work Study Required? Yes
Job Summary

Federal Work Study Award Required

The University of Pittsburgh is currently seeking a lifeguard.

Responsibilities include:
The Lifeguard will ensure patron safety and maintain pool order at all times. The Lifeguard will serve as the first line of response for pool related incidents and emergencies. Primary duties include, but are not limited to:
- Constant scanning and surveying of activity in and around the pool
- Report unsafe or questionable conditions to supervisor
- Adhere to and enforce pool rules and schedule
- Remain available to patrons for questions and assistance
- Administer first aid to patrons and file accident reports to supervisor

Job Requirements

- Current Lifeguarding/First Aid and CPR certifications
- Demonstration of strong swimming skills; 300 yard swim, retrieval of diving brick
- Ability to maintain a routine weekly work schedule for an entire semester
- Attend required in-services and trainings each semester
- Willingness to work weekends, special events and open shifts

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $10.00
Anticipated Number of Openings 15
Anticipated Hours per Week 12-15
Anticipated Weekly Schedule

4 hour shifts 7am – 9:00pm daily

Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location Trees Hall, Bellefield pools
Posting Number S-05117-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a currently registered student taking at least 6 credits?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Other Document