This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Lifeguards create a safe and positive atmosphere that welcomes and respects all individuals and promotes safety in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures.
The Mills County YMCA is looking to fill the following shifts:
7:30am-1 pm (2 days per week, Monday-Friday)
2-4pm Wednesday afternoons
4-8pm Wednesday and Thursday evenings
4-7pm Friday evenings
Weekend hours as needed.
Certification is required for this position and training is available. If interested, please contact Alexis Unger at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a prescreening swim.
Prescreening includes the following:
2 minutes treading water no hands
100 yard swim
250 yard continuous swim
50 yards front crawl with head out of water, 50 yards breast stroke, 50 yards breast stroke head out of water, 50 yards sidestroke, 50 yards elementary back stroke legs only, no arms
Feet-first surface dive 5 yards from wall, swim underwater back to wall
20 yards sprint
Head-first surface dive to retrieve object
Tread water 1 minute holding object above head
Swim to wall, ext without ladder
Perform 1 minute (100-120) chest compressions on a maniquin.
YMCA COMPETENCIES: Leader
Critical Thinking & Decision Making
WORK ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The YMCA of Greater Omaha is an Equal Opportunity Employer.