Title: Dive Safety Manager
Department: Facility Operations and Security
Reports To: Safety & Security Manager and/or Director of Facility Operations
Direct Report(s): Dive Safety Officer(s)
The position requires a dedicated individual who will take direction from the Safety & Security Manager and/or the Director of Facility Operations in carrying out the duties of the position. The Dive Safety Manager plans, develops, schedules and leads the in-house staff diving. Which include all water related activities requiring water entry, both in-house and open water. General dive safety for all staff and guests, OSHA, AAUS, AZA dive specific compliances are met, animal health monitored, extremely well documented record keeping, oversight and implementation of visitor experiential submersed programs are the driving priorities in accomplishing the goals of this position. This position supports / liaisons with several departments including animal care, guest experience, education, sales, marketing and public relations.
Position may involve exposure to inclement weather, dust, potentially dangerous unpredictable animal species, and potentially dangerous machinery, restraint devices and toxic chemicals and/or drugs. Occasional use of protective clothing or equipment is required. (e.g. goggles, mask, gloves, or gowns)
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job: