Lifeguards Needed in Minneapolis and St. Paul
The RecWell Aquatics program is looking for qualified applicants for the position of Minneapolis/St. Paul Lifeguard. Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: Duties/Responsibilities - Work alone or paired with other lifeguards in an aquatic environment. - Enforce all pool rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean swimming environment. - Prevent injuries, eliminate hazards and activate Emergency Action Plans and render emergency care within the scope of your training. - Attend in-services, meetings, safety week and monitor the online sub board and subbing for special event shifts. - Maintain a level of personal fitness to perform all duties associated with being a lifeguard. - Manage traffic at pool entrances during aquatics events and during normal pool hours. - Perform any additional duties as assigned by Head lifeguards, Aquatic Program Manager, Aquatic Event Manager, and Aquatic Director. Required/Preferred Qualifications -Certified in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR-PR, AED and First Aid -Current enrollment as a full-time student at the University of Minnesota -Ability to work days, nights, weekends, and some early mornings (depending upon school schedule). -Successfully complete pre-interview skills test and interview -Ability to lift and move bleachers Apply Today Applications are now being accepted. APPLY ONLINE TODAY
The University Aquatic Center features a 50-meter competition pool and adjacent diving well, both of which are accessed by athletes and recreational swimmers alike. Other aquatic facilities managed by Rec Sports are the St. Paul Gymnasium Pool and the Cooke Hall Pools. These four aquatic facilities serve the entire University of Minnesota community through their high quality events, programming, and open recreational opportunities.
Open Recreation Lap Swim
Open recreation lap swimming is offered daily on both the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses.
Learn to Swim
The Learn to Swim program focuses on water safety and fun for all ages. Participants learn a solid foundation of swimming skills and build upon them throughout the program.
Water aerobics offers the essentials of cardiovascular exercise, resistance training, and flexibility in a warm water environment. Instructors utilize an assortment of equipment and techniques to accommodate all ability levels. No swimming experience is needed.
Twin Cities Swim Team (TWIN)
TWIN provides a comprehensive competitive swim program from the developmental through Masters swimming levels. TWIN uses the sport of swimming to teach the importance of hard work, dedication, team building, and individual improvement to maximize the potential of each member.