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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/15/18

Applications Due05/29/18

Vacancy ID53316

AgencyEnvironmental Conservation, Department of

TitleLifeguard (Seasonal)

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitASU - Administrative Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $14.07 to $14.07 Hourly

Employment Type Part-Time

Part-time Percent 80%

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Other (see below)

"Other" Explanation Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Hours Per Week 32


From 9 AM

To 5:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Sullivan

Street Address Mongaup Pond Campground

City Livingston Manor


Zip Code12758

Minimum Qualifications Must be 16 years of age. Candidates must possess current certifications in American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer (or the equivalent) and the American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguarding Certificate (or the equivalent). Also American Red Cross First Aid (or equivalent) if not included in lifeguard training course. All certifications must remain current through the entire operating season.

Candidates must successfully complete the lifeguard qualifying procedure of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) or the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP).

Duties Description Lifeguards are responsible for guarding the area to which assigned or reassigned; understanding the rules and regulations which apply to NYSDEC swimming areas and ensuring those rules and regulations are observed by people using the bathing facility; preventing accidents and effecting rescues; maintaining a high level of physical and mental fitness by participating in an active in-service training program; making detailed written reports to supervisors on all accidents and rescues; performing other duties as assigned in inclement weather; all tasks are to be conducted in a safe manner, with any injuries/illnesses reported immediately to supervisor.

Additional Comments Must have valid driver’s license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Weekends and holidays may be required. Work hours and schedule will be discussed at the interview. This is a seasonal position with a duration of 6/1/18 - 9/3/18.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Heath Boomhower

Telephone 518-402-9273

Fax 518-402-9038

Email Address


Street 625 Broadway

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12233


Notes on ApplyingPlease email or mail your resume to the above. Be sure to reference Posting #18-290 on your resume or it may not be accepted.

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