Aquatics Supervisor

Our Downtown YMCA is hiring for an Aquatics Supervisor to assist the Aquatics Director with the high demand within Aquatic programming! 
Job Description

Position Summary

Under the supervision of the Aquatics Director, the Aquatics Supervisor provides supervision of aquatics staff and aquatics programming within the Family Center. The Aquatics Supervisor supports member participation and retention through managing the development and execution of aquatics programs to achieve strategic goals and provide outstanding customer service to all members.

  • Associate’s degree or equivalent required; Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Minimum 1-3 years of previous supervisory and leadership experience in aquatics required
  • YMCA aquatics or operations experience preferred.
  • Current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications required.
  • Current Oxygen Administration certification required.
  • Current Lifeguard certification/YMCA Aquatic Safety Assistant or Red Cross Safety Training for Swim Coaches required. (YMCA Lifeguard certification preferred; Red Cross Lifeguard certification is acceptable, but must receive YMCA certification within 60 days).
  • Current YMCA Swim Lesson Instructor certification required within 60 days.
  • Current YMCA Pool Operator on Location certification or Certified Pool Operator required.
  • Trainer and YMCA Aquatic Management certifications a plus.
Essential Functions
  • Manage implementation of aquatic programs including lap swimming, swim lessons, swim team, and group exercise
  • Provide classes that promote retention of existing members and engage new members.
  • Provide supervision of department staff and ensure they are always following all safety and policy regulations. 
  • Lead staff to support aquatic initiatives to achieve retention goals.
  • Perform lifeguarding duties, swim lesson instruction, coaching of swim team, and direction of aquatics programs as scheduled, or in order to provide substitution coverage.
  • Maintain accurate aquatic schedules and procedures to provide maximum opportunities for member/staff connections.
  • Collaborate with department leads to maximize enrollments in program registration and pool usage.
  • Collaborate with the Facility Director to coordinate regularly scheduled pool inspections to ensure proper and efficient working order at all times. Coordinate and schedule pool and equipment maintenance and repairs. Purchase equipment, parts and supplies approved by the purchase requisition process.
  • Monitor daily operations to adhere to all state, local and YMCA of Central Florida health and safety standards and policies.
  • Ensure all staff are current with required certifications. Maintain compliance with required documentation of pool operation.
  • Utilize available technology, reporting tools, and data that enhance aquatics participation and member retention.
  • Plan and execute aquatic events at the Family Center. Promote the Family Center and the YMCA of Central Florida’s special events among the members and community.