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Apr 11 / Carissa Bell

City of Novi: Part-Time Lifeguard Position

Job Description

CITY OF NOVI seeks Lakeshore Beach Lifeguard (May – Labor Day) for seasonal part-time positions charged with providing a safe environment on Lakeshore Beach and the surrounding areas. The Lifeguard maintains safety at the beach and corrects infractions by patrons and assists in keeping the swimming area clean. This position requires moderate decision making with frequent review and guidance. This position is responsible for constant attention to assigned guarding areas and efficiently performing emergency procedures as necessary. Additional responsibilities include, (including but not limited to), proper guarding posture, skills and procedure. The staff is responsible for competently performing emergency procedures when necessary. Maintain cordial relations with the public and set example in general conduct for staff. The Lifeguards are expected to collect and dispose of all litter, in and around the beach area. They could also provide additional assistance as a Lakeshore Park Booth Attendant. Duties are performed under the direction of the Recreation Supervisor and the Head Lifeguard.

Up to 37.5 hours/week. Starting rate $10 per hour.

Minimum Qualifications: Must be at least 16; must pass a pre-employment physical including drug screen; Must pass a pre-employment background check; must provide copies of both sides of current certification cards; must have references available; must have the ability to work with the public; must be available to work 20-37.5 hours per week Monday-Sunday including holidays as assigned; Must have current Lifeguard certifications.

Compensation:  $10.00/hour

Contact:  Contact: Apply promptly with application to or Attn: Human Resources, 45175 West Ten Mile Rd, Novi, MI 48375. EOE.