[{{ $ctrl._job.status.name | translate}}] Lifeguards - Waterpark Operations - Wild Wadi Waterpark
Jumeirah Group


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About Jumeirah and Wild Wadi Waterpark:


At Jumeirah we are committed to encouraging and developing our colleagues in world class environments.  We value diversity and equal opportunities, employing over 14,000 colleagues from over 100 different countries including locations in Asia Pacific, CIS, Central Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.

Wild Wadi Waterpark is an Arabic themed Waterpark located in Dubai boasting enviable views of the Gulf and the Burj Al Arab. Excitement at Wild Wadi means one adrenaline rush after another. Hurtle down the 33m high Jumeirah Sceirah reaching speeds of 80 kmph, try the 1.5m high waves at Breakers Bay or scream your lungs out with your friends as you ride together on Tantrum Alley!

The fun is not saved solely for our guests. Everyday as a Wild Wadi colleague is a fun and memorable experience. 

About the job:

An exciting role has arisen in the Operations department at Wild Wadi Waterpark for a highly motivated and hard working individual. The main duties of the role are:

  • To ensure that all water areas are protected during operational hours by practicing preventative lifeguarding in accordance with the Ellis & Associates International Lifeguard Training Program
  • Understand and follow all umeirah and Wild Wadi Standard Operating Procedures, and Emergency Action Plans
  • Perform water rescues, First Aid, and CPR when needed
  • Enforce facility rules and provide crowd control in a friendly manner throughout the aquatic areas as necessary
  • Exude a friendly, helpful and cheerful attitude while communicating effectively with guests and colleagues
  • Provide professional lifeguarding services at any Jumeirah property and exclusive use event when needed, and assist in the preparations of facilities for special functions, themed evenings, etc.
  • Clean all areas of the pools and walkways, both in and above the water, including all pool furniture and paths
  • Report any safety concerns to management

About you:

The ideal candidate for this position will have the following experience and qualifications:

Shallow Facilities Lifeguard:

• Able to swim 50 meters non stop

• Able to swim a distance of 3 meters underwater

Special Facilities Lifeguard:

• Able to swim 200 meters in less than 4 minutes 30 seconds

• Able to retrieve a brick from a depth of 3 meters

• Able to tread water with their hands above the water line for 2 minutes and   hands under the water for 3 minutes

Beach Lifeguard:

 • Able to perform all Special Facilities Lifeguard requirements.

 • Able to swim 400 meters in less than 8 minutes

 • Completed the Open Water Beach Lifeguard Course

About the Benefits:

This position offers a highly competitive salary and package which includes shared accommodation, free transport to and from your place of work, uniform, laundry services, meals during working hours, flight allowance every 2 years, medical coverage, life and accident insurance, retail and leisure discounts, 50% discount off Jumeirah F&B Outlets and reduced hotel rates.


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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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As soon as possible

Jumeirah Group

JUMEIRAH™ Hotels & Resorts are regarded as among the most luxurious and innovative in the world and have won numerous international travel and tourism awards.

The company was founded in 1997 and currently operates 20 hotels in 7 countries. Jumeirah’s promise of STAY DIFFERENT™ delivers imaginative and exhilarating experiences in culturally connected environments offering a thoughtful and generous service.

In line with this promise, the individuality of the Jumeirah portfolio is unmistakable, encompassing Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; the world renowned Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, the world’s most luxurious hotel and recognised as the symbol of Dubai, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa in Kuwait; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa in Mallorca, Spain; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London.

Jumeirah Group also manages two five-star luxury serviced residences: Jumeirah Living World Trade Centre in Dubai and Grosvenor House Suites by Jumeirah Living in London; Talise, our spa brand; Jumeirah Restaurants, our restaurant division; the thrilling Wild Wadi Waterpark; and the Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management.

Whenever you stay with us or use any of our services, our aim is for you to come away with a sense of the Jumeirah spirit - a genuinely caring and personal service. In our own words, to STAY DIFFERENT™.

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