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The City’s Youth, Parks, & Community Enrichment Department is recruiting lifeguards for its Aquatics Division. As a lifeguard, individuals will have an opportunity to learn lifesaving skills, teach children how to swim, and engage with the local community.

Individuals at least 16 years of age, currently certified, or meet the lifeguard course prerequisites are encouraged to apply. For those that need training, the City will reimburse $150 of the training cost. Reimbursement is upon completion of a successful season of employment with the City. The Aquatics Section offers American Red Cross Lifeguard Training. All interested applicants must sign up through the City’s aquatics website.

Lifeguards will work through the 2018 pool season beginning May 2018. Salary starts at $12.76 an hour.

Lifeguard Courses will be offered during the following times:

February 10 to February 18

Saturdays and Sundays

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Course Code #175485

February 24 to March 4

Saturdays and Sundays

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Course Code #175486

March 26 to March 30

Monday to Friday

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Course Code #175487

April 2 to April 6

Monday to Friday

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Course Code # 175488

April 14 to April 22

Saturdays and Sundays

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Course Code #175489

The City is dedicated to supporting its youth, and this program reflects the City’s goals of helping the local youth succeed through workforce development and basic life-skills training. For more information please visit the new Department of Youth, Parks, & Community Enrichment.