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Lifeguard

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Job Details
Job Order Number
JC151585377
Company Name
Bowdoin College
Physical Address

Brunswick, ME 04011
Job Description

Lifeguard

Posting Number
C00197JP

Department
Athletics

Job Summary

Guard swimmers while in the water, enforce pool usage guidelines, maintain order and cleanliness of pool deck, answer questions of patrons, answer telephone, other duties as outlined by supervisor. Alternate between sitting and walking while watching people swim. Must wear swimsuit and Life Guard t-shirt while on duty. May wear sweat suit while on duty. Temperatures of 80 degrees or more are common.

Education/Skills Requirements

Current Lifeguarding CPR and First Aid certification, and current blood-bourne pathogens training. WSI certification and teaching experience preferred but not required.

Experience Requirements and/or Equivalents

Previous work as a lifeguard.

Standard Work Days and Hours

Part-time, non benefit eligible position. Hours will vary depending on pool hours.

About Bowdoin

Bowdoin College is a highly selective liberal arts college, enrolling approximately 1,800 students. Through a need-blind admissions policy, the College meets 100% of students’ demonstrated financial need with no loans. 32% of students identify as students of color, an additional 5% are international, and 45% receive financial aid. Bowdoin is a dynamic living and learning community committed to fostering pluralism, building community, and nurturing a commitment to the common good.

The College seeks academically and culturally diverse faculty and staff, welcoming applicants from diverse backgrounds, and/or who have experience working collaboratively with diverse populations. Bowdoin is set in the coastal New England town of Brunswick, Maine. Brunswick, a town of 22,000 residents, brings together elements of both city and country living including cultural offerings, a variety of restaurants, and four season activities for outdoor enthusiasts. Bowdoin’s historic 215-acre campus, comprising 120+ buildings, is a brief walk to downtown Brunswick, and is 25 miles from Portland and about 120 miles from Boston.

Shift

Employment Category
Casual

Benefits Eligible
No

Pay Type
Hourly

Background Check Package Requirements
Support Staff

Is driving a vehicle (e.g. Bowdoin vehicle or off road vehicle, rental car, personal car) an essential function of this job?
No

Is a pre-placement physical required for this position?
No

Posting Date
08/27/2019

Applications Accepted Until

Open Until Filled
Yes

Type of Posting
Internal/External

Special Instructions to Applicants

EEO Information

Bowdoin College complies with applicable provisions of federal and state laws that prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment, admission, or access to its educational or extracurricular programs, activities, or facilities based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry and national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, marital status, place of birth, genetic predisposition, veteran status, or against qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities on the basis of disability, or any other legally protected statuses.

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