Under the supervision of the Instructional Supervisor, lead surfing instructors will assist in the daily operations of the surf department. Duties include organizing of classes/equipment, training/mentoring staff, executing proper course curriculum, ensuring all MBAC safety policies are enforced and supervision of surfing activities. This is a dynamic position that demands good communication and attention to detail.
Applicants should have a minimum of one full year of surfing instructional experience at MBAC. Applicants must have excellent understanding of MBAC safety policies, class curriculum, and strong customer service skills.
Must possess a valid Red Cross Lifeguarding certification.
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.
$10.56 per hour
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.