Program Coordinator - Aquatics


Position Overview: Assist the Assistant Director of Aquatics and Safety in the development of aquatics and Safety programming by coordinating and developing programs for members and guests; reserve facility space and arrange guest speakers; recruit volunteer staff; develop program agenda/timeline of events, request additional URec student personnel; assist with developing and implementing marketing plan; communicate registration process to program desk staff; purchase supplies needed for program; check in participants day of event; assist with safety checks and training classes; ensure that policies, procedures, and regulations are being enforced to prevent accidents and hazardous situations within the aquatics areas; lead pro-gram and activities; conduct program evaluation.



CMU student (undergraduate or graduate), preferably a student staff member who is currently a lifeguard with University Recreation. Prior experience working in aquatics setting (preferred). Recreation, Parks and Leisure Administration -RPL 430: Recreation Programming (preferred). Prior experience in aquatics and safety education preferred.


Certifications Requirement

Current Lifeguard Certification, Professional Rescuer CPR, AED, O2 (highly recommend), Standard First Aid; Lifeguard Instructor (highly recommended), Right to Know and Blood Borne Pathogen. Must have current lifeguard or WSI certification.

To Apply

Interested and qualified individuals should complete an on-line employment application and submit a résumé: Please direct any questions to the Assistant Director of Student Personnel (989) 774-3686, ​