• Salvio Pacheco Square
  • Assistant pool manager / Pool manager

    Assistant Pool Managers and Pool Managers are responsible for seasonal and year round operation of a community swimming pool, including lead supervision of pool lifeguards, swimming instructors, and other employees; the application and enforcement of rules and regulations governing the health, safety, and welfare of patrons; the overall operation and maintenance of the pool, its equipment, and facilities; the conduct and expansion of various swim instruction programs; and the determining of priority of use of the pool and its facilities. 

    Assistant Pool Manager: $21.50 - $22.59/hour with minimum 3 seasons of experience
    Pool Manager: $24.33 - $24.93/hour, with minimum 5 seasons of experience

    Examples of duties include, but are not limited to
    -Organizes and conducts swimming, diving, lifeguarding, and other related swim classes. Attends meetings as required. 
    -Trains, schedules, supervises, and evaluates swim staff personnel.
    -Sees that all department rules and regulations are enforced regarding the health, safety, and welfare of all persons using the swimming pool.
    -Maintains the swim pool in a clean and orderly condition and makes regular inspections of the sanitation and maintenance in accordance with local and State health and Safety Codes.
    -Tests water for chlorine, acidity content, temperature, and adjusts controls to maintain desirable conditions in the swim pool; may do related maintenance work as required.
    -Maintains, or has prepared, all records or reports as required, including cash transactions, attendance, accident reports, program summary, and supplies records.
    -Requests supplies necessary to operate the swimming pool; request repairs, maintenance, additions to equipment and facilities as needed.
    -Follows prescribed procedures in cases of emergency, administers first aid and/or cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
    -May act as pool lifeguard or swim instructors as required.
    -Conduct and participate in weekly in-service training sessions.
    -Other duties as assigned.
    In addition to the above Pool Managers may also:
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    Recruit and assist with selecting part time staff
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    Assist with developing program schedules 
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    Develop and prepare promotional materials for review by others
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    Other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications
    Knowledge of:
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    Current and preventative lifeguarding techniques.
    -Swimming rescue techniques, C.P.R., and first aid.
    -Rules and regulations of an aquatic facility.

    -Swimming pool maintenance and the chemicals, equipment, and techniques used to meet State and County Department of Health standards.
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    Instruction techniques and materials related to aquatic activities.
    -Principles and practice of supervision.
    -Basic accounting principles.

    Ability to:
    -Swim with proficiency and endurance.
    -Prevent accidents and effect rescues.
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    Enforce the rules and regulations of an aquatic facility.
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    Develop and implement aquatic programs for a variety of skill levels.
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    Plan, direct, and supervise the work of others.
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    Establish and maintain effective relationships with other employees and the public.
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    Perform swimming rescues, C.P.R., and first aid.
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    Interpret policies and procedures.
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    Follow oral and written instructions.
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    Prepare, read, and write various reports.

    -Organize and instruct swimming and water safety classes.