Arts, Recreation and Community Services
$15.00 - $16.50 Hourly
No Application Deadline
Love swimming and want to work in a fun, interactive environment? We are looking for Lifeguards and Lead Lifeguards and/or Swim Instructors to join our team!
The City operates two Aquatic Facilities; Clarke Memorial Swim Center, located in Heather Farm Park and the newly renovated Larkey Swim Center, located in Larkey Park. Seasonal and year round part time employment opportunities available. We accept American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Certificates or Ellis & Associates International Lifeguarding Certificates. Candidates must enjoy the water, being outdoors, and interacting with children and adults alike.
Want to learn more about aquatics? Check out all of the awesome programs we offer and learn more about working at the pool by visiting http:www.walnut-creek.org/departments/arts-and-recreation/recreation-parks/aquatics.
Under general supervision, our Lifeguards perform a variety of duties helping to enforce all rules and regulations pertaining to the safety and well-being of visitors and patrons. Examples of main duties include:
In addition to the duties above, Lead Lifeguards are also responsible for:
Take initiative in daily tasks and set an example during training and activities
Other related duties as assigned
Ready to start working with the City of Walnut Creek as a Lifeguard? Before you apply, be sure that you meet the qualification guidelines below:
Interested in becoming a Lead Lifeguard? In addition to the above qualifications, you are also require to:
If you are interested in becoming a Lifeguard, but do not yet have a Lifeguard Certification, you are able to register for Lifeguard Training class through Walnut Creek Recreation. For more information, please call 925-943-5859.
Lifeguards undergo California DOJ and FBI fingerprinting as part of the background process.
1666 N Main Street
Walnut Creek, CA 94596