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Casual Lifeguard - Athletics

Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Jul 26, 2023

Job Details

The Carnegie Mellon University Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation will have a transformative impact through diverse programs that inspire leadership, collaboration, wellness and resilience, and offer students, staff and faculty opportunities to develop the creativity, ethics and character needed to lead meaningful lives while impacting society in profound ways.

Carnegie Mellon University’s department of Athletics is searching for multiple Non-CMU Student Part-Time Casual Lifeguards. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who thrives in an interesting and challenging work environment. This is a part-time, non-benefits eligible position offered during the academic year, from mid-October to mid-May, to provide coverage during CMU break periods and as needed to meet staffing requirements to maintain pool operation. Hourly pay rate is $11.00/hr. Priority consideration and preference will be given for individuals that have familiarity with the Carnegie Mellon community and university facilities.

Your core responsibilities will include:
  • Ensure the safety of patrons by preventing and responding to emergencies

  • Exhibit knowledge and application of lifeguard surveillance and rescue techniques

  • Understand facilities policies and procedures

  • Other duties as assigned

Flexibility, excellence, and passion are vital qualities within Athletics. Inclusion, collaboration and cultural sensitivity are valued competencies at CMU. Therefore, we are in search of a team member who is able to optimally interact with a varied population of internal and external partners at a high level of integrity. We are looking for someone who shares our values and who will support the mission of the university through their work.

You should demonstrate:
  • Flexibility and punctuality

  • ARC or YMCA lifeguard training

  • ARC Standard First Aid & CPR for Professional Rescuer

  • AED Training

  • Successful background check

  • Child Protection Clearances

Are you interested in this exciting opportunity?! Apply today!


Job Function

Non-CMU Students

Position Type

Staff – Fixed Term (Fixed Term)

Full Time/Part time

Part time

Pay Basis

More Information:
  • Please visit Why Carnegie Mellon to learn more about becoming part of an institution inspiring innovations that change the world.

  • Click here to view a listing of employee benefits

  • Carnegie Mellon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran .

  • Statement of Assurance


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