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Pool Attendant

Posted February 16, 2021

JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa
Aventura, FL

About This Job

Scope of Position

The primary responsibility of the Recreation Pool Attendant is to maintain a safe and clean aquatic recreational area for guests and/or members. He/she will promote a fun and relaxing atmosphere for guests and members as well as provide information about available recreation facilities and activities. The Recreation Attendant will strive for the highest level of quality and cleanliness in all areas of the Recreation Operations; provide prompt, courteous and efficient service.

Position Requirements

  • Professional demeanor appropriate for a luxury environment.
  • Previous experience in recreation, amusement or entertainment, preferred.
  • Excellent eye for detail.
  • Team player and willing to help others.
  • Outstanding guest service skills and professional presentation.
  • Effective at handling problems in the workplace including anticipating, preventing, identifying, and solving problems.
  • Maintain composure and objectivity under pressure.
  • Effective at listening, understanding, and clarifying the concerns and issues raised by guests.


  • Work in all recreation areas including pool and assist with waterslides, if necessary.
  • Assist guests with any issues or concerns; confirm they are resolved in a professional and timely manner.
  • Maintain cleanliness of the pool areas.
  • Keep equipment in proper working order; report any deficiencies. 
  • Promote the rules and regulations of the recreation facilities intended for the safety and welfare of guests and members.
  • Maintain towels stocked at appropriate levels.
  • Assist guests with the set-up of chairs, towels, and umbrellas.
  • Return all towels, chairs and umbrellas to their proper locations after guests have departed.
  • Assist with activities in the Recreation area including kids’ activities and Special Events.
  • Assist the Food and Beverage team to take orders and deliver food.
  • Move, lift, pull, and push pool furniture, upon request.
  • Perform any other reasonable duties as required by management.


  • High school diploma or GED

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to communicate in the English language. Second language is a plus.  
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work flexible schedules including holidays and weekends and able to perform multiple tasks.  
  • Experience using computers and software programs such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook).
  • Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions including heat, sun, wind, and rain. 

Physical Requirements

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to be outdoors for long periods of time.
  • Must be physically fit in order to lift, pull and push items up to 50 pounds.
  • Also requires standing/walking/reaching and bending throughout shift.

About this Employer

JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa

19999 West Country Club Drive
Aventura, FL 33180

(305) 932-6200

685 Room Resort

Discover luxury services, modern amenities and a stylish setting at JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa. Elegantly designed, our spacious rooms and suites provide relaxing comfort with marble bathrooms and private balconies overlooking the resort's tropical grounds. Our resort features BOURBON Steak by Michael Mina, serving signature cuts of prime meat, local seafood and a fine selection of over 1,000 wines. For casual fare, you can visit CORSAIR kitchen & bar, Surf House, or Freestyle. Let little ones join in days of fun at Tidal Cove Water Park while you lounge poolside in a private luxury cabana. Golf enthusiasts can vie for under par scores at our two 18-hole championship courses, while our exquisite full-service spa is a tranquil haven for beauty and wellness. Paradise is waiting for you just North of Miami at JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa.