lifeguard resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Hi my name is JessicaI am 18 and love to be a team leader , I have been at Hurricane harbor for two years and I am a pool crew supervisor as well as a part of the lifeguarding team. I have been in job positions mostly with customer service and around food. I would love to be able to have the opportunity to work with you and learn new skills that can be brought over into the rest of my life. I love people and get along with them great, I am an outgoing and bubbly person who loves to have fun and make memories but also abide by the rules.

  • Complex Problem-Solving
  • Training and Mentoring
  • Program Management
  • Equipment Oversight
  • First Aid
  • Emergency Response
  • Team Collaboration
  • CPR Certified
  • Safety Training
  • Team Building
  • Record Keeping
  • Threat Assessment
  • Physical Fitness
Lifeguard, 05/2022 - Current
Francisan Health Fort Wayne, IN,
  • Watched over swimmers to respond quickly to distress situations.
  • Monitored behaviors for safety violations and took steps to prevent further violations.
  • Participated in monthly training courses to stay up-to-date in water rescue techniques.
  • Maintained neat and clean pool area and clean water.
  • Cautioned swimmers regarding unsafe practices and safety hazards.
  • Identified emergency situations or potential drownings and entered water for lifesaving measures.
  • Used training and medical supplies to examine injured people and administer first aid.
  • Observed sections of assigned water zone of responsibility.
  • Patrolled to identify anyone needing assistance and offered immediate care.
  • Filled out incident and accident reports and submitted to supervisor.
  • Cleaned, brushed and vacuumed pool to keep clean.
  • Collaborated closely with team to identify issues and quickest methods for remediation.
  • Alerted patrons of storm conditions and directed to exit water immediately during local severe weather situations.
  • Reminded patrons to walk carefully and avoid running around or near pool edges to prevent falls.
  • Administered first aid and CPR in response to life-threatening situations.
  • Adhered strictly to emergency action plans.
  • Complied consistently with pool regulations and policies while encouraging staff to adhere to guidelines.
  • Kept equipment in good working order with frequent inspections and minor repairs.
  • Delivered basic life support in emergency situations and administered CPR to stabilize individuals prior to ambulance arrival.
Party Host, 09/2021 - 05/2023
South Suburban Park & Recreation Englewood, CO,
  • Planned and executed parties for large volumes of guests coordinating custom menus and preparing elaborate tables.
  • Answered customers' questions about hours, seating, current wait time and other information.
  • Managed guest expectations by relaying information regarding hours, wait times and specials.
  • Checked dining and serving areas to verify proper cleanliness and readiness for guests.
  • Served guests with enthusiastic, helpful demeanor to promote positive, memorable experiences.
  • Built relationships with members and guests and created welcoming and warm environment that promoted future visits.
  • Welcomed, greeted and interacted with members and guests and verified proper equipment operation.
  • Sold and served refreshments to customers, maintained sufficient inventory throughout business hours and restocked low supplies in both employee and customer areas.
  • Received comments and complaints and worked to deliver solutions to achieve member and guest .
  • Remained up to date on emergency practices and procedures to guide patrons to safety if necessary.
Server, 01/2022 - 05/2022
Kohler Seattle, WA,
  • Provided exceptional service to high volume of daily customers.
  • Operated POS terminals to input orders, split bills and calculate totals.
  • Displayed enthusiasm and knowledge about restaurant's menu and products.
  • Completed cleaning duties by sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet and tidying up server stations.
  • Cleaned tables and chairs to prepare dining area for next customers.
  • Developed rapport with guests and assisted in generating repeat business by providing exceptional customer service.
  • Served food and beverages to patrons and immediately remedied issues with orders.
  • Satisfied customers by topping off drinks and offering condiments, napkins and other items.
  • Trained new employees on restaurant procedures and plating techniques.
  • Addressed complaints to kitchen staff and served replacement items.
  • Promoted desserts, appetizers and specialty drinks to optimize sales.
  • Arranged place settings with clean tablecloths, napkins and tableware to prepare for incoming guests.
  • Presented menus to patrons to answer questions about offered items and make suitable recommendations.
  • Enforced minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages by checking identification.
  • Maintained polite and professional demeanor to patrons to encourage inquiries and order placements.
  • Explained menu options to guests, offered suggestions and took orders for food and beverages.
  • Checked with guests to get feedback on food served, resolve issues, bring additional items and refill beverages.
  • Stocked service areas with supplies during slow periods.
  • Collected dirty dishes and glasses from tables or counters, preparing areas for next diners.
  • Circulated within assigned areas to assess and address customer needs, effectively prioritizing tasks during peak hours.
  • Prepared checks, itemizing total meal costs and taxes.
  • Informed customers of daily specials and signature menu items.
  • Took reservations and to-go orders to streamline process for both customer and restaurant.
  • Garnished dishes and beverages to serve visually appealing menu items.
  • Brought wine selections to tables with appropriate glasses and poured for customers.
  • Responded to ad hoc cleaning duties at end of shift.
Hostess, 05/2021 - 09/2021
Fs Food Group NY, State,

- dinning hostess in charge of seating and organizing customers

  • Assigned duties to employees and examined work for accuracy, neatness and timeliness.

- helped with keeping a beat and tidy restaurant during rush and any other tasks that needed to be completed

- occasionally helped with server duties including but not limited to running food , runnings drinks , and taking orders

  • Answered phone inquiries to schedule and confirm reservations, record takeout orders and respond to service questions.
  • Greeted incoming guests to escort to assigned dining area and present menus.
  • Greeted guests and gathered information to seat groups or place on waitlist.
  • Responded appropriately to customer complaints, bringing major issues to attention of manager on duty.
  • Stayed attentive to server availability and table turnover to quickly seat guests.
  • Supported serving staff, food runners and bussers to keep dining room presentable and ready for guests.
  • Answered telephone to provide dining information and take reservations.
  • Communicated with servers about new tables, changes in food availability and customer comments.
  • Greeted customers, answered questions and recommended specials to increase profits.
  • Helped restaurant staff set up small and large events to coordinate smooth execution.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in
Edmond Santa Fe Highschool - Edmond, OK,
Status -

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School Attended

  • Edmond Santa Fe Highschool

Job Titles Held:

  • Lifeguard
  • Party Host
  • Server
  • Hostess


  • High School Diploma

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