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Lifeguard

Company: Six Flags
Location: Gurnee
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Description Essential Duties and Responsibilities: + Respond to emergency situations in a professional and efficient manner with a teamwork approach. + Solve and handle Guest concerns with a positive attitude and efficient customer service. + Interact with Guests on a one-on-one basis or in large groups and maintain professionalism. + Communicate and enforce all rider requirements and restrictions. (i.e. height and/or weight restrictions, proper swimwear, proper riding position, etc.) + Responsible for the proper and safe operation of rides/attractions in the water park. + Deliver friendly and informative announcements to Guests in small and large groups. + Maintain a clean work area to promote a safe working environment and help eliminate hazards. + Assist with maintaining park cleanliness throughout the day and end-of-day cleaning tasks. + Complete attraction certification tests, corrected to 100% proficiency. + Complete Witness Statements and/or other required documentation accurately and legibly as needed. + Maintain proper grooming and uniform guidelines at all times. + Follow and enforce all park policies and procedures in a fair and consistent manner at all times. + Maintain all job duties in all weather conditions including, but not limited to heat, cold, sun, rain, and wind. + Perform Water Attendant duties and responsibilities as needed. Skills and Qualifications: + Must be at least 16 years old. + Must be able to achieve, and maintain, certification as a Shallow Water Lifeguard. + Responsible for maintaining all rescue skills at a test-ready level. + Must be able to swim a minimum of 50 yards non-stop. + Must be able to retrieve a 10lb. brick from a minimum of 5 feet of water + Must be able to swim across 10 feet under water. + Must be able to exit out of a pool without using a ladder. + Must complete a minimum of 4 hours of in-service training per month. + Must be able to work varied shifts including days, nights, weekends, and holidays. + Must be able to communicate effectively in the English language, including the ability to read, speak, and understand. + Must be able to stand in and move through water for periods of time at water depths from 0 to 6 feet. + Must be able to stand and walk a minimum of 7 to 10 hours a day over various surfaces. + Must be able to continuously kneel, use hand-eye coordination, maintain a minimum of 20/25 vision or have 20/25 corrected vision. + Must be able to continuously pull, push, and hold tubes, rafts, and mats. + Must be able to lift and carry a minimum of 50lbs. for a minimum of 25 feet over various surfaces. + Must have strong teamwork skills and the ability to work well with others. + Must have excellent communication skills to interact effectively with guests, co-workers, and leadership. + Must be able to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment. If you are able to answer "YES" to all of the following questions, please continue the application process by clicking "Apply" + Can you provide legal documentation establishing your identity and eligibility to be legally employed in the United States? + Are you able to perform the essential functions of the job for which you are applying with or without reasonable accommodation? + Within the last 90 days, can you state that you have not used illegal or social drugs (excluding marijuana), such as MDMA (Molly), cocaine and crystal methamphetamine? + Are you willing to comply with our grooming code which prohibits facial jewelry (other than 2 matching pairs of earrings), extreme haircuts/styles, colors, and visible tattoos on or above the neck or any single tattoo or cluster of tattoos larger than 4 by 4. (Please answer YES if you believe you would qualify for a religious accommodation which might exempt you.) + I am willing to agree that future text messages relating to Six Flags, Inc., including company news, job posting application status updates, and other information, may be sent on behalf of Six Flags, Inc. to the cell phone number I provide.

Keywords: Six Flags, Waukegan , Lifeguard, Other , Gurnee, Illinois

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