Rotana Hotels

Recreation – Lifeguard

Job Overview

Job Description

  • Ensure the swimming pool is clean
  • Ensure the sun loungers are clean, in the correct position and in working order
  • Monitor swimming pool activity
  • Assist anybody who is in difficulty in and around the pool area
  • Check the temperature of the pool to ensure they are at set standard
  • Ensure the pool deck is always clean of any debris during the operation
  • Ensure that the pool deck is swept and watered down and that all furniture is in correct place during morning set up
  • Ensure that the umbrellas are fixed properly to their units and tidied down when not in use
  • Assist in First Aid
  • Clear all dirty towels and hand them to reception for laundry
  • To conduct swimming lessons if required
  • Report any Guest’s feedback, comments or complaints to your Department Head immediately
  • To know the rules and regulations of the club and how to deal with Guest applications on memberships
  • Operate in a safe and environmentally friendly way to protect guests’ and employees’ health and safety, as well as protect and conserve the environment
  • Comply with the hotel environmental, health and safety policies and procedures



You should ideally be a professional swimmer and a trained and qualified life guard with a diploma or university degree and some previous work experiences preferably within the hotel industry. Physically fit and able to work long hours in an outside environment are essentials. Good command of English and good interpersonal abilities are an advantage.


More Information