Available Jobs

We are curently hiring for the following positions:

  • Lifeguard / Swim Instructor
  • Pool Manager

Must be available June 8 – August 7, 2020.

If you are interested and qualified, please e-mail us your resume and cover letter at info@appleridge.org.

Lifeguard / Swim Instructor

Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Location: 9230 Pine Forest Road, Copper Hill, VA 24079 (Camp Location)

General Duties:

  • General duties include maintenance of the pool environment: including chemicals; furniture and cleanliness.
  • Teach swimming lessons and prepare comprehensive lesson plans for each camp session.  At the end of each camp session, prepare a summary of activities and highlights.
  • Assist campers at the pool area and in other areas when needed.
  • Assist with monitoring of campers during meals and during field trips or special activities.

Work Experience Requirements:

  • Experience teaching children to swim (preferred)
  • Background in pool maintenance including; chemicals; backwashing; vacuuming (preferred)

Education Requirements:

  • At Least High School Student
  • First Aid / CPR / AED – Adult and Pediatric – Certification
  • Certified Lifeguard
Pool Manager

Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location: 9230 Pine Forest Road, Copper Hill, VA 24079 (Camp Location)

General Duties:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to enforcing policies and procedures, which ensure efficient and effective operation of pool facilities including personnel management and training. Duties involve all swimming pool operations, including first aid, rotations, scheduling for staff, janitorial duties, limited pool maintenance including daily chemical analysis/testing, pool cleaning, cleaning of bathrooms & concession stand area, and swim lessons. 

This employee should have excellent organizational and communication skills.

Examples of work (essential functions)

  • Chemical analysis and application
  • Insure employees under his/her direct supervision are properly trained in their duties
  • Track pool attendance, balance cash drawer, & bring money to the city office for deposit
  • Insure proper operating condition of all equipment
  • Handle first aid problems
  • Maintain staff rotations and staff breaks
  • Maintain discipline at the swimming pool facility and supervises all staff enforcing staff policies and rules
  • Maintain positive public relations at the swimming pool
  • Maintain a clean facility including but not limited to bathrooms, trash picked up in and outside of facility, pool vacuumed a minimum of 2 times per week, more as needed
  • Set a positive example for the rest of the staff to follow
  • Inform Director when supplies are needed and if equipment needs repaired
  • Schedule events held at the pool at times other than the regularly scheduled hours
  • Check all gates and doors at closing time

Work Experience Requirements:

  • Experience teaching children to swim (required)
  • Background in pool maintenance including; chemicals; backwashing; vacuuming (required)

Education Requirements:

  • High School Graduate / GED
  • First Aid / CPR / AED – Adult and Pediatric – Certification
  • Certified Lifeguard