lifeguard resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Practical Lifeguard with well-honed supervisory skills. Certified in CPR and AED. Reliable and safety-minded with exceptional customer service when assisting guests. Remains poised and grounded in stressful situations.

  • Selected as mentor/trainer for new hires.
  • Recognized by management for leadership skills.
  • Improved customer satisfaction by resolving issues in a timely manner.
  • Pitch in to assist team members during times of unexpected high volume to optimize efficiency.
  • Used Microsoft Excel to develop inventory tracking spreadsheets.
  • Supervised team of 7 staff members.
  • Emergent Care
  • Weather Updates
  • Parks and Recreation Policies
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Patron Support
  • Lifeguard Procedures
  • Facility Inspections
  • Rule Enforcement
  • Chemical Level Testing
  • Confidence Building
  • Search and Rescue Operations
  • Full Safety Compliance
  • Problem Resolution
  • CPR Proficiency
  • Water Sampling
  • Water Aerobics
  • Pool Policies Enforcement
  • Hazard Detection
  • Patron Satisfaction
  • Preventable Injuries
  • Emergency Repair
  • Artificial Respiration
  • Maintaining Facilities
  • Exercise Program Design
  • Emergency Medical Treatment
  • Hazardous Chemicals
  • Providing Feedback
  • Precautionary Measures
  • Water Quality Testing
  • Public Interaction
  • People Skills
  • Emergency Awareness
  • Patron Experiences
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Responding to Emergencies
  • Staff Meetings
  • Patrolling Areas
  • Fall Prevention
  • Chemical Handling
  • Surveillance Techniques
  • Guest Engagement and Assistance
  • Event Promotion
  • Equipment Assistance
  • Locker Room Cleanliness
  • Staff Performance Evaluation
  • Facility Upkeep
  • Distressed Person Rescue
  • Active Participation
  • Microsoft Proficiency
  • Infant Care
  • Guest Experiences
  • Emergency Protocol
  • Employee Issue Resolution
  • Painting Skills
Work History
Lifeguard, 06/2018 to Current
City Of Pflugerville, TxPflugerville, TX,
  • Monitored safety of guests in and around swimming pool.
  • Learned and maintained proficiency in first responder skills such as First Aid and CPR to offer individuals in distress optimal support.
  • Maximized customer satisfaction by greeting pool patrons with courtesy and resolving issues promptly.
  • Attentively monitored swimmers to identify distress.
  • Checked pool and surrounding areas for hazardous conditions.
  • Prevented falls near and into pool by calmly reminding patrons to exercise caution around edges.
  • Checked water readings regularly to keep chemicals at safe levels and avoid potential illnesses among patrons.
  • Observed weather and water conditions and alerted visitors to potential dangers, storms and rip currents.
  • Entered water immediately to pull struggling swimmers to safety.
  • Saved distressed persons using rescue techniques and equipment.
  • Detailed safety rules and procedures regarding activities to customers and guests.
  • Provided valuable swim instruction to patrons of various ages to build confidence, strength, and skills in positive learning environment.
  • Complied with pool policies and procedures and offered suggestions to staff to maximize safety awareness.
  • Completed basic maintenance and repairs to keep pools functioning properly.
  • Inspected pool during shift and skimmed toys and trash that could clog pool pump.
  • Scrutinized pool deck area to prevent possible injuries or fatalities, minimizing emergent situations.
  • Maintained rescue equipment by conducting inspections and completing basic repairs.
  • Met regulatory compliance for staff members and led safety training to enhance lifesaving skills.
  • Performed lifesaving measures during incidents until paramedics arrived on scene.
  • Used CPR skills to assist rescued individuals until arrival of emergency services.
  • Observed recreational users to detect safety concerns and prevent ongoing violations.
  • Detailed factors such as weather, incidents and aid rendered in daily reports to management.
  • Cooperated fully with Directors to identify areas of concern and ascertain reliable methods for remediation.
  • Sampled pool water to check chemical levels prior to starting swimming instruction.
  • Helped students adjust to pool and unfamiliar surroundings, resulting in better results during individual and group lessons.
  • Gave private lessons to special needs students and taught floating techniques and treading water.
  • Tracked students' progress and gave constructive feedback for skills requiring improvement.
  • Shared tips with patrons on swimming techniques and strength training.
  • Reiterated water safety practices and lifesaving measures at every class to prevent accidents.
  • Reminded students to practice swimming strokes to develop their skills and improve technique.
Front End Associate, 06/2020 to 09/2021
Wegmans Food MarketsPeapack, NJ,
  • Welcomed and engaged customers, offering assistance with locating or retrieving merchandise.
  • Replaced merchandise stock throughout check-out lines and end-cap displays.
  • Gathered shopping baskets and carts and relocated to designated areas.
  • Performed carry-out and order preparation for pick-up services by packaging, transporting, and loading customer purchases.
  • Worked flexible schedule and extra shifts to meet business needs.
  • Promoted customer loyalty and consistent sales by delivering friendly service and knowledgeable assistance.
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items and join reward programs.
  • Answered questions about store policies and addressed customer concerns.
  • Worked closely with shift manager to solve problems and handle customer concerns.
  • Restocked and organized merchandise in front lanes.
  • Replenished sales floor merchandise and organized shelves, racks and bins for optimal appearance.
  • Greeted over 300 patients per day.
  • Reviewed weekly sales ads and monitored price changes.
Gate Attendent, 06/2017 to 08/2017
Jungle Jim's WaterparkCity, STATE,
  • Monitored gate areas and addressed security situations with management.
  • Disbursed and recorded appropriate gate passes.
  • Communicated with site personnel by relaying information via radio calls.
  • Provided high level of customer service to each person by engaging customer and using active listening and effective interpersonal skills.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2021 to Milford Senior High School - Milford, DE

  • Honor Roll all 4 years of highschool
  • Completed AP course in government, biology, human geography, psychology
  • Extracurricular Activities: swim team, football, baseball, band
  • Elected Captain of swim team and band
  • First Aid/CPR Certified
  • Certified Lifeguard instructor, Jeff Ellis and Associates - within last 3 months
  • Licensed paraprofessional - within last 2 years
  • Certified CPR and AED instructor, Jeff Ellis and Associates - with in last 3 months

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  • Milford Senior High School

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