Lifeguard- Pequa Physical Therapy, Lake Grove

Blue Ocean Aquatics is excited to announce an opening for a dedicated Lifeguard at our indoor facility in Lake Grove at Pequa Physical Therapy. We are currently seeking a vigilant and responsible Lifeguard to join our team. This position is critical for maintaining a safe and secure environment for our clients engaging in swim lessons. If you have a keen eye for safety and a commitment to ensuring a positive swimming experience for individuals of all ages, we invite you to apply.

Dates: Starting May 4, 2024

Schedule: Tuesday from 3-6pm, Saturday and Sunday from 9:00-2:30pm.

Experience: At least 1 year of teaching swimming lessons to children from six months to age seven in both a group and private setting.

Pay: $15-18/hr, depending upon experience.

Key Responsibilities

  • Monitor swimming activities in the pool area to prevent accidents, enforce pool rules, and ensure a safe environment for all clients.
  • Respond quickly and efficiently to any sign of distress or emergency, administering first aid and CPR as needed.
  • Conduct regular safety checks of the pool area, equipment, and water quality to comply with health and safety standards.
  • Educate clients on safe swimming practices and pool rules to minimize risks and promote a positive swimming experience.
  • Collaborate with swim instructors and physical therapy staff to facilitate a supportive and safe environment for swim lessons and therapy sessions.
  • Maintain accurate records of pool usage, incident reports, and maintenance activities.
  • Participate in regular staff meetings and training sessions to stay updated on the latest safety protocols and emergency response techniques.


  • Current lifeguard certification from a recognized organization, with at least 1 year of lifeguarding experience.
  • Proficiency in performing CPR and first aid, with current certifications.
  • Strong observational skills to detect potential hazards or safety violations and to respond to emergencies effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of enforcing pool rules with diplomacy and providing clear instructions during emergencies.


  • Competitive compensations.
  • Professional development opportunities, including access to further training and certifications.
  • Equipment and uniform provided.
  • Additional opportunities to Lifeguard private parties and cover additional shifts if interested.

At Blue Ocean Aquatics, our lifeguards are more than just poolside observers; they are integral to our mission of providing a safe, therapeutic, and enjoyable aquatic environment for our community. If you’re ready to take the plunge into a rewarding lifeguarding position, we look forward to receiving your application.

Job Category: Lifeguard
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: Pequa Physical Therapy- Lake Grove

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