Lifeguard, PT

Meadowood is a not-for-profit Life Plan Community located in central Montgomery County, PA, near Lansdale. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of life for all who experience the Meadowood community. We will adapt to serve the needs of current and future residents in a way that enhances the lifestyle of each individual. Wellness, engaging residents and employees to create memorable experiences, open communication, community outreach, and best practices in our operations are hallmarks of our Vision.

We currently have the following position open in our Wellness/Fitness Department:

Lifeguard, PT – (<20 hours/week on weekends and evenings) Eve hrs vary: 3:30p-6p, 3:30p-7p, or 3:30p-8; Weekend hrs: Sat/Sun 8:00am – 4:00 pm.

Monitor both therapy and lap pools for swimmer safety, remaining alert and attentive while guarding both pools from provided lifeguard stand.  Must remain on stand while swimmers are in either pool, with brief exception of assisting residents in/out of pools via lifts or setting up/removing lane lines. Ensure that all swimmers are complying with posted safety requirements and rules. Ability to stay calm should an emergency situation arise, using walkie-talkie as needed.  Use Taylor test kit to check and document chemical levels in both pools.

Required: CPR/AED certification, Lifeguard certifications from recognized certifying authorities: The American Red Cross, Jeff Ellis and Associates, Lifeguard-Pro, YMCA, The Boy Scouts of America, Starfish Aquatics Institute, or National Aquatic Safety Company. Part Time Weekends. Minimum 1 year lifeguarding experience required; experience working in retirement community, preferred.


  • Fully vested retirement savings plan (eligible on Day #1) with a dollar-for-dollar match after 2 years
  • Free, confidential Employee Assistance Program
  • Referral and retention bonuses
  • Value meal pricing in our Garden Café – three meals a day
  • Discounted, on-site salon and massage services
  • Employee Wellness Program including free Fitness Center membership (including workout area, pool and access to trainers)
  • Fun events, prizes and incentives!

To apply click here to download a job application. Your completed application may be dropped off at Meadowood, emailed to or faxed to (610) 584-3645. Meadowood is a drug free and smoke free workplace and an equal opportunity employer. For more information, visit us online at