Lifeguard

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Dahlgren, Virginia
Posted
Jul 17, 2019
Closes
Jul 23, 2019
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
Duties

Summary

Responsible as a swimming pool Lifeguard.
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Responsibilities

Responsible as a swimming pool lifeguard to perform rescue work, promptly render CPR or emergency First Aide and call for medical assistance when necessary. Supervises swimmers for safety and crowd control. Enforces safety and pool regulations. Promptly reports safety hazards to supervisor. Completes incident reports and assists in maintaining routine documents and reports. Performs other related duties as assigned.

MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF CURRENT LIFEGUARD/FIRST AID AND CPR CERTIFICATIONS WITH APPLICATION.

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status
No

Promotion Potential
01

Requirements

Conditions of Employment

  • MUST HAVE VALID LIFEGUARD/FIRST AID AND CPR CERTIFICATION


Qualifications

Six months experience as a pool lifeguard is preferred. Must have an approved and current nationally recognized certification as a Lifeguard as well as Basic First Aide and CPR certifications. In addition, skill in the use and maintenance of pool equipment is desired. Dexterity to handle a person in the water who may panic or be unconscious. Understanding of and the ability to enforce rigid safety regulations to ensure maximum protection of swimmers. Ability to use equipment and take pool readings.

Education

Additional information

Spouses of active duty military members of the Armed Forces may receive preference in hiring under this announcement if they are among the best qualified referred and are within reach of selection. To request spousal preference, please complete and upload the Spousal request form along with current PCS orders. Failure to submit current PCS orders with application will prevent spousal preference from being granted.

VETERAN'S PREFERENCE: Applicants wishing to use veteran's preference must state on their resume and submit a copy of their DD-214. These documents may be uploaded on USAJOBS with resume package,

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: All selections are contingent upon obtaining satisfactory employment reference checks. We are an E-Verify participant. As a condition of employment, the selectee will be required to participate in the Direct Deposit/Electronic Fund Transfer within the first 30 days of employment. Occupants of this position must maintain the privacy of official work information and data and demonstrate the highest level of ethical conduct.

SELECTIVE SERVICE REQUIREMENT: If you are a male born after December 31, 1959 and at least 18 years of age, employment law (5 U.S.C. 3328) requires that you must register with the Selective Service System (military draft), unless you meet certain exemptions. If applicable, failure to register will prevent you from being considered for employment. To register, please visit the Selective Service web site at https://www.sss.gov/default.htm .

The Department of the Navy is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or any other non-merit factor.

The Department of the Navy provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants with disabilities who believe they require reasonable accommodation should contact our Human Resource Office to ensure that the Department of the Navy can consider such requests. The decision to grant an accommodation will be made on a case by case basis.

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

Ranking and Rating Criteria of knowledge, skills and abilities will be used for each application.

Click the following link to preview the applicant questionnaire: Preview Applicant Questionnaire .

Background checks and security clearance

Security clearance
Other

Drug test required
No

Required Documents

Where you worked, Job Title, Duties and Accomplishments, Employer's Name and Address, Supervisor's Name and Phone Number, Starting and Ending Dates (Month/Year), Hours Worked per Week and Salary.

APPLICATION FORMS - A complete packet of the following forms must be submitted for each position applying for: CURRENT LIFEGUARD/FIRST AID AND CPR CERTIFICATIONS.

If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education .

Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.

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