Assistant Aquatic Director
New York , NY

Share This With Your Friends!

New York , NY 10019
United States

Job Start Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full Time
Job Description

The prestigious New York Athletic Club, one of the world's premier private clubs, founded in 1868 and located on Central Park South in Manhattan is seeking a full-time Assistant Aquatic Director. The ideal candidate will assist the Aquatic Director and support staff with day-to-day operation including, supervises, schedules, and coordinates the services of the aquatic facility; ensures overall safety of all pool patrons; enforces the rules set forth by the Club; supervises and assists in maintaining cleanliness; prepares and submits a variety of reports; and performs a variety of tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.


  • Supervise and coordinate the services of the facility; ensures overall safety of patrons and staff; ensures implementation of all policies and procedures.
  • Provides staff training, as necessary.
  • Tests and maintains chemical readings.
  • Records chemical readings.
  • Assist in maintaining proper par levels of chemicals and amenities.
  • Responds to public inquiries in a courteous manner.  These may include but not limited to answering phones, checking people in, and providing information regarding the aquatic center and overall facility.
  • Resolves complaints in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Inspects and helps maintain pool cleanliness.  Must be willing to perform pool maintenance and cleanliness duties.
  • Implements emergency procedure in times of need.
  • Responds to potential unsafe conditions and potential hazards.
  • Trains staff on emergency procedures.
  • Maintains accurate records and completes and submits a variety of reports in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Maintains current lifeguard certifications. Performs lifeguard duties, as necessary.
  • Administer swim lesson program including scheduling.
  • Performs other duties as required.


The following generally describes the knowledge and ability required to enter the job and/or be learned within a short period of time to successfully perform the assigned duties.
  • Knowledge of operations of a swimming pool.
  • Knowledge of basic public relations.
  • Knowledge of supervision and training.
  • Knowledge of pool chemicals and filter operations.
  • Knowledge of water safety and emergency response including FIRST AID, AED, and CPR.
  • Knowledge of Federal, State and City guidelines.
  • Ability to supervise and coordinate the operations of an aquatic facility.
  • Ability to supervise, organize and review the work of assigned staff.
  • Ability to react quickly and calmly in an emergency.
  • Ability to enforce rules and regulations.
  • Ability to swim with endurance and proficiency at a level necessary to performed assigned duties.
  • Ability to lift a victim from the pool.
  • Ability to respond to an emergency and provide first aid, AED, and CPR as necessary.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement.
  • Ability to respond to requests from membership.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
  • Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying.  A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
  • Education training equivalent to the 12th grade.
  • Two years lifeguarding or swimming instruction experience.
  • Possession of valid CPR, first aid and lifeguard certification.
Fax resume and cover letter with salary history to Denise Lacen, Human Resources Manager at  EOE



View Count 168