Lifeguard (Waterfront)


Camp Directors/ Camp Owners


Always smiling and keeping an upbeat attitude!

  • Overseeing the waterfront lake and pier (Guarding from chair, walking the beach, etc.)
  • Maintaining a constant awareness of swimmers, the beach, boaters, people with floats, the pool, etc.
  • Practicing lifeguard skills while at camp (Watercraft/Camper rescue).
  • Knowledge of basic first aid & C.P.R.
  • Bringing guarding equipment out each morning and making sure to return it at the end of each day.
  • Assisting in the execution of certain activities and events, dealing with the water or waterfront.
  • Execution of basic instruction of boat use, and boat trips.
  • Being in a uniform or a swimsuit that makes you readily identifiable as a lifeguard.
  • Helping to keep the beach area neat, clean and free of any hazards.
  • Enforcing all beach rules.
  • Forming and leading a water search & rescue when necessary.
  • Learning the basic facilities, layout of camp, and the communication system in the event of an emergency.
  • Be familiar with phone locations, first aid stations, information stations, etc.
  • Responsible for acting in a professional, safe manner at all times.
  • Adherence to all rules, regulations, and policies set by the camp.
  • Responsible for other duties that may be assigned from time to time.


  • Minimum 15 years of age
  • American Red Cross Certification in Advanced Life Saving
  • Current CPR certificate
  • A waterway safety instructor certificate (WSI)
  • Previous experience working with disabled children is a plus
  • Pass Drug Test