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Position: Part-time Lifeguards
Locations: Pat Jones YMCA

Reports to: Aquatic Director
Wage Range: $12.50 per hour 



Major Responsibilities:

  • Ensures that daily care of members is first priority

  • Responsible for the safety and well-being of participants during aquatic activities in the pool to effectively and courteously enforce all pool rules, regulations, and policies

  • Collaborates with all center staff to ensure service excellence and timely follow up to all member questions and/or complaints

  • Promotes YMCA programs, mission and philosophy

  • Responds to emergency situations by adhering to the safety policies and procedures set for the Center and for the Association



  • Minimum 16 years of age

  • Must have YMCA Lifeguard, Red Cross Lifeguard or equivalent

  • CPR Professional & First Aid, AED/O2 certified

  • Able to stand for long periods of time in a warm, humid environment

  • Available to work evenings and weekends


Excellent benefits include free individual membership and discounted YMCA child care and other programs. The incumbent will exhibit the core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility in all aspects of their work with the YMCA.



How to Apply:

Please complete a job application and resume:



Kolbe Ledgerwood

Pat Jones YMCA

1901 E. Republic Rd.

Springfield, Mo. 65804

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