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Aquatics Supervisor

Fitness, Recreation & Aquatics --> Full-Time

Cambridge, MA
ID: 20210868

HealthFitness has a great opportunity for a full-time (40 hours per week, benefits eligible) Aquatics Supervisor within our client's aquatics program located on the campus of MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The Aquatic Supervisor position supports the Aquatic Director and Assistant Director in the administration of the Aquatic Center, its staff, programs, and in the coordination of the special events held at the Aquatic Center.  The Aquatic Supervisor assumes functional responsibility for assisting in day-to-day operation of the Aquatic Center with a focus on Lifeguard and Operations.  This position also supervises the administration of informal recreational swimming and diving and building security.

HealthFitness, a Trustmark company, is a proven leader in providing fitness solutions that engage and connect people both on-site and online, to create a strong community of health. Our work focuses on creating meaningful connections with each of our participants to help them move forward. We foster each individual’s journey by creating communities of health within the organizations we serve – so that everyone is supported. As an employee of HealthFitness you will enjoy a variety of health and financial benefits and receive competitive pay. We provide personal and professional support, training and development and flexible employment opportunities.

Come join our team and you will eligible for a $250.00 signing bonus! 


Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Assist in the recruitment, hiring, training, mentoring, and scheduling of all lifeguard personnel to ensure safety and the quality of programs, practices and events.
  • Manage the deck, supervise staff, facilitate Aquatic programs and open/close building as assigned.
  • Serves as a representative for the Aquatic Program, managing phone calls, answering patron questions, facilitating user groups and directing patrons to appropriate staff.
  • Interprets and assists in the enforcement of policies and procedures of the MIT Recreational Sports Department.
  • Assists aquatic management with current projects.
  • Oversee facility first aid supply inventory.
  • Assist with lifeguard as needed.
  • Serve as Point of Contact as assigned Serve as Building Supervisor as needed.
  • Other duties as needed/assigned.


Education, Experience & Certifications:



  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • CPR/AED and First Aid certification through the American Heart Association, Red Cross or American Safety & Health Institute.
  • Prior management experience working in aquatics, recreation, athletics, physical education or related field.
  • Certifications: CPR for Professional Rescuer, First Aid and American Red Cross Lifeguard Training.
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment.


  • College Degree.
  • Two to five years management experience working in aquatics, recreation, athletics, physical education or related field.
  • Certifications: Certified Pool Operator, SCUBA, Lifeguard Instructor/Trainer and Water Safety Instructor.


  HealthFitness is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to create great opportunities for our people and our business.  EOE/AA. Race/Color/Gender/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Age/Disability/Veteran


Trustmark is pleased to have earned recognition from the Chicago Tribune as a Chicago Top Workplaces 2020 Award winner.