City of Ypsilanti
  • 31-May-2018 to 25-Jun-2018 (EST)
  • Rutherford Pool
  • Ypsilanti, MI, USA
  • Seasonal

General Description:

Rutherford Pool is a city-owned pool located in Recreation Park in Ypsilanti, Michigan. In 2004, the Friends of the Rutherford Pool (FoRP), a 501(c) (3) nonprofit group, began operating the pool on behalf of the City.


The position of Lifeguard reports directly to the Head Guard and the Program Director or Pool Manager.  This person is responsible for supporting the safety program of the pool by supervising bathing activities in a professional manner. Success in this position will result in a safe and fun aquatic experience for patrons.


Lifeguard Responsibilities-

  • Responsible to the Head Guard, Program Director and Pool Manager,
  • Supervises the safe conduct of bathers providing support, aide and discipline as necessary to assure a safe, quality, aquatic experience for all patrons.
  • Assist in the maintenance of office, deck, locker rooms, shower and toilet areas and grounds in a clean, professional and inviting condition as necessary to provide a quality aquatic experience for patrons.
  • Be a positive role model,
  • Ambassador to Guests,
  • Other duties as assigned by the Head Guard, Program Director or Pool Manager



Minimum 16 years of age,

Experience as a lifeguard or in aquatic activities,

Certification as an American Red Cross Lifeguard and CPR/AED,

Capacity to contribute to a culture of good relations with the public,

Able to work flexible hours as required to meet the demands of the job including evenings

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