Under direct supervision oversees the Legion Pool and Splash pad operations and activities, including supervising pool workers, general maintenance tasks and swimming instruction. Work schedule includes nights, weekends and on call for special events and/or emergencies.
(Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge, skills, and other characteristics. This list of tasks is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by positions in this class.)
Examples of Work: (Illustrative Only)
Supervises all pool personnel and pool activities.-Coordinates pool operations and pool personnel work duties/schedules.
Coordinates and supervises all special activities (swim lessons, swim team, Fun Fest, etc.)
Maintains water quality controls.
Conduct periodic water safety and first aid training for pool staff.
Oversees operation of ticket sales/cash drawer and ensures sufficient cash on hand for daily operations of pool.
Prepares daily deposits.
Reports injuries and completes accident reports.
Monitors maintenance needs and reports information to the recreation staff.
Prepares daily and/or weekly reports as requested by departmental supervisor.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
Knowledge of pool operations and associated health and safety regulations; Knowledge of general Parks and Recreation operating policies and procedures; Knowledge of general clerical/office support practices and procedures; Knowledge of modern first aid techniques and water safety; Skill in planning, organizing, and coordinating a variety of pool activities and events; Skill in training and supervising staff; Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with other city department staff and the general public; Skill in performing basic facility maintenance and supervision; Skill in working in an environment subject to limited direct supervision;
Acceptable Experience and Training:
High school diploma or GED plus 3 years related work experience to include two years of supervisory experience; or any combination of training and experience that provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job. Current Red Cross certification in lifesaving and WSI (Water Safety Instructor).
Task involves frequent walking, standing; some lifting and carrying objects of moderate weight (12-20 lbs.) and occasional heavy weight (100 lbs plus); and the operation of hand tools in which manipulative skills and hand-eye coordination are important ingredients of safe and/or productive operations.
Task will require occasional exposure to adverse environmental conditions (heat, rain, cold).
Task requires color perception and discrimination. Task requires sound perception and discrimination. Task requires depth perception and discrimination. Task requires visual perception and discrimination. Task requires oral communications ability.
Reasonable accommodation(s) if needed will be provided for the employee to perform the required job with adequate strength, dexterity, coordination and visual acuity and in a manner that does not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of the employee or others in the workplace.
Applications may be downloaded at www.kingsporttn.gov or obtained from the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development at 1140 East Center Street Kingsport, TN 37660.
Submit complete applications to the above physical address.