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Lifeguard Coordinator

Marin YMCA
Full time
Competency level: 
Salary range: 
$28.00 to $33.00 per hour
Start date: 
Jun 23, 2023

Careers with a Cause

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively influences the lives of people and communities. As the nation's leading nonprofit organization committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the YMCA of San Francisco offers more than just a job--we offer you a career with a future and the chance to make a lasting difference in your community. At the Y, you can discover your passion and a lifelong career helping to solve some of the nation's most pressing social issues.

About the Job

The Lifeguard Coordinator monitors the quality of safety, programming, member retention and customer satisfaction of the Aquatics Department so that it will be an Association Leader in all areas. This person in this position is responsible for assisting the Aquatics Director in supervising the lifeguard staff; facility operations; coordinating the program and operation schedules of the pool; timecards; overseeing lifeguard staff training and ensuring certifications are up-to-date and accurate, and ensuring safe operations according to our policies and standards. The Lifeguard Coordinator will also assist the Aquatics Director as needed in work needed to lead and develop the branch’s aquatics programs and staff affiliated with those programs—as well as stepping in when needed. The Lifeguard Coordinator will spend 20 hours per week in direct service and 20 hours per week in an administrative capacity.

Salary Range: $28.00 to $33.00 per hour

Minimum Qualifications

  • 18 years old
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Must be available weekends and some mornings or evenings
  • 1-year lifeguarding experience
  • 1-year supervisory experience
  • Effective leadership and communication skills
  • Basic computer skills including Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • YMCA Lifeguard or equivalent*
  • YMCA Lifeguard Instructor*

*YMCA will provide trainings upon hire if not already certified

Preferred Qualifications

  • 21+ years old
  • College Degree
  • 2+ years lifeguarding experience. Experience leading teams.
  • Bilingual skills English and Spanish







All employees working with the YMCA are considered to have supervisory or disciplinary action relationship over minors.  Job offers are conditional and contingent upon background clearance. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and CA Fair Chance Act, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

Everything you need to know about us

We offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive health benefits - medical and dental plans for full time employees
  • Retirement benefits – 12% employer contribution after completion of eligibility requirements
  • Employee Assistance Program for all employees
  • Commuter Benefits via pre-tax payroll deductions
  • Flexible Spending Account – Medical and Dependent Care on a pre-tax basis  
  • Use of YMCA of San Francisco Fitness facilities
  • Paid time off benefits for part time and full time employees upon completion of eligibility requirements
  • Training and staff development for all employees