LIFEGUARD

Compensation: $14/hour

Duties to include:

  • Guarding swimming areas and observing swimmers to ensure safety;
  • May perform rescue duties as needed
  • Enforcing all safety rules and regulations within pool facilities
  • Assisting with cleaning duties and maintenance as required
  • Strong communication skills to interact with customers and staff.

Required certifications upon the first day of duties: First Aid, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, and AED.

Candidates that pass a swimming test will be trained in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR and AED. Nasco Lifeguard Certification.

*Must be at least 16 years old by June 20th of the current year*

This is a multi-phase hiring and training approach. The first phase involves interviewing and evaluating the candidates for continuation of lifeguard training and employment. You will be asked to pre-interview, complete an application, be given a swim evaluation, and receive an introduction to becoming a lifeguard and job responsibilities if hired.

The swimming evaluation includes:

  • 200-yard swim, 100-yard freestyle, and 100-yard breaststroke
  • 2-minute tread (with head & hands out of the water)
  • Feet First Surface Dive 5 pound brick retrieval from 6ft or deeper

Swimming Evaluations will be held:

May 21, 2022 | 11am-1pm
May 28, 2022 | 11am-1pm
June 4, 2022 | 11am-1pm

Please register for swimming evaluations here.

Questions? Email life@waynecountyaquatic.com or call 313-332-5255.