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Aquatic Director
The Le Mars YMCA is seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to lead our Aquatics Department and Swim Team Program!

Job Description
Under the general guidance of the Executive Director, the Aquatic Director will be responsible for developing, organizing, and implementing high-quality aquatic programs and providing leadership and supervision to aquatic staff.


  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent experience preferred
  • At least 21 years of age with Lifeguaarding and SWim Lesson Certifications
  • CPR, AED, First Aid Certifications
  • Ability to obtain CPO certification and Trainer License for above certifications
  • Management experience including staff supervision of 10 or more people along with scheduling and training of staff
  • Competitive swim team experience desired
  • Excellent customer service skills

Essential Functions

  • Recruit, hire, train, develop and direct staff and volunteers for both the indoor and outdoor pools
  • Create work schedules, hold monthly staff meetings for part-time staff, performance reviews for staff under your supervision, and maintain accurate staff certification records
  • Create and chedule swim classes, water fitness classes, swim team practices, etc.
  • Responsible for communicating aquatic information the the YMCA staff
  • Assess and recommend facility and equipment needs
  • Provide data and reports to the Executive Director
  • Teaching aquatic classes, lifeguarding and any other general aquatic duties
  • Develop special events for the pools
  • Represents the Association and maintains its relationship with other organizations and groups in the community
  • Order appropriate supplies and program resources
  • Monitors daily pool operations to adhere to all state and local health and safety regulations
  • All other duties assigned for the good of the organization

Required Certifications

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent experience preferred
  • Lifeguarding and Swim Lesson Certifications (ARC Preferred)
  • Experience in supervising staff
  • Certified Pool Operator certification preferred or ability to obtain
  • Lifeguard Instructor certification preferred or ability to obtain
  • CPR, AED, First Aid Trainer preferred or ability to obtain

$26,000.00 - $ $32,000.00

How to Apply

Apply by Email: to: Director)

Apply by Mail:

Todd Lancaster
241 12th St SE
Le Mars, IA 51031-0041

Resumes Accepted Until

October 4, 2019


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