Certified Pool Operator


We love what we do!  As leaders in the area’s hospitality industry, our company is rooted in a strong, caring culture steeped in rich history and respect. Joining our team means being a part of a flourishing, culturally diverse, and dynamic group of people focused on creating lasting memories. You will find your work rewarding as YOU make the difference to each of our guests. This is a place where friendships blossom and careers soar. As a company, we continue to grow and we hope you’ll grow with us.

What will you be doing?

As a CPO, you will be responsible for operating and maintaining pools, up-keep of pool decks, and other related duties.

Certified Pool Operator responsibilities include, but are not limited to;

  • Operates, repairs, maintains, and cleans mechanical equipment for pool operation including water filtration and chemical purification systems, intake and outlet valves, chemical feeders, pumps, compressors, seals, vacuum equipment, and chlorine metering devices
  • Regulates water temperature and levels, determines and implements preventive maintenance program for pool operation
  • Operates and maintains pool heater system and participates in major repairs, restarts, reflags, and resets pilot and electrical boiler system and system alarms
  •  Insures non-mechanical pool equipment meets code specifications
  • Coordinates walk-through inspections of pool facilities and takes necessary corrective action
  • Oversees shut down for annual and emergency maintenance procedures
  • Monitors building operations and insures sanitation codes are met; stores toxic chemicals
  • Sanitizes swim decks and acid-washes pool, decks, gutters, and filters; vacuums pool floors; replaces underwater lights
  • Submits water samples for health department testing; tests and maintains pool chemical levels; tests and services safety equipment; administers first aid, CPR and automated external defibrillation (AED) when necessary; complies with health and safety codes
  • Prepares bid specifications for contracted work; prepares equipment specifications for purchases and bids; oversees and inspects contracted work; prepares and maintains work requests, facility reports, and pool service and other reports
  • Promptly responds to front desk reports of guest problems or concerns, informs the front desk when action is complete
  • Maintains all storage areas, shops and mechanical areas in a clean, safe and secure manner, reporting to the Chief Engineer any corrective actions that need to be taken
  • Keeps Chief Engineer promptly and fully informed of all problems or unusual matters of significance so that prompt corrective action can be taken
  • Other duties as assigned

What are we looking for?

  • Must possess a South Carolina Pool Operator’s certificate
  • Prior experience in pool maintenance
  • Willing and able to work early mornings, starting around 5am
  • Must possess adequate vision to distinguish colors and shades of color
  • Must have good knowledge of: safety, and health codes for public swimming pools; safety procedures for storing, handling, and using toxic chemicals
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift 50+ pounds.
  • Observant and Proactive
  • Responsibility, reliability and honesty
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Able to perform job duties with a minimum of disruption to the guest

What can you look forward to?

All team members enjoy WEEKLY PAY!

Qualifying team members may enjoy the following benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage options
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Paid Parental Leave (10 weeks)
  • Bereavement Leave and Jury Duty Pay
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Health Savings Account and Flexible Spending Account options
  • Accident, Critical Illness, Hospital Indemnity, Legal Plan, and Commuter Benefits options
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • David L. Brittain Scholarship Program
  • Local Attraction Discounts
  • Associate Referral Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Resort Accommodations Discount

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Due to the cyclical nature of the hospitality business, team members may be required to work varying schedules to reflect the business needs of the resort, including weekends and holidays.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer of all qualified individuals, including minorities, women, veterans & individuals with disabilities. We participate in E-Verify.

Hiring Location
Compass Cove Resort

2311 S Ocean Blvd
Myrtle Beach SC, 29577

Employment Type
Full-Time, Mixed Shifts

$19.00 - $22.00 per hour
Additional Openings
Caribbean Resort & Villas