* March 13, 2011, 10:00 AM at Fletcher Senior High School pool* March 27, 2011 10:00 AM at Fletcher Senior High School pool
a. You will be required to complete an application along with a W-4 Form and an I-9 Form. Please bring copies of your current driver's license and social security card.
b. You will be required to complete two physical fitness tests consisting of a pool swim test and an ocean swim/run test. The pool swim test requirement is to swim 500 meters (550 yards) in the pool in 10 minutes or less. After successfully completing the pool swim test, applicants will report to the beach in front of the Atlantic Beach Lifeguard Station, 1 Ahern Street, Atlantic Beach, for the ocean swim/run test. The ocean swim/run test consists of running approximately 1/2 mile on the beach with buoy, entering the ocean, swimming approximately 1/2 mile in the ocean while towing a buoy, exiting the ocean and returning to the starting point in 30 minutes or less.
2. Background check.
2. Hepatitis B. Vaccine (optional).
3. Must sucessfully complete and maintain the requirements for an Open Water Lifeguard per USLA, Guidelines for Open Water Lifeguard Agency Certification. This is an approximately 48 hour classroom and on-the-job training taught by Atlantic Beach free of charge. Lifeguards will be paid while attending this course.
4. Lifeguards without a First Responder certificate must obtain a First Responder certificate prior to continued lifeguard employment. A First Responder class of approximately 43.5 hours is offered by Atlantic Beach with classes normally held at night or on weekends. Lifeguards may obtain a First Responder certificate by completion of this class or they may obtain a First Responder certificate through other training offered in the Jacksonville area. If required, a CPR certificate will also be obtained during First Responder training. Lifeguards will not be paid while attending this course.
List driver's license information and attach a copy:
I certify that the foregoing answers are true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I authorize the investigation of all statements contained in this application and hereby given permission to contact shcools, previous employers, references, and others, and hereby release the City of Atlantic Beach from any liability as a result of such contact. I understand that any false or misleading information or omissions of facts requested in this application or interview may remove me from further consideration for employment. In addition, if employed, any false or misleading statement or omission of fact called for in this application may be cause for subsequent dismissal at any time without any previous notice.
I have read and understand the requirements listed above. If selected to participate in the employment process, I agree to comply with all requirements. I hereby certify that all statements made in this questionnaire are true and complete and understand that any misstatements of material facts will subject me to disqualification or dismissal.