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Posting Summary

Posting Number STU00011PO17
Job TItle Student Employee
Internal Title Lifeguard
Campus Upstate 07
College/Division USC Upstate College/Division Level
Department USC Upstate Wellness
Advertised Salary $9.00 per hour
Location of Vacancy
Part/Full Time Part Time
Hours per week Up to 15 hours per week
Work Schedule

Coverage needed:
- 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
- 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Job Search Category Student Employee

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Under the supervision of the Aquatics Director and/or Head Lifeguard. Enforce safety regulations for the protection of pool patrons; make suggestions for new or updated regulations; assist in general maintenance and perform other duties as assigned by the Aquatics Director.

- Responsible for lifeguarding programs at the facility including but not limited to recreational swimming, academic classes, swim team, swim club and rec programs
- Attend staff, departmental, or university employee training as assigned
- Attend certification or re-certification programs as needed to meet the minimum requirements for employment at the Wellness Center pool
- Assist in the general maintenance and upkeep of the facility
- Required to swim 1000 yds bi- weekly


Must be a currently enrolled USC Upstate student. Must participate in required training conducted by the Wellness Center. Satisfactory completion of training provided by the Wellness Center Staff.

Must have the following certifications:
-Current certification in Lifeguard Training (ARC only)
-Current certification in First Aid/CPR/AED ADULT/PEDIATRIC (ARC only)
-Must pass screening tests of basic lifeguarding skills and knowledge throughout the year

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 2-5
Desired Start Date
Job Open Date 07/24/2017
Job Close Date 10/31/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quicklink for Posting
EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is your current student status?
    • Freshman
    • Sophomore
    • Junior
    • Senior
    • Graduate Student
  2. * What is your College affiliation? Please list one of the following: Business Administration & Economics College of Arts & Sciences Department of Psychology Education Fine Arts & Communication Studies Interdisciplinary Studies Information Management Systems Language, Literature & Composition Math & Computer Science Natural Sciences Non-Profit Administration Nursing Pre-Professional Social & Behavioral Sciences Social Sciences, Philosophy & History Undeclared

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What is your major?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * What is your expected graduation date?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * What is your current cumulative GPA?

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Have you worked on-campus before?

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. If yes, list department name and supervisor.

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * Are you currently working another on-campus job?

    (Open Ended Question)

  9. If yes, list department name and supervisor.

    (Open Ended Question)

  10. * Have you been awarded Federal Work Study for this semester?
    • Yes
    • No
  11. * Why are you interested in this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  12. * Do you have a current certification in Lifeguard Training (ARC only)
    • Yes
    • No
  13. * Do you have a current certification in First Aid/CPR/AED ADULT/PEDIATRIC (ARC only)
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume