Employment and Volunteer Opportunities

The Connection is a wonderful place to work. Many positions offer flexible hours; and, employees are eligible for facility use and class discounts. Applications are available at the Front Desk or click here to downloadThe Connection is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe our differences make us better.

Aquatics
Lifeguards/Deck Ambassador
The Connection in Summit, NJ, known for its excellent aquatic programs, is seeking experienced Lifeguards/Deck Ambassador to join our team. In this position:
Roles and Responsibilities
  • You will monitor swimming areas and provide assistance and protection to users of the pool and aquatic facility.
  • You will ensure the safety of patrons of the aquatic facility by preventing and responding to emergencies as a lifeguard.
  • You will supervise and guard the pool and aquatic facility and ensure participants adhere to all Connection aquatic guidelines and procedures.
  • You will present a professional appearance and attitude at all times and maintain a high standard of customer service.
Requirements
  • First Aid, CPR, and Lifeguard Certification.
  • Must be mentally alert to dangerous situations in order to assure the safety of all swimmers.
  • Must be physically and mentally able to respond to emergencies and administer CPR and First Aide effectively.
Hours
Early morning hours starting at 5:45am.
Compensation
  • Starting at $11.00 per hour, based on experience.
  • Employee benefits such as paid sick leave after 4 months, 401(k), free parking, membership discounts offered to staff and their families including access to fitness facility and pool as well as adult and children’s classes.
To Apply