The following lists the prerequisites for becoming a BEACH lifeguard:
· Swim 500 meters in under 9:45 minutes for beach guards.
· Run 1 mile in under 10:00 minutes, beach guards only.
Beach guards - your entire first summer's performance, as well as in rookie school will also have an impact if you remain a beach guard or get moved to the pool. During rookie school you will be expected to swim a mile as well as use lifeguard equipment such as paddle boards and kayaks. Running will be involved, use of radio's, first aid training, and use of torps and line during rescues. During big water days you will also be evaluated on rescue drills.
· POOL GUARDS - Swim 200meters (untimed) for first year only. You will then also have an interview.
After you send in your application look for your name posted on the web site. If it is, they your come on May 12, 2018at 4:45 to the Neptune Aquatic Center and do your 200 yard swim and interview.
If you do not see your name listed, email me email@example.com and find out why. It may simply be an oversight.
IF HIRED YOU MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING FOR CERTIFICATIONS:
- ·CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and basic First Aid -BEACH GUARDS ONLY
- Pool guards must also have LGT.
This is only required if you are hired, no guard will start work unless cards are on file
· Commit to working from Memorial Day through Labor Day; as per the agreement between the Boro of Spring Lake and the Guards of Spring Lake, employees returning to college before Labor Day may end their season three days before the start of class.
When you arrive for the Swim/run test date.
Returning guards, complete on-boarding process for payroll (actually before this date).
Returning guards, complete the “data base return info form.” DO THIS ASAP FROM TODAY ON, THE EARLIER THE BETTER. Thanks!
You now can test anytime from March 1, on. Go to the pool and there is a form for you do test with the Neptune Guards. College students - hopefully you can do this on spring break.
Otherwise you will swim on the set dates, if you cannot make the date you will test in the North end pool.
The run test will be over Memorial weekend or one of the preseason weekends.
New beach applicants – be prepared to spend about 2 hours the day of the test, you will run, swim and interview. If you get hired you will then have to do the same steps as above as the returning guards. You will also not start work until rookie school is completed in June. If you have experience from a previous beach we may waive the start date for you but you will attend 1-2 days of rookie school so you go through all of our procedures.
New pool applicants - see above in red your requirements and then the same paperwork process as the beach guards.
All returning and new hires, we will have an organizational meeting on May 24, at 5:30 at North End. Hopefully most of you can make it, we will go over paperwork, uniforms, and additional information.
IMPORTANT DATES FOR 2018
April 1 – application deadline
May 5 - Swim test for returning beach guards from 5:00-6:00, if you cannot get here on this date make sure you swim with someone from the Neptune Aquatic Center starting March 1, from 4:00-6:00 Monday through Friday, Saturday between 10:00-4:00
May 12 – swim test for new applicants at Neptune Aquatic Center 5:00-7:00 – you must present a physical form to test.
May 24 – Spring Lake Organizational meeting for all employees 5:30 North End Pavilion
May 26 – North End pool opens full time
May 26 - EMT meeting North end upstairs 11:00
May 27 - swim make up test, North end pool 11:00
May 27 - swim team coaches meeting 12:00 North end upstairs
May 27 - Junior Guard instructor meeting, North End upstairs 12:30
June 2 – Pool rookie school 8:00-9:30 am North End Pool
June 9, 10 – Beach rookie school 9:00-6:00 North End Pavilion
June 11 – Beach rookie school 4:00-7:00 pm North End Pavilion.
June 16 – all beaches and pools open full time
NEW POOL APPLICANTS 18
Applegate Molly, Bautronis Kamila, Decastro Molly, Dement Keith, Flumefreddo Michael, Froonjian Sandra, Gowen Megan, Hale Nathan, Hogger Erik, Hummel Alexis, Kappy Emmy, Lakatos Grace, Lakatos William, Leal Christopher, Lurie Mark, McGee Paige, McGee Ryan, Policari Leah, Robertiello Mia, Schoenewolf Connor, St. Germaine Aidan,
NEW BEACH APPLICANTS 18
Bandarenko Alex, Burrus Bridget, Dement Keith, Furry Matthew, Hogger Erik, Olden Brian, Hogger Erik, Hull Colleen, Kayal Grace, Leiman Karly, Moloughney Connor, Nutt Johnny, Policari Gianna, Riozzi-Bodine Christian, Robertiello Mia, Sabaitis Calli, Sataitis Catherine
NEW SPECIALTY APPLICANTS 18
Bilotti Caroline Swim Team, Distefano Nicholas Jr Guards, Gerber Drew Jr Guards, Gowen Megan Swim Team, Hecht Emma Jr Guards, Hull Colleen Swim Team, Leiman Karly EMT, McDonald Luke Jr Guards, McHugh Abby Jr Guards, Prindiville Connor Jr Guards, Siino Jaime EMT, Tantillo T0m Jr Guards, Watt Jimmy Jr Guards
RETURNING POOL GUARDS
Aiello Nick, Burrus Bridget, Cairone Julie, Colucci Vince, Crosby Jillian, Dora Michael, Finn Kelly, Flaherty Anna Lee, Foley Colleen, Foley Kerry, Gerber Drew, Giachetti Seneca, Gilbert Grant, Hale Matt, Hennessy Maeve, Judge Megan, Magnusson Kali, Perry Brendon, Policari Gianna, Riozzi-Bodine Christian, Sataitis Catherine, Sultzer Matt,Vanderslice Carter, Wierman Andrew
RETURNING BEACH GUARDS
Biesiadecki Marielle, Bilotti Caroline, Boyan Abby, Boyan Jack, Byrne Madeline, Carbin Jenna, Cannon Sara, Cavanagh Sean, Clark Matt, Corrigan Miller, Corrigan Mae, Crosby Taylor, Curry Mike, Cushman Stephanie, Denver Luke, Dexheimer Anna, Distefano Nick, Ditommaso Kristen, Duggan MK, Ennis Mickey, Ferencz Alex, Fitzmauricz Liam, Formato Brooke, Formato Dillon, Freda Anthony, Gaszynski Jan, Geelan Nancy, Grady Shea, Gramlich Jack, Green Mike, Green Rob, Harold Brenna, Harold Rich, Hart Thomas, Hecht Emma, Idank Katie, Idank Patrick, Kappy Rick, Krupa Andy, Lemke Joe, Lenk Kevin, Maldjian Kevin, McCann Maggie, McCarthy Rachel, McEvoy Joe, McDonald Luke, McGee Kevin, McHugh Abigail, Mohr Dennis, Monteleone Rob, Noble Ashley, Noble Rachel, O'Heney Dan, Petrone Caroline, Petrone Katherine, Policari Jordan, Poland Jeff, Poland Meg, Posner Caroline, Prindiville Connor, Reilly , Riozzi-Bodine Ethan, Russo Will, Schambach Brad, Schwarz Christian, Sherman Dan, Simon Chris, Smith Katherine, Tantillo Thomas, Testa Ricky, Toohey Jordan, Toohey Shane, Waldron Amanda, Walsh Shawn, Warsaw Peter, Watt Jimmy, West Joey, White Amy
RETURNING SPECIALTY POSITIONS
Bastardo John EMT, Bateman Tom Jr Guards, Buob Quin EMT and Jr Guards, Davidson Michelle Swim team coach, Dora Michael Jr Guards, Geelan Nancy Swim Lessons, Giachetti Mat Safety Cert Officer, Hipsley Tony Lieutenant, Kenyon Brian EMT, Krupa Andy Jr Guards, Lee Paula, Lenk Kevin Jr Guards, Paniscotti Kristin Swim Team, Sultzer Matt Jr Guards.
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