Job ID : 14482
Location: Thornhill, ON
Job Type: Service
Facility: Thornhill, 269
Position Type: Part:Time Regular
Education Required: Certification
Experience Required: 1 : 3 Years
GoodLife Fitness is 100 Canadian and one of Canadas Top 50 Best Managed Companies
At GoodLife Fitness, we're known for being an industry leader in fitness across Canada. Since opening our doors in 1979, our Associates have shown dedication and passion for fitness and for their communities which keeps us growing year after year. With motivating people surrounding you every day and encouraging you to live a healthy and active lifestyle, isn't it time you started living the good life too?
What is a Lifeguard?
The Lifeguard will ensure the health and well:being of members and guests in the pool, whirlpool and on the pool deck. The Lifeguard will closely monitor Aqua Group Fitness classes and Family Swim to ensure the safety of all participants and enforce proper rules. The Lifeguard will respond to emergencies in the pool and on the pool deck and act as first responder if needed.
Maintains constant surveillance of members and guests in the pool, whirlpool and pool deck; acts immediately and appropriately to ensure the safety of all participants in the event of emergency.
Provides emergency care and treatment as required until the arrival of emergency medical services.
Enforces pool rules in an appropriate, fair and equitable manner and explain the rationale for the rule(s) when needed.
Performs various maintenance duties as directed to maintain a clean and safe facility. This includes light cleaning and water chemistry testing.
Assist in ensuring ongoing equipment and facility maintenance as well as Club cleanliness by communicating any deficiencies to the General Manager without delay.
Ensure proper administration and completion of any necessary paperwork
Our Ideal Candidate:
6 months to 1 year experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
Basic understanding of pool operation and water chemistry.
Holder of current National Lifeguard Service's Lifeguard Certificate, dated no more than 2 years from date of shift, this includes CPR:C.
Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations
Ability to follow routine verbal and written instructions
Customer focused with interpersonal savvy
Decision making skills
Must demonstrate the following physical standards:
As Canada's largest fitness company, GoodLife currently employs over 14,400 people supporting our purpose to give every Canadian the opportunity to live a fit and healthy good life. As one of Canadas 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, we look for positive, outgoing, energetic team members to make our environment fun and fulfilling each and every day.
The good life is within your reach. Apply to GoodLife Fitness today.
Location: Thornhill, ON