Lifeguards - Melbourne Sports Centres - Closing 27 May 2022

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  • Albert Park Victoria, Australia
  • Apr 27, 2022
casual Lifeguard

Job Description

About Us

Melbourne Sports Centres are the premier multi-sport facilities in Victoria. You might have heard of one of our venues, MSAC? We are here to serve sport, enabling sporting organisations and individuals to achieve peak performance, reach their potential and deliver world class events. By providing services, facilities and significant events for athletes and individuals on their journey in sport we aim to drive participation, activity, and well-being across Victoria. We want people to be excited about sport, engaged in healthy activity and feel inspired to be their best!  

About the role  

Reporting to the Aquatic Operations Team Leader, the role of the Pool Lifeguard is to provide a high standard of supervision of our Aquatic facilities including carrying out intervention and preventative actions as well as responding to emergencies as required. They are responsible for ensuring a safe environment or all facility users through rule enforcement, providing First Aid, educating aquatic users and non-supervisory tasks. The Pool Lifeguard will educate patrons of the dangers and correct supervision whilst in the aquatic environment through water safety initiatives. You will respond and react safely to aquatic emergencies using appropriate water rescue techniques, ensuring all incident reports forms are completed accurately and in compliance with Privacy Laws. 

Key responsibilities

  • Provide supervision of patrons in an aquatic environment, ensuring that terms and conditions of entry are being met by all users.
  • Carry out intervention and preventive actions, rescues and initiate emergency action as required, responding to, and applying first aid to any person in the venue.
  • Ensure aquatic areas are compliant within the GSPOs. 
  • Completing non-supervisory tasks as required including, operating aquatic equipment, cleaning tasks and event / booking set up.
  • Manage conflict and escalate customer complaints when necessary.
  • Demonstrate a duty of care approach towards ensuring the safety and well-being of all users of SSCT facilities.
  • Maintain OH&S standards and report on and respond to non-compliance.

About you 

We’re looking for committed, motivated and energetic Lifeguards who thrive in a team environment. Someone who can respond to changing priorities, manage their time effectively and be accountable for their actions. If you are someone who likes to find new ways of working and create a positive working environment, then we want to hear from you! 

Required skills:

  • Pool Lifeguard Qualification - including Deep Water Accreditation depth test to 5m. * We may be able to help you get qualified if this is something you are interested in!*
  • Provide First Aid
  • Current CPR 
  • Working with Children Check

Why is this a great place to work?

  • Great staff benefits including free parking, discounts on performance gym memberships and discounts at MSC food & beverage
  • We are close to public transport and in the heart of Melbourne 
  • We are passionate about training and career progression  
  • We have a fantastic team of people who are great to work with.
  • We are surrounded by elite athletes daily and you will support various elite sports and world class events.

We are currently on the lookout for multiple Pool Lifeguards to join our team at MSAC! We work around a 7-day rotating roster with shifts available from early morning to late at night.  

If this sounds like you apply now! 

Essential Requirements