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Choose Your Role – Assistant Manager ~ Soundwaves, TN

Becoming an Assistant Manager

Work at the Gaylord Opryland Resort with Jeff Ellis Management supporting the Co-Manager team as Assistant Manager!

Job Title: Aquatic Assistant ManagerJob

Category: Operations

Location: Nashville, TN

Position Type: Salary w/ Ful Benefits

Pay Range: Starting at $40,000

Prerequisite: ILTP Lifeguard License or Equivalent

Will Train Applicant: Yes

Education: Graduated High School or College Degree and/or JEMA Graduate

Human Resource Contact: Brandy Mobley

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Provide general oversight, “Gold Standard” safety, and excellent customer service for guests/swimmers frequenting aquatic facilities and attractions operated by Jeff Ellis Management, LLC.

Assistant Managers must consistently perform the following duties:

  • Manage employees to ensure they are meeting the standards and goals of their position
  • Lead daily operations and report all activity to the Director and VP of Operations
  • Manage the hiring, training, and managing of all employed by JEM
  • Provide a warm and inviting atmosphere when assisting guests
  • Lead by Example- Go above and beyond for the guests and team member you serve
  • Perform additional tasks as assigned

To perform the job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Must be able to complete all requirements of the lifeguard position
  • 2+ years of managing multiple employees
  • Ability to develop and maintain exceptional relationships with Clients and Staff
  • Customer Service and Aquatic experience is a must
  • Exceptional problem solving and critical thinking
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Positive Attitude and Team Mentality


  • Lifeguard must possess ILTP license or pass an ILTP training program, CPO/AFO

    Apply now and your on-site managers will begin your interview process!