Aquatics Center Director

  • ORGANIZATION
    Hartland Consolidated Schools
  • LOCATION
    Hartland, MI
  • SALARY
    $43,000 - $52,000+
summary
The Aquatics Center Director is responsible for aquatic center programming, marketing, staffing, operations, and related fiscal oversight. 


Position Responsibilities
• Implements aquatic programs and activities that meet community needs and expectations.
• Manages site safety and control.
• Oversees the private rental and swim lesson programs.
• Supervises the scheduling of events, teams, and staff.
• Handles revenue tracking, reporting and prepares bank deposits while seeking ways to maximize revenue, set fees and operate within budget parameters. 
• Markets the aquatics center by managing the website, preparing articles for the Community Life and Community Education brochure, and is responsible for publicity related to the facility.
• Hires, trains, and evaluates staff which includes Lifeguards, Swim Lesson Instructors, Swim Club Coaches and Water Exercise Instructors.
• Creates effective monthly guard in-service programs and teaches or supervises Red Cross Guard and Water Safety Instructor (WSI) classes. 
• Provides oversight for Hurricanes Swim Club and coordinates athletic and school use of the facility.
• Assists with pool chemistry, operations trouble-shooting, water changes and coordinates communication with the maintenance department.
• Orders parts, chemicals and supplies as needed.
• Maintains a safe facility and performs record-keeping and documentation as required by law and school policy.
• Ensures compliance with board policies, Red Cross standards and other state requirements.
• Other duties as directed by the Director of Hartland Community Education.
Qualifications
• The position requires knowledge normally acquired through a high school diploma, however, some postsecondary education is preferred, not required.
• Red Cross Lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor Trainer designations are preferred.
• Ability and willingness to acquire a Certified Pool Operator (CPO) Certification is required.
• One (1) to three (3) years of related job experience in management, supervisor, or sales is required. 

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required
• Knowledge pertaining to the planning, organizing, and implementing of aquatics programs is preferred.
• Knowledge of budget preparation, cost estimating, monitoring, and fiscal management principles and procedures is preferred.
• Working knowledge of swimming pool filters, related mechanical systems and pool chemicals is preferred. 
• Ability to work with the public and demonstrate strong interpersonal communication skills. 
• Ability to supervise and train employees, including organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work assignments.
• Ability to read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures.
• Strong problem solving and creative thinking skills, and the ability to exercise sound judgment.

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