Get a Summer Job!

Become a Lifeguard

Being a lifeguard is the best summer job you will ever have!  Don't wait recruitment for next summer starts in November!


  • Earn money

  • Learn lifesaving skills

  • Work in your neighborhood

  • Keep your community safe and be a role model for kids

  • Looks great on a college application: shows teamwork, responsibility and leadership



    1. Complete a StarGuard certification class​ by mid-March, hiring starts in early April.  Classes are available now, don't wait! 

    2. Complete the online employment application, Apply Now!

    3. At the conclusion of your StarGuard certification class, take and pass the pre-employment skills assessment​ test.

    4. Passing the pre-employment skills assessment test will put you on the list of eligible candidates to be hired!

    5. Start working in May!!!


What Will I Get Paid?

Other Positions Available

We have other fun and rewarding jobs that won't require a bathing suit!

Pool Cashier

  • $9.24 per hour

  • Must be at least 15 years old

  • Must be friendly and awesome with people!

  • Job Tasks:  Provide great customer service!  Use point of sale computer to register guests for swim programs. 

  • Apply Now!

Mascot "Buddy Bear"

  • $9.24 per hour

  • Must be at least 15 years old

  • Must be energetic and outgoing!  

  • Job Tasks:  Make the day of every kid you see!  Perform in the "Buddy Bear" mascot suit at pools throughout the valley and special events. 

  • Apply Now!

Program Specialist

  • $15.24 per hour

  • Must be organized, great computer skills, and supervise people! 

  • Job Tasks:  Plan, coordinate, and supervise special programs and events at multiple pools simultaniously throughout the valley!

  • Apply Now!





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Thanks to our friends at Shasta Pools and Phoenix Revitalization Corporation for their contribution towards the scholarship fund for future lifeguards.