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Lifeguard / Safety Officers

We are looking for responsible and experienced lifeguards for the Let’s Go Hydro Resort for the 2023 season.  


Role: Lifeguard / Safety officers  

Location: Let’s Go Hydro

Reporting to: Head Lifeguard / Duty Managers

Contract: Seasonal (April – October) 

Hours of Work: Flexible shift patterns are available – work up to 40-hours per week, including day, evening and weekend shifts 


Job Summary  

Successful candidates will supervise the security and safety of the public ensuring their enjoyment in all areas of the park, minimising the risk of any health and safety issues and respond to emergencies and administer first aid.  They will assist the Head Lifeguards and Aqua Park Supervisors in preparing activities on the park in a professional manner, ensure a high quality of service is provided to all guests. Successful applicants will also be required to maintain a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene of their working area at all times. 



  • Interact with the public, welcoming all customers, promoting a positive image of the resort and demonstrating a high level of customer service 
  • Maintain a vigilant watch of all water areas and take necessary action to ensure the safety of all customers and staff 
  • Assist in the preparation and operation of events and activities, including the assembly and dismantling of equipment and minor repairs when required 
  • Ensure that a consistently high level of cleanliness and hygiene is maintained throughout the facilities at all times 
  • Ensure lost property is handled and recorded in line with procedures 
  • Patrol all areas of the facility and ensure that all areas are being used in the correct manner 
  • Maintaining the sports activity, activity areas and stores in a clean, safe and tidy manner 
  • Assist in the opening and closing of the facilities when required and assist in monitoring the security of the premises at all times 
  • Assist with the supervision and control of children’s activities including parties, summer schemes and courses 
  • Attend regular Lifeguard training sessions to ensure ongoing personal development 
  • Carry out regular checks of the changing facilities, paying particular attention to customer safety, facility operation, security, cleanliness and hygiene 
  • Perform inspections of safety equipment including rescue aids and alarms in accordance with the operating procedures 
  • Ensure that all equipment is stored safely and securely when not in use 
  • Comply with the resorts Health and Safety procedures at all times, maintaining records and reports 
  • To report any accidents, potential risks etc to management, complete risk assessments on water areas and activities 


Essential skills/experience: 

  • 1-2 years’ experience in a lifeguard role 
  • Lifeguard qualified 
  • First Aid and CPR qualification 
  • Excellent communication skills when dealing with the public 
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations 
  • Ability to prepare routine administrative paperwork 
  • Knowledge of CPR and emergency medical procedures 
  • Ability to follow routine verbal and written instructions 
  • Knowledge of customer service standards and procedures  
  • Enjoy working outdoors, with a can-do attitude, and customer service and safety focused
  • Flexible to work varied shifts, including day, evening and weekend shifts 


Desirable skills/experience: 

  • Health and Safety training 
  • Previous experience with advanced water sports/ activities  


A hardworking, flexible attitude is required with a potential to develop further. Training for the role can be provided, however excellent people skills and experience working with young people is essential and you must be enthusiastic and passionate about working outdoors 


What we are offering:  

  • Staff training and development  
  • Great culture with staff fun days   
  • Staff Uniform and all safety equipment provided  
  • Free car parking on site   
  • Staff discount on activities including staff cable sessions (off-peak times only)  
  • Opportunities to progress within the company 


How to apply:  

To apply, please submit your CV detailing how you meet the criteria.

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