Dedham Health & Athletic Complex Summer Positions: Lifeguard, Swim Instructor, front Desk, kids actvities, cooks and servers in Dedham, Massachusetts

LIFEGUARD WE WILL TRAIN THE RIGHT CANDIDATE! The Lifeguard ensures the safety of all pool participants and protects them from harm, maintains the safe and clean operation of indoor and outdoor pools and deck areas, and exhibits outstanding customer service and communication skills.

The ideal candidate has a strong swimming ability. In addition, he or she must have the communication and interpersonal skills to courteously and firmly interact with pool patrons and foster a sense of trust and authority.

SWIM INSTRUCTOR The Swim Instructor conducts swim lessons for members and guests in private, semi-private, and group settings following established facility policies and procedures and ensures the safety of all participants. He or she must fully understand the aquatics program and the goals of the individuals involved in the program. In addition, the Instructor must ensure the safe and clean use of all pools and deck areas.

The ideal candidate has a high school diploma or GED and two years of experience as a swim lesson instructor. Current certification as a Lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor and current CPR/AED/First Aid certifications are required. Candidates must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and strong coaching and motivation skills.

FRONT DESK/KIDS ACTIVITY STAFF Our commitment to excellent guest services is what drives us, and we are dedicated to hiring outstanding individuals who share our passion for ensuring our guests have an exceptional experience while staying with us. We are currently looking for a talented Front Desk personnel to join our front desk team. The Front Desk Agent promptly greets our guests. Answers guest inquiries, and runs our kids activities. The ideal Candidate is poised, confident, organized, prompt, articulate, and helpful with a strong customer service focus. Candidates must be computer literate, internet savvy, telephone proficient, and highly organized, must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes all shifts (mornings, afternoons, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays) and have a desire to work with children.

COOKS Our cook prepares food that meets current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations by following established policies and procedures. He or she ensures that safe and high quality food service is provided at all times. The ideal candidate has at least one year of experience in a high-volume kitchen and a current Safe Food Handler certificate. Candidates must have an outgoing and team-oriented personality and must be able to provide excellent customer service even during times of stress, work a flexible schedule (including nights, weekends, and holidays), and stand for long periods of time.

SERVERS Our servers provide exceptional dining service to customers in a courteous, efficient, and accurate manner with a sincerely pleasant and professional demeanor. Servers must be skilled in serving etiquette, menu and specials presentations, and accurate and prompt guest check preparation. The ideal candidate has a pleasant and courteous personality and at least one year of experience that includes money-handling and point-of-sale (POS) system experience. Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes days, nights, weekends, and holidays.