Pool Lifeguard Resume Samples

A Pool Lifeguard works in rivers, swimming pools, water parks, and beaches and takes responsibility for monitoring the swimmers and providing them safety as and when needed. The job description entails explaining and enforcing safety rules and rescuing people in danger. Typical work activities listed on the Pool Lifeguard Resume are – overseeing the activities at the facility; assisting with swimming lessons; monitoring designated areas and detecting signs of danger; warning swimmers regarding unsafe situations; maintaining order in swimming areas, maintaining cleanliness and orderliness of all areas; maintaining records and reports.

To qualify for this post, the job applicant should possess the following qualifications – proficiency with both written and verbal communication; good interacting skills, physical fitness, and work experience. The person should be above 16 years of age, have a lifeguard training, and also possess a CPR and First aid certification.

 

Pool Lifeguard Resume example

Pool Lifeguard Resume

Objective : Self-Motivated paramedic professional with a solid background and education in emergency care and water rescues. Looking for a position where my skills and experience in Customer Service and Business Administration can improve the satisfaction of the guest.

Skills : Great interpersonal, CPR, Professional Appearance.

Description :

    1. Maintained the safety of the patrons in and around the pool, maintain a professional attitude.
    2. Included maintenance of pool systems, cleaning of the pool and surrounding areas, along with a delegation of duties to other lifeguards.
    3. Enforced rules and regulations to create a safe environment.
    4. Provided CPR/AED and/or first aid as needed Pool maintenance and cleanliness.
    5. Regulated patron and guest entry -Identify and address safety hazards.
    6. Observed weather conditions in relation to pool safety.
    7. Performed water rescues. 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Pool Lifeguard Resume

Headline : Seeking the position of Pool Lifeguard, responsible for observing and providing for patron safety at municipal swimming pool facilities through rescue and lifeguarding duties, by explaining and enforcing rules, providing swimming instruction, and administering first aid, artificial respiration, and CPR.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Communications, Group Facilitation.

Description :

    1. Observed and organized activities of swimmers.
    2. Enforced applicable pool policies and regulations. 
    3. Maintained records, reports, and activity logs.
    4. Performed rescues in the event of drowning or swimming accidents.
    5. Maintained continuous surveillance of people in the swimming pool.
    6. Performed first aid and CPR according to the demands of adverse situations. 
    7. Implemented and maintained daily safety procedures for pool guests.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Pool Lifeguard Resume

Headline : To supervise, schedule, and perform maintenance for swimming programs at Community Pool. Participates in active surveillance, risk management, emergency preparedness, and maintenance duties. Responsible to Supervisor and Aquatic Director.

Skills : Customer Service, Continuous Surveillance, Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Maintained water quality control, club members customer.
    2. Oversaw a pool with a capacity of 30+ patrons while working efficiently with 2 other guards as a team.
    3. Documented daily water safety records accurately 100% of the time.
    4. Maintained constant surveillance of patrons in private residences in and around swimming pool areas.
    5. Acted immediately and appropriately to secure the safety of the residents or guests in the event of an emergency. 
    6. Interacted with age groups from infants to seniors. 
    7. Affiliated with Learn to Swim Program for County System Schools.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          MS

          Pool Lifeguard Resume

          Summary : As a Pool Lifeguard, responsible for ensuring that all members participating in swimming activities enjoy a safe, harm-free experience by setting and implementing rules and supervising the swimming area.

          Skills : Inventory Management, Positive Attitude, In-Service Training.

          Description :

            1. Received award for pursuing victim in distress. 
            2. Maintained and enforced rules and regulations mandated by the facility.
            3. Used preventative actions to avoid any unnecessary drowning and/or injury to the patrons using the facility.
            4. Taught swim skills to the community to provide better knowledge and understanding of technique and swim prowess.
            5. Assisted in multiple life-threatening emergencies.
            6. Enhanced the knowledge of patrons in pool and water safety.
            7. Certified in CPR, First Aid, and AED training.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      7-10 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Management
                      Education
                      Education
                      Diploma

                      Pool Lifeguard Resume

                      Headline : To ensure the overall satisfaction of all pool guests by providing greeting upon arrival and ensuring the safety of patrons of an aquatic facility by preventing and responding to emergencies; all while displaying excellent customer service.

                      Skills : Communication Skills, Problem Solving Skills, Organized.

                      Description :

                          1. Enforced pool safety rules upon patrons. 
                          2. Performed pool maintenance tasks such as backwashing the water filter, testing the water chlorine and pH levels, and adding chlorine.
                          3. Filled pool with water to an established level.
                          4. Cleaned the deck; vacuums the pool and ensures that first aid equipment complies with health and safety standards.
                          5. Maintained, repaired, and took inventory of first aid and lifesaving equipment.
                          6. Engaged in the physical fitness program established by the department in order to maintain the capability to perform pool lifesaving duties.
                          7. Prepared and submitted written reports of pool-related incidents to an immediate supervisor, as needed. 
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        5-7 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Executive
                        Education
                        Education
                        High School Diploma

                        Pool Lifeguard Resume

                        Objective : To obtain the position of Pool Lifeguard, to maintain a safe recreational swimming facility by preventing drowning and other injuries to patrons and provide swimming lessons and teach basic water safety at swimming pools, or serve as the pool's cashier.

                        Skills : People Skills, Swimming Skills, Agility, Detail-Oriented.

                        Description :

                          1. Maintained the upkeep and cleanliness of the pool area and bathrooms.
                          2. Maintained records & reports.
                          3. Provided information, assistance, and customer service to members. 
                          4. Maintained a safe and clean pool environment. 
                          5. Sat in the sun for the majority of the day.
                          6. Rescued distressed persons, using rescue techniques and equipment.
                          7. Warned recreational participants of inclement weather, unsafe areas, or illegal conduct.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            2-5 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Junior
                            Education
                            Education
                            Diploma

                            Pool Lifeguard Resume

                            Summary : Under the supervision of licensed staff, responsible for the safety of all swimmers by monitoring the pool and swimming activities. Prevent accidents by enforcing rules, provide rescue/emergency first aid care when needed.

                            Skills : Ensure Safety, Positive Attitude, Rescue Techniques.

                            Description :

                              1. Maintained the quality of pool water by testing chemical levels. 
                              2. Carried out all duties assigned by the Swimming Pool Manager and Head Lifeguard.
                              3. Kept the pool facility running smoothly.
                              4. Reported promptly at the assigned time of duty and remain on duty status until the Designated shift has been completed.
                              5. Maintained positive public relations at the swimming pool. 
                              6. Established implemented, and instructed an adaptive swim lesson program for children with disabilities.
                              7. Planned swimming lessons, and instructs and evaluates participants enrolled in the Learn to Swim program at municipal swimming pools to provide swimming and water safety training.
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              7-10 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Management
                              Education
                              Education
                              MBA

                              Pool Lifeguard Resume

                              Summary : To assist in providing world-class service to guests at the pool, by proactively promoting a safe and enjoyable experience that exceeds guests' expectations. Responsible for the safety of all guests in the pool area.

                              Skills : CPR, Constant Surveillance, Chemical Checks.

                              Description :

                                1. Maintained the filtration system and pool chemistry 
                                2. Cleaned the pool area and restrooms and surrounding area-deck. 
                                3. Removed trash and enforced facility.
                                4. Enforced facility rules and gate control.
                                5. Provided swim instruction for children and adults.
                                6. Interacted closely with parents on their child's progress.
                                7. Ensured the safety of every pool patron through education, vigilant preventative guarding, first aid, emergency medical services, and rescue services
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              7-10 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Management
                              Education
                              Education
                              Diploma

                              Pool Lifeguard Resume

                              Headline : To instruct swim and water safety lessons and water exercise classes; supervising the use of swimming pools and facilities and look out for accidents and perform swim rescues and/or provide emergency medical treatment.

                              Skills : Water Safety, Ensure Patron Safety, In-Service Training.

                              Description :

                                1. Enforced the rules and regulations of the indoor pool consistently.
                                2. Maintained good working relationships with staff members, maintenance personnel, administrative personnel, and pool patrons.
                                3. Resolved member concerns in a professional manner or escalates them, as appropriate.
                                4. Created pool-related documentation (e.g. opening/closing checklists, bather tracking, and incident reports)
                                5. Able and willing to follow directions from supervisors and follow protocols.
                                6. Maintained a safe and neat pool area. 
                                7. Rendered first aid and artificial respiration as required. 
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              5-7 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Executive
                              Education
                              Education
                              BS

                              Pool Lifeguard Resume

                              Headline : To maintain a safe swimming environment. To provide the supervision necessary to prevent accidents both in the water and on the deck area and rescue and respond with emergency care for the accident victims.

                              Skills : Leadership Skills, Organizational Skills, Detail-Oriented.

                              Description :

                                1. Carried out all duties assigned by the Swimming Pool Manager and Lead Lifeguard
                                2. Performed First Aid and CPR when called upon
                                3. Watched the assigned area in rotation to prevent accidents and injuries.
                                4. Aided the pool manager and assistant manager in every way necessary to keep the pool facility running smoothly
                                5. Reminded guests of pool rules when necessary in a polite, firm manner, and contact management if necessary.
                                6. Communicated with other lifeguards and supervisors.
                                7. Enforced all rules and policies of the swimming pool; troubleshoot risk areas
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              5-7 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Executive
                              Education
                              Education
                              GED