Campus Recreation Aquatics Operations Assistant

Job description

Position Type:

Temporary Staff (SHRA)

Job Title:

Campus Recreation Aquatics Operations Assistant

Department Name:

Exercise and Sport Science - 318600

Vacancy ID:


Position Posting Category:

Student Services

Hiring Range:

$10.61/per hour


Part Time

If part-time, how many hours per week?:


Work Schedule:

Schedule may vary based on departmental needs and hours of operations, including evenings and weekends.

Proposed Start Date:


Estimated Duration of Appointment:

6 months or less

Posting Open Date:


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Description of Work:

The Aquatics Assistant will assist the Aquatics Director in the administration and management of all operational aspects of a comprehensive aquatics program. Some of the responsibilities will include training, scheduling and evaluating student staff, leadership development, risk management, facility and event management, administrative support, maintenance of records, and communication/collaboration with student, university, and community organizations and individuals. Evening and weekend hours may be required.
Primary Responsibilities:
• Recruit, hire, train and evaluate lifeguards
• Conduct in-service trainings for lifeguards no less than one time per month
• Maintain an open line of communication with program participants
• Assess programs and adjust as needed for the success of aquatics programs
• Assist Aquatics Director in preparing and managing the aquatics budget
• Assist Aquatics Director in creating, promoting, and managing new aquatics/safety based programming
• Assist with risk management initiatives and the implementation of risk management policies and procedures
• Assist Aquatics Director in equipment inventory, repair, and management
• Other duties as assigned

Education and Experience:

Minimum Education and Experience: Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions

Preferred Skills:
• Relevant aquatic teaching/management experience
• Exceptional organizational and customer service skills
• Ability to work independently and in a team environment
• Current Lifeguarding/FA/CPR/AED instructor certifications preferred
• Four year degree preferred

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Special Instructions :

For more information contact:

Catherine Ayers, Aquatic Director
UNC Campus Recreation
PH: 919-962-0768
Email: [email protected]

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Job No:
Posted: 6/2/2021
Application Due: 7/12/2021
Work Type: Part Time