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POSITION TITLE: Aquatics Manager/Senior Counselor
LOCATION/DEPT: Wonderland Camp and Conference Center
REPORTS TO: Program Manager
The Aquatics Manager is to provide leadership and professional knowledge in the waterfront department at Camp. The Manager is responsible for scheduling and managing the waterfront employees, as well as supervising the safety of all waterfront users. Will provide an aquatic experience for the campers with a Christian message.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
in planning this orientation.
*Wonderland offers ARC CPR for the Professional Rescuer and Standard First Aid certifications at camp.
Minimum 1 year of college or equivalent.
Minimum 2 years supervisory experience in a similar aquatic area preferred.
Must have at least 2 years experience as a Lifeguard or similar position.
Minimum age of 21 preferred.
Must be an individual of the Christian faith who has a strong personal relationship with the Lord, attends church on a regular basis, and a desire to lead others spiritually.
In agreement with the philosophy, goals and objectives of The Salvation Army Wonderland Camp and Conference Center.
A commitment to support and promote the mission of The Salvation Army and a passion for camp ministry.
Able to relate God’s handiwork through aquatic activities and in relationship with the Word of God in programming initiatives.
Able to live on camp grounds throughout duration of employment.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
An attention to detail
A positive attitude and the ability to be flexible in light of changing job situations/priorities.
Demonstrated ability to use initiative and be a self-starter.
Knowledge of pool and spa operation and chemical testing.
Current ARC CPR for Professional Rescuer and Standard First Aid*.
Current Water Safety Instruction Certificate preferred and Lifeguard training.
Some supervisory experience.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT
This position is required to do light to heavy physical work.
In order to successfully perform the essential functions of this position, the employee is regularly required to use pool or water equipment.
The work environment for this position includes an office and outdoor/pool environment with a low to high noise level.