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YMCA of Greater Rochester

Lifeguard

May 2019 • Rochester, NY

What I liked

I liked working outside and being able to work in a fun environment.

What I wish was different

I wish the job was year round.

Advice

Working with children is an experience that everyone should have
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Lifeguard

September 2017 • Pittsford, NY

What I liked

I liked my coworkers and the first aid and cpr skills I learned!

What I wish was different

The job was a little boring and I wish it was faster paced.

Advice

Life guarding is a great summer job for anyone who likes to be outside!
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Pool Lifeguard

October 2016 • Penfield, NY

What I liked

I love my co-workers and the atmosphere they bring to the job.

What I wish was different

My boss is a little strict but he’s easy to deal with now that I’ve been there for a while

Advice

It was fun and good experience for my pre-med minor
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Camp Counselor

June - August 2018 • Eagle Bay, NY

What I liked

I enjoyed the environment and my coworkers. It was a great experience and lots of fun!

What I wish was different

I wish I was paid a little more and that there would be WIFI available for days off.

Advice

This is a job that is for the experience and not the pay. It’s a job that involves long hours and constant supervision of kids which requires a lot of attention and energy.
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Camp EMT

May - August 2018 • Pittsford, NY

What I liked

Great experience handing medications and injuries of both campers and staff.

What I wish was different

I would have liked to stay longer!

Advice

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