Goal-oriented and energetic aquatics coordinator successful in motivating my employees and offering eleven years of aquatic experience and leadership skills. Enthusiastic about utilizing my talents to create events and programs to help involve our members and community, as well as staff, in the joy of aquatics.
Aquatic Coordinator, 09/2014 to Current Salem Family YMCA – Salem, VA
Liaised between Aquatic Director and Aquatic Staff.
Ensure appropriate staffing of pool.
Hired, trained, supervised and evaluated assigned staff.
Managed and coordinated required staff trainings and certifications.
Supervised activities and participants.
Established positive relationships with program participants.
Ensured program quality and consistency.
Manages aquatics staff timesheets and payroll information.
Aquatic Programmer, 09/2013 to 09/2014 Kingsport Aquatic Center – Kingsport, TN
Developed, planned, and promoted a variety of organized recreation activities such as ARC
learn to swim programs, private & semi-private swim lessons, water aerobics, scuba &
kayaking classes, Master's swim club, triathlon training sessions, etc., to meet community
Administered work schedules, maintained and oversaw use of facility, equipment and supplies.
Met with interested groups regarding proposed or existing programs.
Hosted several trainings and inservices for lifeguards, WSI's and water aerobics instructors.
Solved problems quickly and calmly as they may arise
Developed safe and effective exercise programs for all members.
Greeted all members in a professional and friendly manner.
Created and coordinated aquatic center activities such as Halloween Boonanza and April Water Safety Month and Coffee and a Class.
Pool Manager, 05/2013 to 08/2013 GREATER NASHVILLE POOL MANAGEMENT – Brentwood, TN
Managed team of 24 lifeguards.
Prepared all work schedules for employees
Checked chemicals a minimum of every two hours and adjusted as necessary
Instructed lifeguard classes and provided monthly inservice trainings.
Ensured the pool rules and regulations were enforced to staff and public
Maintained a clean facility including but not limited to bathrooms, trash picked up in and outside of facility, and vacummed the pool a minimum of 5 times per week, more as needed.
Set a positive example for the rest of the staff to follow.
Cultivated positive relationships with members and staff.
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor/Swim Coach/LGI, 05/2010 to 08/2011 FREEDOM HALL POOL – Johnson City, Tn
Served as a head guard on weekends and ensured the facility ran properly.
Participated in regular inservice training sessions.
Monitored activities in swimming areas to prevent accidents and provide assistance to swimmers.
Instructed swimming and water safety classes.
Sound knowledge of swimming methods and techniques and in depth ability to demonstrate proper swimming techniques.
Instructed multiple lifeguard classes.
Coached a small home school swim team.
History, 2013 Austin Peay State University - Clarksville - Clarksville, Tn
History, 2010 Northeast State Community College - Blountville, Tn
High School Diploma: 2006 Virginia High School - Bristol, Va