Denton, TX
May 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Requisition Number

Job Title

Official Title

Position Number

Recreational Sports - 160720


Is this an internal posting only?

Work Schedule
Sundays-Saturdays, Hours will vary

Department Overview
The Recreational Sports Department at UNT provides programs, services, and facilities, which support the recreational and fitness needs of the university community and support the educational goals of the University of North Texas. The goal is to provide a positive environment to assist those individuals in exploring and learning about recreation and fitness activities, in order to enhance a better quality of life and to become active members of the community.

The activities are provided through intramural sports, informal recreation, group exercise, sport clubs, fitness, faculty/staff fitness, special events, outdoor pursuits and aquatics.

Job Description
* This posting is an hourly position and is non-benefits eligible.

The Recreational Sports Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Lifeguard to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

* Enforce all aquatic area rules and regulations- Follow all aquatics area rules, regulations and policies.
* Arrive to work on time and leave once the replacement has signed in.
* Open, secure, and close the aquatic area and facility at the appropriate times.
* Attend Lifeguard training, in service training and meetings as well as all Rec Sports meetings as scheduled.
* Assist head guard, maintenance staff, Assistant Director, Graduate Assistant or others as needed.
* Other duties as assigned.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:

* Must hold or be willing to obtain American Red Cross Lifeguard, First Aid, CPR for the Professional Rescuer and AEd, and Emergency Oxygen Administration prior to first day of work. ( We will provide).
* Other lifeguard certifications accepted if the individual can demonstrate American Red Cross skills.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:
* American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification.

Special Instructions to Applicants
* This posting is an hourly position and is non-benefits eligible.

Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

Is this a security sensitive position?

Driving a University Vehicle?

Job Open Date

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate

Pay Basis

Job Type
Temporary Hourly

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