Lifeguard

The Fairmont Ajman

Location: AE - Ajman

17/11/16 17:30
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Job Details
Lifeguard

At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our guests and visitors is an integral part of our operations. As a Lifeguard, your attentiveness and commitment to safe practices will facilitate enjoyable aquatic and waterside experiences for our guests.

Hotel Overview: Ideally situated on the Arabian Gulf in Ajman, UAE, the newly built Fairmont Ajman has opened in May 2015. The hotel is in close proximity to both the Sharjah and Dubai airports. The hotel features 252 guestrooms and suites, including two luxurious penthouse offerings, a multitude of dining options and fitness facilities. The beachfront location offers guests a wide range of leisure activities including water sports and diving as well as access to shopping and cultural excursions. Event planners can take advantage of 2,000 square meters of indoor function space as well as outdoor facilities.

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Director of Security, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

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Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

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Welcome guests to the pool facility and ensure they have a safe and enjoyable experience

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Assist in the cleanliness and the daily upkeep of the pool area

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Guard and safeguard all guestsmembers using the pool facility

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Ensure guests are aware of all services and activities available at the pool

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Ensure that proper pool testing has taken place prior to guests using the facility

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Ensure all guests are registered prior to using the pool and are aware of the rules of the facility

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Provide a high level of guest satisfaction and safety through effective communication

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Follow departmental policies and procedures

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Follow all safety and sanitation policies

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Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

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Minimum of three years experience as a Lifeguard preferred

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Certification in CPR First Aid required

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Certification as a Lifeguard required

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Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

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Highly responsible & reliable

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Ability to work cohesively as part of a team

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Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

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Frequent standing and walking throughout shift

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Occasional lifting and carrying up to 20 lbs

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Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, sitting

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Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements: Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Ajman. We will assist successful applicants with the visa process and provide flights and accommodation.