The info will be updated for season 2020!
Welcome to the finest swimming pool management and service company in Northern Virginia. We have been setting the standard in the swimming pool industry since 1982.
Years of cooperation with Czech-us: 15
Visa sponsor’s age limit is 27.
Start date: from May 22nd, 2020 (no later than June 20th)
$200 bonus for students arriving and ready to work by May 22nd 🙂
End date: September 7nth, 2020
Locations: state Virginia
Arlington, Annandale, Alexandria, Fairfax, Chantilly, Centreville, Falls Church, Burke, Oakton, Vienna
Pools are located in condos or apartments, complexes and neighborhoods, including recreation clubs, homeowners and community associations.
Number of employees: 250
Number of run pools planned in 2019: 50
Wage: $9.50/hour for first-timer, $10/hour for returning students
Overtime: Yes, required; overtime wage: hourly rate + half
Pay frequency: bi-weekly
# of days per week: 5-6 days
# of hours per week: 43-50 in avarage
# of hours per week in 2018: 54
Some pools have school day hours until approximately June 19th and some guards may not work 40 hours a week until school days are over. Students have option to find second job as swim lessons teachers.
Participants must purchase company lifeguard swim suit, t-shirt and whistle. (Male: $60, Female: $80)
Participants may only wear uniforms while on duty. No other clothing is acceptable.
Housing: Provided (all students employed by this employer must reside in provided housing). Estimated cost of housing for the whole season $1650 ($275.00 deducted bi-weekly); utilities are included, except internet and cable; + deposit $250 due upon arrival (employer will still give the students the option to pay $50 when they arrive, then we can deduct the remaining $200 from their paychecks or we can collect the full $250 at arrival). The cost of housing will be the same for all participants no matter when you arrive and start working for this employer.
Apts will be furnished with a sofa and love seat, dining table and chairs, lamps and telephone. Bedrooms are furnished with 1 twin bed (mattress, box spring and frame) per person, 1 night stand per person, bedding (pillow, sheets and blanket), bathrooms will be provided shower curtain. Kitchens will be supplied with plasticware (knives, forks, spoons), plastic plates, bowls and cups, toaster and dish washer. Washer and dryer may be in unit or in building.
Apartments will have 2 to 3 bedrooms, 2 to 3 tenants per room, with 5 to 7 tenants per unit.
Housing may be located in Alexandria, Arlington, Falls Church, Fairfax, Oakton and Centreville.
Students will be given an opportunity to request specific areas to live as well as choosing roommates for the summer.
How to get to work? walk, bike or public transportation
Students usually ride a bike to and from work, pools are 20-40 minutes by bike from apartments.
Some students recommend running to and from job site as good exercise.
Students will be given an opportunity to purchase bikes (at their own expense) upon arrival.
Atlantic Pool Service, Inc. also recommends students purchase a bike helmet, lock and light.
Pick-up at the airport: Not provided
Program Fee for 2019 season is $699!