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Opened in December of 2016, Colorado Springs Great Wolf Lodge is the newest lodge in the Great Wolf Lodge brand. As the fourteenth lodge, located in a state that proudly has the highest number of 14,000 foot mountains, the Colorado Pack calls themselves the “Fourteeners” and even shouts “Fourteener!” at the end of their own signature Great Wolf Howl.

On the north side of Colorado Springs, our lodge looks out to an incredible view of the Rocky Mountains and the Air Force Academy. With 311 guest rooms, 8 food and beverage outlets or restaurants have over 500 “pack members.” From quick service outlets to farm-to-table dining, a 50,000 square foot Water Park, an Adventure Park with an indoor ropes course, climbing wall, bowling, and much more, there is something for every guest to enjoy. Our resort has so much to offer that it creates an exciting array of career options and paths, from restaurant and culinary positions to lifeguards, retail, and even a kids’ spa called Scooops.

If you are friendly, have a great attitude and want be a part of creating family traditions, join our Colorado Springs pack!

Lifeguard (training provided) - FT $12/hr (18+)

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job ID 13192555 Date posted 09/04/2019 Location Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Type Full-time - Regular

A Great Wolf, Lifeguard is one of the most important positions in the lodge, as they are vital to ensuring the safety of our guests, their families, and anyone that visits our waterpark attractions. No matter the situation, Great Wolf lifeguards are trained to respond and ensure all guests enjoy a safe and fun environment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Supervises and provides surveillance of swimmers and guests during park hours, special events, and training sessions
  • Responds to emergency situations in assigned zone
  • Assists in communicating emergency situations outside of assigned zone
  • Administers and coordinates emergency first aid as necessary
  • Enforces the rules and regulations of the waterpark
  • Advises aquatics management of unsafe and unsanitary conditions
  • Provides superior customer service to all guests by assisting all in a polite and expedient manner
  • Performs daily routine chores and maintenance of waterpark to ensure neat and orderly appearance
  • Performing within Ellis Certification standards

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Required Qualifications & Skills

  • No experience required, training provided
  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Ability and willingness to achieve Certification in First Aid, CPR and Ellis & Associates Lifeguard Training
  • Must be flexible regarding scheduling as it is based on business demands to include some weekend and holiday availability
  • Successful completions of criminal background check and drug screen

Desired Qualifications & Traits

  • Good oral communication skills
  • Prior First Aid, CPR, AED experience
  • Prior lifeguard training and/or experience

Physical Requirements

  • Swim 50 yards in 4 ft. of water and retrieve a 10 lb brick from the bottom of pool
  • Sit or stand for extended periods of time
  • Capable of prolonged exposure to hot and humid environments
  • Ability to climb multiple flights of stairs
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