Western Kentucky University

Lifeguard

Lifeguard

The primary role of a lifeguard is to ensure the safety of patrons in and around the pool and throughout the facility. Duties include but are not limited to, supervision of patrons, cleaning, policy enforcement, and coordinating use of all audio equipment. Current American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, and First Aid certifications are required. Certification for Water Safety Instructor and Lifeguarding Instructor are recommended. Previous lifeguarding experience is preferred. A high level of maturity and the desire to work as part of a team are also expected.

 

 Last Modified 7/23/13