The Campus Recreation Coordinator II coordinates the day-to-day operations of aquatic programs including, but not limited to, lifeguard courses, swimming lessons, and special events. This position has oversight of the Aquatics Center memberships and services as well as inservice training for the lifeguard staff.
Typical duties may include but not limited to:
Hiring, training, supervising, scheduling & evaluating Lifeguard Training Instructors and Water Safety Instructors
Plan and facilitate biweekly lifeguard in-service trainings.
Administer a comprehensive swim lesson programming including training, group and private lessons.
Plan and execute all safety certifications courses for both public and campus groups.
Responsible for all course paperwork and communication with American Red Cross in regards to certification courses and swim lesson programming.
Responsible for planning and coordinating aquatics specific special events.
Manage the Aquatics Center membership promotion, sales, retention, and services (locker/towel/equipment rental).
Assist with events/programs that are scheduled in the aquatics facilities including swim meets, team training, and other facility rentals.
Serve as essential personnel and assists in the event of an emergency on campus.
Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
Promote a common purpose consistent with University mission, vision, and values and demonstrate a commitment to students and the learning environment.
Respond to supervision, guidance and direction in a positive and receptive manner.
Ability to thrive in an organization that values the diversity of its student body and workforce and actively promotes equity and inclusion.
Conduct oneself in a manner consistent with the University’s standards of ethical conduct.
Present a professional image in word, action and attire.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Recreation Management, Sports Administration, or closely related field.
Two full-time years of professional experience related to the position.
Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience, and/or certifications may be considered.
Experience operating a personal computer and proficient in Microsoft office (Word, Excel, and Outlook).
Current American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid certifications or able to obtain within three months of employment.
Valid driver’s license.
Master’s degree from an accredited institution in Recreation Management, Sports Administration, or closely related field.
Two years of full-time professional experience in higher education campus recreation related to the position.
Current American Red Cross Lifeguarding Instructor or Water Safety Instructor certification or ability to obtain within six months of employment.
ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY THORUGH THE FGCU WEBSITE:
Applications submitted through Bluefish will not be considered.
Review of Applications begins: Friday May 28th 2021
Internal Number: R0001462
About Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida Gulf Coast University is about more than just basketball and beach time. “Dunk City,” as it became known nationwide during the FGCU men’s basketball team’s historic run in the 2013 NCAA Tournament, is a diverse community of more than 15,000 undergraduate and graduate students who are just as committed to hitting the books as hitting the campus lakeshore beach. In less than 25 years, FGCU has made an indelible impact on Southwest Florida. We are a catalyst for the area’s economy and a cultural hub for the community. Our students enjoy one of the highest graduate employment rates among the state’s universities. Our campus and region serve as a living laboratory from which life-improving discoveries emanate. And our sports teams energize the entire region. Inspiring those who inspire others — that’s The FGCU Effect.