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Browse available YMCA Lifeguard Jobs. YMCA, with its full name Young Men's Christian Association, is a worldwide organisation. Based in Switzerland, YMCA now operates in 119 countries and owns more than 125 national associations with its motto "empowering young people". YMCA is devoted to positively affecting the lives of the people in the world, and they are looking for more energetic people to join in by offering vast number of job openings. Working at the YMCA, you'll discover more than a job - you'll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a big difference in the lives of those around you!

YMCA Lifeguard Job Description & Responsibilities

A lifeguard is responsible for ensuring every swimmer' safety and well being in swimming environments such as public pools and beaches. To be a YMCA lifeguard, first and foremost, you must be a good swimmer and have high sense of responsibility. You should also be brave, alert and conscientious. For detailed description of the lifeguard job at YMCA, please take a look at the blew listings:

  • Be Responsible for the guarding and safety of members and program participants within all aquatic facilities.
  • Be responsible for the pool until relieved by another guard.
  • Be responsible for the pool until relieved by another guard.
  • Quick action to any potential emergency situation.
  • Use appropriate emergency procedures, and provide appropriate care to swimmers.
  • Be responsible for the pool until relieved by another guard.
  • Attend National YMCA certification trainings, regular in-service trainings and other trainings and meetings as they are held.
  • Abide by the YMCA Aquatics Safety Code of Conduct.
  • Learn the names of members and greet them when they arrive at the poo

YMCA Lifeguard Qualifications and Skills

  • The minimum age to work as a YMCA lifeguard is 16.
  • You are able to swim at least 500 yards.
  • A recognized Lifeguard certification CPR for Professional Rescuer (including AED) of YMCA, Red Cross, or others.
  • Administration on Oxygen.
  • Standard First Aid.
  • Possess all YMCA of Silicon Valley mandatory trainings within 90 days of hire:Completion of skills test, including 2 minutes of treading water with hands ou

YMCA Lifeguard Salary and Benefits

At YMCA, you can not only enjoy a positive and fast-paced work environment, but also receive competitive salaries and benefits. Usually, YMCA lifeguard salary ranges from $10 per hour to $15 per hour and yearly salary ranges from $18,000 to $ 23,000 based on the working experience level. At YMCA, the lifeguard benefits are also comprehensive. The huge benefits package include: 403 Retirement plan which helps to contribute 12% of the employee's gross pay, healthcare plan, training program for lifeguard certification (if you don't have one), advanced career development and growth opportunities, employee assistance program, et

YMCA Lifeguard Jobs

  • Lifeguard


    YMCA   |   Cincinnati, OH

    Lifeguard Location(s): Richard E. Lindner YMCA Area: Aquatics The Lifeguard is responsible for an accident-free environment by overseeing the operations of...

    Must be at least 16 years of age

  • Lifeguard


    YMCA   |   Maplewood, MN

    Dedicated to member safety and the mission and philosophy of the YMCA. The incumbent will create a safe, enjoyable and positive atmosphere that promotes member...

    Part Time ASAP Start

  • Lifeguard


    YMCA   |   Dunmore, PA

    Lifeguard indoor pools, and supervise members and guests in the Aquatic Center. Job Type: Part-time Salary: $7.75 /hour Job Location: * Dunmore, PA...

    Part Time

  • Cherokee Beach Head Lifeguard


    YMCA   |   Medford, NJ

    Monitors daily waterfront operations to adhere to all state, local, and YMCA health and safety regulations...

    The incumbent must be 21 years of age or olde Supervise a rotating team of...

  • Lifeguard Rentals


    YMCA   |   Dallas, TX

    The YMCA is currently taking applications for dependable and safety driven individuals to become lifeguards. If ARC Lifeguard certified, must cross over to YMCA...

  • Lifeguard


    YMCA   |   Fargo, ND

    Attend a YMCA Lifeguard Certification/Re-certification Course at the YMCA. The YMCA will train you! If you are hired and commit to stay at the YMCA for at least...

    ASAP Start At least 15 years old American Red Cross Life Flexible shifts available between

  • Lifeguard


    YMCA   |   Valley, NE

    YMCA of Greater Omaha, an Equal Opportunity Employer. The YMCA is looking for a new lifeguard to join their Aquatics Team...

    GED High School Diploma or GED highly desirable a

  • Assistant Lifeguard (outside Seattle)


    YMCA   |   Shoreline, WA

    Lifeguard certification – YMCA or Red Cross. The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity...

    If you are 16 - 17 years of age and have

  • Lifeguard


    YMCA   |   Naperville, IL

    For over 135 years, the YMCA has been a pioneer and set the standard for aquatics and quality swim instruction...

    At least 3 months of lifeguarding experience Must be at least 16 years of age

  • Lifeguard


    YMCA   |   Keystone Heights, FL

    YMCA Competencies (Leader):. Current YMCA Lifeguarding Certification. Must demonstrate lifeguard skills in accordance with YMCA standards...

    ASAP Start