Lifeguard, Aquatic Operations (Volcano Bay)

Job ID:517690
Park & Resort Operations
Orlando, FL

Here at Universal Orlando Resort™, you can enjoy an exciting culture where creating our unique Universal brand of thrilling experiences is a top priority. We are passionate about what we do and take pride in the exclusive ways we deliver fun.

Being a part of the Universal family also comes with extraordinary perks. We offer paid on the job training, excellent growth opportunities, free park admission, complimentary passes, and more!

Whether you’re bringing the world’s premier movie and TV scenes to life at Universal Studios, living the excitement of legendary heroes at Islands of Adventure, or exploring the thrills and relaxation in the lush tropical paradise of Volcano Bay; we want to do it with YOU!

Aquatic Attraction Lifeguards $10.50/hr: Responsible for the safe operation of attractions in shallow water up to a depth of three (3) feet, patron surveillance ensuring guest safety, and delivering exemplary guest service.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITES:

  • Ensures the proper use of safety practices and procedures while operating the attraction in addition to opening and closing procedures, to include: loading and unloading the ride, providing safety instructions, patron surveillance and assisting guests with special access in water depths up to three (3) feet. Observe ride monitors to ensure safe operation of attraction. Safely evacuate the ride in accordance to operating procedures.
  • Welcome and greet guests, screen for ride requirements and special needs. Provide guest and attraction information, monitor the queue and make appropriate adjustments and record ride counts.
  • Maintains a clean and safe work environment by constantly monitoring the immediate area and/or surroundings. Responsible for ensuring a neat and organized work area, trash removal and keeping the area free of debris to include: the proper maintenance of equipment and/or tubes/ride vehicles.
  • Understands and actively participates in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established UO policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Deep Water Lifeguards $11.50/hr: Responsible for the safe operation of attractions in any depths of water in the park, patron surveillance ensuring guest safety, and delivering exemplary guest service

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensures the proper use of safety practices and procedures while operating the attraction in addition to opening and closing procedures, to include: loading and unloading the ride, providing safety instructions, patron surveillance and assisting guests with special access in any depths of water. Observe ride monitors to ensure safe operation of attraction. Safely evacuate the ride in accordance to operating procedures.
  • Welcome and greet guests, screen for ride requirements and special needs. Provide guest and attraction information, monitor the queue and make appropriate adjustments and record ride counts.
  • Maintains a clean and safe work environment by constantly monitoring the immediate area and/or surroundings. Responsible for ensuring a neat and organized work area, trash removal and keeping the area free of debris to include: the proper maintenance of equipment and/or tubes/ride vehicles.
  • Understands and actively participates in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established UO policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Positions in Aquatic Operations require:

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift and or push between 25-50 pounds
  • Working outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Distance and Color Vision with or without corrective lens. (clear vision at 20 feet or more)
  • Comfortable with heights including climbing stairs and ladders
  • Ability to communicate with phone, radios or whistles
  • Must be able to swim on your front or back for 25 yards100 or swim for 300 yards using front crawl, breaststroke, or a combination of both.
  • Must be able to tread water or float for 1 minute or for 2 minutes without the use of arms
  • Must be able to swim or walk 20 yards (in water) and retrieve a ten pound brick from three to ten feet of water, and return to starting point

Your talent, skills and experience will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package.

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