SLIDE ATTENDANT

Goal: To ensure orderly and safe use of the pool slides by RECenter customers.

Duties: The opening shift volunteer will check with the head lifeguard or aquatics manager on duty to ensure the required safety checks of the slides were completed prior to their opening. The volunteer will strictly enforce the slide and stairwell rules. The volunteer will position her/himself on the first landing to clearly observe the exit areas of both slides. The volunteer will control slider dispatch until the prior slider has exited their corresponding slide.

Qualifications: Must be 16 years of age or older. Ability to communicate and interact with people of all ages. Individual needs to be comfortable working in a public setting and enforcing rules.

Training: Must complete FCPA Safety Training and Sexual Harassment Training within two weeks of start date. Must attend site orientation and on-the job training as required.

Certifications/Tests: None.

Time Required: Average of four hours per week. Prefer one-year commitment.

Benefits: As an acknowledgement of the integral role of FCPA volunteers, those who provide a minimum of four hours service per week may have free access to a RECenter and its facilities. Volunteers who have provided a minimum of thirty-two hours of service per month may take one free class per session.