Trustmark Companies - HealthFitness Lifeguard (no experience) in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Lifeguard (no experience)

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MIT Recreation Department, managed by HealthFitness, is looking for individuals that would like to become certified Lifeguards (no experience required) and work 10-20 hours per week in Cambridge, MA. Free certification courses will be held on site. Upon successful completion of the certification, the pay rate will be $14.00/hr for hours worked 6:00a - 8:30a, Mon-Fri, and $13.00/hr for all other hours.

Education, Experience and Certifications:

  • Ability and willingness to obtain First Aid, CPR and Lifeguard certifications.

  • Employment will not be offered until candidate completes and passes the lifeguard class offered by the facility.

  • Willingness to continue employment at MIT for at least 3 months, if an associate leaves prior to 3 months of employment a pro-rated reimbursement of the cost of the fee to become certified would be expected.

  • Lifeguards must be at least 16 years old.

  • Meet MIT Fitness and Skill standards.

  • Attend lifeguard orientation session.

  • Be dependable, alert and able to interact with people of all ages in a positive manner.

  • Please forward a list of three contacts who will comment on your character.

At the conclusion of the lifeguard course, candidates are required to perform a basic lifeguard skill test consisting of:

  • 500 yard swim.

  • Active, Passive, Submerged rescues.

  • Spinal injury management in shallow and deep water.

  • Other various techniques that were learned during the Lifeguard Training Program.

Once you complete the application, a manager from the MIT Aquatics Department will contact you to enroll you in one of our FREE lifeguard classes.

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Job Location

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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