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Greater Wichita YMCA Summer Waterpark Slide Monitor - Northwest, South and Andover YMCA in Andover, Kansas

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+ General Information

+ Job Title:

Summer Waterpark Slide Monitor - Nwest YMCA

+ Location:

+ 13838 W. 21st St N

+ Wichita, KS, 67235

+ United States

+ Employee Type:

Variable Hour

+ Job Category:


+ Description


+ Responsible for safety and well-being of slide participants.

+ Responsible for positioning self for optimal supervision of slide ladder and launch areas; manage timing of participants slide ladder ascent, check minimum height requirement, and launch into the slide.

+ Providing clear and consistent expectations for behavior; setting firm limits with positive phrasing and actions as necessary.

+ Working in conjunction with aquatics staff to promote safety first.

+ Following and enforcing all safety procedures, rules and regulations.

+ Being able to positively correct any unsafe pool activity immediately, every time, without exception.

+ Being knowledgeable and prepared to implement emergency procedures immediately.

+ Reporting all incidents/accidents on the appropriate form and provide to supervisor within 24 hours of event.

+ Never leaving slide unattended.

+ Reporting any facility or equipment irregularities to supervisor, in writing.

+ Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of deck and other cleaning duties as assigned.

+ Attend all required training and scheduled meetings.

+ Maintaining good attendance and following procedures for tardies and absences.

+ Maintaining effective, positive relationships with members, participants, staff, and volunteers.

+ Supporting Strong Community Campaign fundraising efforts.

+ Other duties as assigned.

EFFECT ON END RESULT: Ensure compliance with Slide Monitor responsibilities in order maintain a safe and enjoyable aquatic environment.

+ Requirements


Education/Experience Requirements:

+ Minimum age of 16

Physical/Mental Requirements:

+ Must be able to frequently perform the following physical activities; climb stairs, bend, stoop, kneel, twist, reach with hands, sit, stand for extended periods of time, walk, lift and carry up to 35 pounds, and communicate verbally

+ Must be able to perform work both indoors and out and be exposed to prevalent weather c onditions

+ Must be able to visually see all sections of an assigned zone or area of responsibility

+ Must be able to adequately hear noises and distinguish distress signals

+ Must possess ability to remain alert and maintain concentration for long periods of time to ensure safety of participants

+ Must possess ability to make independent and sound decisions in a rapidly changing environment

+ Must be able to show initiative in the absence of supervision

+ Must be able to relate to and work with diverse groups of people in a friendly and consistent manner

+ Must maintain a neat and professional appearance

Job Requirements:

+ Commitment to the YMCA mission, vision and values

+ Must attend New Employee Orientation within 30 days of hire

+ Complete CPR/AED (or BLS/AED), and First Aid

+ Understand and abide-by all policies and procedures as set forth by the association

+ Work a schedule that reflects the needs of the branch; including evenings and weekends

+ Summary

Under the direction of the Aquatics Director, the slide monitor will prevent accidents before they occur to promote the general safety of slid