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Lifeguard   Sanctuary Lodge at Splash Canyon, Wisconsin Dells, WI

What You'll Do

Lifeguards ensure the safety of guests indulging in the recreational activities in the pools or water-park areas.

  • Maintain continuous surveillance of guests indulging in recreational activities in the pools and water-park areas.
  • Call out warnings to people who may have ventured too far or are in imminent danger
  • Supervise swimmers to ensure that they are swimming within the safety protocols
  • Spot hazards or potential hazards and take measures to prevent accidents
  • Control and report unruly behavior and evict individuals not adhering to behavior protocols
  • Ensure that water sports such as water volleyball is done within the parameters of set rules and regulation
  • Perform rescues in the event of drowning or swimming accidents
  • Perform first aid and CPR according to the demands of adverse situations
  • Check the safety of rescue tubes and buoys and perform needed maintenance
  • Ensure that all pool equipment is stored safely and that any lost items are kept in a safe place
  • Perform all other duties as assigned
Benefits, Compensation, Training

Education, Essential Training / Certifications, and Experience:

  • CPR Certified
  • Prior Lifeguard experience preferred

Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Excellent swimmer
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergencies
  • Expertise in the application of lifeguarding surveillance and rescue techniques