Start Date: May 19, 2014
Under the supervision of the Instructional Supervisor, lead wakeboarding instructors will assist in the daily operations of the wakeboarding department. Duties include organizing the daily launching and pulling of boats, maintaining an accurate boat reservation log, retrieving disabled boats, and supervision of wakeboading and/or waterskiing activities. This is a dynamic position that demands flexibility. Lead wakeboarding instructors may also be asked to assist in other instructional departments.
Applicants should have a minimum of one full year of wakeboarding and/or waterskiing instructional experience at MBAC. Applicants must have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
Must possess a Red Cross Lifeguarding certification and have completed the California Safe Boating Course at MBAC. Must also possess a United States Coast Guard Captain’s license.
The work environment will involve exposure to salt water, cold water, sun, wind, rain, weather, sand, seaweed, sea grass, ocean currents, sea creatures, breaking waves, and other outdoor elements. Physical requirements include but are not limited to: swimming, swimming in rough and deep water, walking, running, walking or running over rough or uneven surfaces, bending, stooping, lifting, pushing, pulling, and carrying loads. Must be able to swim at least 550 yards, dive at least 10 feet deep, swim with a 10 pound object for at least 20 yards, and tread water for at least 2 minutes. Must be able to watch and supervise groups of students on the water while coaching technique and supervising safety. Must be able to recognize and respond to emergencies and prevent injuries or drowning.
Visit http://www.mbaquaticcenter.com/jobs.php and download and complete the application and supplemental questionnaire or in person at the Mission Bay Aquatic Center at 1001 Santa Clara Pl., San Diego, CA 92109 or at the Associated Students Business Office at SDSU.