The City of Bettendorf

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Life Fitness Center
Part-Time, Less than 19 Hours per Week
USD $8.66/Hr.
USD $10.75/Hr.

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Under the direction of the Pool Manager, the Lifeguard is responsible for safeguarding the pool patrons from injury and enforcing all rules and safety policies.


  1. Individual will be required to serve as instructor (or aid) in the Learn to Swim Program.
  2. Takes all preventative and precautions necessary to ensure the safety of the general public and pool staff from accidents or drowning.
  3. Administers First Aid to the injured or distressed bathers and seeks medical care for those seriously injured.
  4. Immediately notify the Pool Manager of any unsafe conditions that may exist within the immediate pool area or on defective equipment.
  5. Work all scheduled hours, including nights and weekends.
  6. Individual must be organized and have good customer relations and service skills.
  7. Perform all additional assigned responsibilities.


Education: High School Diploma required. 

Interpersonal Skills: This position requires the ability to interpret and enforce all pool rules and policies. Individual must be able to solve non-routine and non-recurring daily problems. Individual must be comfortable interacting and working with swimmers while teaching swimming lessons.


Working Conditions: This job requires some occasional heavy lifting and moving of equipment and supplies. This individual must be able to work in the extreme heat and sun on a regular basis.


Job Requirements: Lifeguard Training/Standard First Aid (not required upon application); CPR for the Professional Rescuer and AED Certification (not required upon application); (W.S.I.)-Water Safety Instruction (Preferred)


Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. The City of Bettendorf is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. The City of Bettendorf complies with American with Disabilities Act.