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Contact Glenda Trainer at gtrainer@portarthurymca.org



Need housekeeping staff for mornings, 10am-2pm and evenings, 6-11:30pm, and alternate weekends.  1 year custodial experience preferred.

Pay range is $7.75 – $11.00  D.O.E.



Monday-Friday , 9AM-3:30PM   Pay Scale: $8. – $11. an hour D.O.E.

The lifeguard is responsible for guarding the safety of the patrons of the swimming pool for the Association.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

*QUALIFICATIONS – Lifeguards must be currently certified in YMCA Lifeguard, or a comparable national certification.

*CPR – Must include certification in adult, child, and infant CPR and obstructed airway maneuver – American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer and American Heart Association Healthcare Provider meet these requirements.

*FIRST AID – Must include training in victim assessment, bleeding, shock, burns, specific body injuries, bites & stings, bone joint, and muscle injuries: poisoning; cold and heat-related injuries; medical emergencies and rescues.

*SWIMMMING ABILITY – Must be able to pass pre-employment skills test.


Swim Instructor

Salary: $7.25-$11.  hourly D.O.E.

General Function:

The Swim Instructor is responsible for teaching swim lessons that follow the Y Swim Lessons guidelines.


Swim Instructors must be currently certified in CPR (must include certification in adult, child, and infant CPR and obstructed airway maneuver); First Aid (must include training in victim assessment; bleeding; shock; burns; specific body injures; bites and stings; bone, joint, and muscle injuries; poisoning; cold and heat-related injures; medical emergencies and rescues – American Red Cross and National Safety Council programs meet these requirements). The Swim Instructor must be at least 15 years of age and if under 18, must have a parental consent form and must be able to pass a pre-employment skills test.

Job Segments (Key Result Areas):

1)    Safety

  1. Do not allow visitors while teaching.
  2. Telephone calls should not be made or received unless it is an emergency.

2. ) Program Responsibilities

A. Instruct swim lessons following Y Swim Lesson guidelines.

3. ) Staff Development

A. Attend all staff meetings.

B. Swim one mile per week.

C. Follow a program of continued study and self-development for

professional growth.

4. ) Public Relations

A. Be pleasant with the patrons of the YMCA.

B. Interpret the objectives of the YMCA to the public.

C. Represent the Association and maintain its relationship with

other community serving groups.

Effect on End Result

  1. A safe and clean aquatic environment for the patrons of the Association.
  2. The maintenance of high moral and cooperative attitude among all staff persons as evidenced by coordinated efforts to achieve the objectives of the Association.


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