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Welcome to Great Wolf Lodge, Kansas City. We are your exciting and fun filled entertainment vacation hot spot located in the Legends shopping district. We have been open for over ten years and have gained a lot of loyalty from our returning guests.

Our appreciation for our pack members is demonstrated by our ongoing appreciation events and parties. As a Great Wolf Lodge pack member, you will enjoy benefits that include discounts on suites, restaurants, and retail outlets. Another great incentive is visiting our indoor waterpark with complementary day passes.

Come howl with us at Great Wolf Lodge and help create lasting memories for our guests!

Lifeguard (training provided)

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job ID 13112168 Date posted 08/27/2019 Location Kansas City, Kansas Job Type Part-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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