We strive to live out our values and mission every day as the YMCA.\u00a0 Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.\u00a0 The YMCA staff works hard to serve our members and strengthen the community with values like: Caring. We show a genuine interest in others, putting them first, and engaging everyone with a positive attitude.
Honesty. We do the right thing, even when no one is looking.
Respect. We accept differences and meet people where they are at, honoring others with thoughtfulness and courage.
Responsibility. We do what we say we\u00e2\u20ac\u2122re going to do, taking ownership for our decisions and being good stewards of our resources. Join us as we transform lives through our loving, caring and serving as employees of the Y. JOB SUMMARY The Jackson R. Lehman Family YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne is seeking to hire a lifeguard\u00a0to join our team. Under the direction of the Aquatics Director, the lifeguard is responsible for ensuring safe swimming conditions in the pool and surrounding areas. This includes creating a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety and engagement in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures. PAY RATE DETAILS $8 to $8.75 depending on experience The YMCA will cover the cost of lifeguard training and required certifications if it is taken within our association
and if potential candidates meet pre-hire screenings requirements
and fulfill certain employment expectations\u00a0
training provided monthly
if training is needed, indicate that when you fill out the application Hours of operation at the Jackson R. Lehman Family YMCA: Monday - Friday\u00a05:30 a.m. - 10\u00a0p.m.
Saturdays\u00a08\u00a0a.m. - 7:00 p.m.\u00a0
Sundays 12\u00a0p.m. - 7\u00a0p.m. Preference is for lifeguards able to work during the school-day\u00a0and already certified. PERSONAL REQUIREMENTS Minimum of 16\u00a0years of age.
Reliable transportation to attend work.
Able to fulfill all demands in spirit, mind, and body as a certified lifeguard\u00a0in accordance with\u00a0YMCA standards.
Demonstrates effective communication and listening skills.
Welcoming, positive, service-oriented attitude serving diverse groups of adults in regard to age, ethnicity, gender, race, economic status, religion, etc.
Team player willing\u00a0to contribute\u00a0to the culture, mission,\u00a0and\u00a0values of the YMCA. REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS CPR\/AED for the Professional Rescuer
American Red Cross Lifeguard
Emergency Oxygen EMPLOYEE BENEFITS Free individual membership at all YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne facilities (Allen, Whitley, Wells counties); part-time staff have the opportunity for a small cost to add additional eligible members.
Voluntary 403b Retirement Savings Account