Wyndham Worldwide Lifeguard - Part-time - Carriage Hills Resort in Ontario, Canada

Lifeguard - Part-time - Carriage Hills Resort



The Lifeguard’s primary responsibility is the safety of the owners and guests at the resort. This position is the first responder for any incident that may occur in the pool area(s). He/she will be required to provide medical attention or conduct a water rescue if necessary. In addition, the Lifeguard provides Count On Me service for the resort’s owners and guests.

As secondary responsibilities, the Lifeguard is responsible for communicating and assisting guests with their needs or inquiries, keeping the pool area(s) clean, organizing furniture, and providing towels to the guests. As part of the Activities Department, the Lifeguard may also be asked to assist in resort activities and events.

Essential Job Functions

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

1. Monitor the pool and surrounding areas. Ensure that the pool area is safe and secure at all times. Communicate with guests to make them aware of the safety rules of the pool area(s). Provide medical attention and conduct water rescues if necessary. (80% time)

2. Assist with execution of resort activities and events. Set up and take down resort activities and events. Assists with organization and execution of activities’ programs in the pool area. (10% time)

3. Attend resort and company trainings and meetings. Complete training and certifications as required by company’s standards. (5% time)

4. Performs other duties as needed (5% time)


Minimum Requirements and Qualifications

a) Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

b) Training requirements

  • Must be a certified lifeguard. Life Saving/Water Safety, CPR, First Aid Certification

c) Knowledge and skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules and procedural manuals

  • Ability to write simple reports

  • Ability to use simple tracking systems

  • Ability to give high priority to customer service

  • Ability to solve problems with minimal additional guidance

  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Ability to demonstrate good judgment when dealing with guests and staff members

  • Create a positive work environment by maintaining the highest level of ethics, integrity, and safety consistent with applicable regulatory standards and Wyndham Vacation Ownership values.

  • Ability to work an adjusted work schedule, including evenings, weekend and holidays to meet resort operating demands

d) Technical Skills

  • None

e) Job experience

  • Zero (0) to six (6) months of related work experience

Wyndham Resorts Canada (Carriage Hills Resort) is committed to providing a selection process and work environment that is inclusive and barrier free, accommodation will be provided in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or medical need in order to allow you to participate in the hiring process, please contact the Hiring Manager to arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation.

Job: Hotel/Resort Operations

Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Oro-Medonte

Employee Status: Regular

Schedule: Part-time

Organization: WVO - Resort Management

Job Posting: Sep 29, 2017, 1:28:52 PM

Requisition ID: 1714634