Assistant Pool Manager needed in S.E. Idaho!


Assistant Pool Manager Needed in SE Idaho!


Location:  The Olympic Swimming Complex is home to a 50m outdoor pool, platform & springboard diving, and 25y indoor pool.  Located in Southeast Idaho, Lava Hot Springs is 35 miles south of Pocatello. The Lava Hot Springs’ mission is to “ensure the public has access to healthful, clean, and inviting facilities for recreation and healing purposes.”  Lava Hot Springs and the Portneuf River was deeded to the state of Idaho in 1902 to provide a health and recreation facility. The state built a natatorium in 1918 and now oversees operation of the swimming pools and hot baths through the Lava Hot Springs Foundation. For more information on Lava Hot Springs, visit:


Description:  The Assistant Manager will help maintain safe swimming conditions, create recreational opportunities, and provide customer service at Olympic Swimming Complex and Indoor Aquatic Center.  S/he will cashier, lifeguard, and supervise staff when required.  S/he will implement and assist with programming.  S/he will assist the Aquatics Program Manager in supervising and scheduling approximately 70 seasonal employees and perform all supervisory functions of Manager when in direct charge of facility. 


Minimum Qualifications

·         Must hold a current CPR/First Aid/AED and Lifeguarding certificate or have the ability to obtain within three months of hire.

·         Some knowledge of:  aquatic program development and implementation; supervising and evaluating personnel; cash handling procedures.

·         Ability to obtain Certified Lifeguard Instructor certification within six months of hire.


How to Apply :  You must apply online through the State of Idaho at


Click on any Apply Online button and follow the instructions provided to complete the Application Checklist and Exam for this position.


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·         Lava Hot Springs under “Agencies”

·         Full-time under “Job Type/Shift”

·         Lava Hot Springs under “Cities”


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Salary Range:  $9.87 - $12.50 per hour plus full benefits including medical, dental, PERSI retirement, paid time off


DeadlineSeptember 1, 2014



~Karen Homstad, Aquatics Program Manager

(208) 251-5230