swim coach resume example with 3 years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Motivated to apply abilities and knowledge toward preventing critical incidents at Lakeside Pool. Trained in CPR and Emergency response procedures. Strong interpersonal and multitasking abilities.

Compassionate and safety-minded professional with fluency in competitive and recreational swim methods. Patient instructor committed to helping fearful individuals acclimate to water and become capable swimmers.

Safety-minded Lifeguard with exemplary supervisory and rescue talents. Certified in CPR and AED. Punctual, driven and well-trained in assisting patrons. Remains calm and professional in tense situations.

Focused individual promoting skills in coaching top-notch student athletes and encouraging a positive swimming environment. Enthusiastic and exceptionally patient Swim Coach willing to go the extra mile to work with those in need of technique help.

Entry-level Swim Coach trained in exercise, skills improvement and team development techniques that build performance-oriented athletes. Demonstrated strengths in solving team issues with innovative approach.

Direct and enhance team operations with motivational leadership and problem-solving abilities. Experienced in adapting gameplay based on competitor strategies to maximize team success. Develop and implement successful recruitment strategies to attract and retain highly skilled athletes.

  • Customer interaction
  • Full safety compliance
  • Swimming lessons
  • CPR certified
  • Pool policies enforcement
  • Equipment management
  • Emergency response
  • Communication
  • Patron support
  • Problem resolution
  • Attention to detail
  • Lifeguard training
  • Skills assessments
  • Behavior standards
  • Exercise programs
  • Education assessments
  • Testing efficiencies
  • Public speaking
  • Detailed instruction
  • Student engagement
  • Responsible
  • AED certification
Education and Training
Stockdale High School Bakersfield, CA Expected in 05/2019 High School Diploma : - GPA :
  • CPR Certification
  • AED Certification
  • First Aid Certification
  • Licensed Water Safety Instructor
Wts International, Inc. - Swim Coach
Rolling Meadows, IL, 05/2019 - Current
  • Attended games of prospective players, met with families, and presented recruitment proposals.
  • Offered key information on benefits of healthy eating habits and adequate sleep schedules to boost performance in athletes.
  • Encouraged all students to perform at personal best using positive reinforcement.
  • Encouraged team members to become stronger, more agile athletes and more successful competitors through focus, effective training and proper nutrition.
  • Worked with boosters, parents, and school administrators to handle support functions.
  • Worked closely with swim team athletes between ages of 5 and 12 for approximately 10 competitive meets per year.
  • Applied evaluation techniques and personal knowledge to assess abilities to assign players to correct positions on team.
  • Demonstrated proper form and stroke technique to athletes in water.
  • Maintained safety of training, individual exercises, and equipment usage to avoid sports injuries and damage to facility.
  • Developed training and exercise programs to meet individual requirements and team play strategies.
  • Oversaw rigorous practice sessions to enhance individual skills and team gameplay.
  • Improved player health by optimizing nutritional plans and recommending enhanced life choices.
  • Consulted with athletic director and coaching staff to assess team structure and devise recruitment strategies.
  • Ran stroke drills and fitness circuits to improve athletes' coordination and skills.
  • Adhered strictly to rules and regulations of activities department and district.
  • Communicated effectively with coaches and fellow athletes, including organizing meetings.
  • Observed culture of good sportsmanship, cooperation and responsibility among athletes and coaching staff.
Wts International, Inc. - Lifeguard
Rosemont, IL, 05/2018 - Current
  • Maintained neat and clean pool area and clean water at all times.
  • Consistently complied with pool regulations and policies while encouraging staff to adhere to guidelines.
  • Kept watch over swimmers to ensure fast response when distress situations arose.
  • Garnered valuable advice to new swimmers on specific techniques and provided tips on building strength.
  • Routinely completed safety update training and ensured all patrons followed safety rules.
  • Kept equipment in good working order with frequent inspections and minor repairs.
  • Patrolled swimming areas to identify anyone in need of assistance and provide immediate care.
  • Maintained strong proficiency in CPR, First Aid and emergency rescue techniques to provide optimal support to individuals in distress.
  • Cleaned, brushed and vacuumed pool 3 times per week at 6:00 am.
  • Monitored pool area for signs of distress and immediately moved into action when emergencies occurred to alleviate potential injuries or fatalities.
  • Identified emergency situations, including potential drownings and entered water within 2 seconds for lifesaving measures.
  • Explained safety rules and procedures regarding deck and pool activities to patrons and guests to inform and educate.
  • Optimized customer service by resolving issues quickly and with courteous demeanor.
  • Reminded patrons to walk carefully and avoid running around or near pool edges to prevent falls.
  • Informed patrons of unsafe or hazardous conditions, including lightning and provided options for alternative activities.
Safe N Sound Swimming - Swim Instructor
Seattle, WA, 05/2018 - Current
  • Led instructional classes for proper swimming techniques to protect recreational users from dangerous situations.
  • Maintained strong proficiency in CPR, First Aid and rescue techniques to provide optimal support to individuals in distress.
  • Engaged with students to help them acclimate to and become comfortable in pool.
  • Taught students lifesaving measures, including simple rescue tasks and to never swim alone.
  • Worked one-on-one with special needs students, delivering guidance and reassurance.
  • Demonstrated butterfly and breast stroke swimming strokes through repetition and proper positioning.
  • Coordinated and instructed dive programs for 3 to 16 aged children.
  • Documented each student's progress and gave constructive feedback for areas that could be improved.
  • Encouraged students to practice swimming strokes to improve technique and skills.
  • Collaborated closely with other swim instructors to identify areas of concern and most effective methods for remediation.
Private Employer - Plane Technichian
City, STATE, 03/2019 - 05/2019
  • Inspected and repaired program systems and components.
  • Organized, analyzed and prepared technical data reports.
  • Tested components, assemblies and systems to diagnose problems.
  • Inspected equipment and systems to identify issues and reported problems to repair technicians.
  • Adhered to applicable regulations, policies and procedures for health, safety and environmental compliance.
  • Recommended corrective and preventative actions to boost product reliability.
  • Prepared operational reports and provided information to supervisors.
  • Monitored and logged all parts and devices used on each service call.
  • Set up and verified functionality and availability of safety equipment.
  • Demonstrated excellent mechanical knowledge of machines and tools, including design, use, repair and maintenance.
  • Performed diagnostics, troubleshooting and evaluations on Airplane.
  • Managed quality control and maintained high level of customer satisfaction.

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School Attended

  • Stockdale High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Swim Coach
  • Lifeguard
  • Swim Instructor
  • Plane Technichian


  • High School Diploma

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