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Lifeguards and Swim Instructors

A group of CARD lifeguards stand together in front of a pool and smile for a photo.

CARD is hiring for the Summer 2024 Aquatics team!

Under supervision of the Recreation Coordinator, the Aquatics Team members will work to provide a safe and enjoyable aquatics experience for lesson participants and pool patrons. 

**Applicants must be at least 16 years of age to be considered**

TRAININGS & RECERTIFICATIONS

Check Out Our Lifeguard Training Courses

We know that Lifeguard certifications can be expensive, especially as a prerequisite for a summer job. CARD can help cover the certification cost and in return we require that certain conditions are met:

  • Commit the time and effort required to complete the course and meet the responsibilities outlined by the training provided.
  • Work at CARD as an aquatic staff member through the aquatic season (May 28, 2024 – September 02, 2024)
  • If dismissed or voluntarily dropped from the training course, employee will be required to reimburse CARD the training cost as listed above.
  • If the employee onboarding process is not completed or if employee resigns from the position prior to the end of the aquatic season then the employee will be required to reimburse CARD the training cost.

 

 OPEN AQUATICS POSITIONS

Swim Instructor

  • Part-Time, $16.00 - $16.50/hr
  • With the general guidance and direction of the Recreation Coordinator and/or the Head Lifeguard, Swim instructors will create a positive learning experience by showing enthusiasm for the job and being organized and prepared for each lesson. Swim instructors must be confident in their ability to retain and demonstrate the information and skills of CARD’s Aquatics program while teaching.
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a current CPR/AED certification (or equivalent)

Lifeguard

  • Part-Time, $19.00 - $20.50/hr
  • Under Supervision of the Recreation Coordinator, the Lifeguard is responsible for the safety of patrons and participants of all swimming activities at the aquatics facilities, ensuring that policies, guidelines, and safety procedures are followed.
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a current Lifeguarding for CA Bundle 5 certification (or equivalent)

Assistant Head Lifeguard

  • Part-Time, $21.50 - $22.00/hr
  • With the general guidance and direction of the Recreation Supervisor and/or the Recreation Coordinator, the Assistant Head Lifeguard will assist with the implementation and administration of the aquatics program. The Head Lifeguard is responsible for ensuring the safety of patrons and participants by maintaining control over the pool area. 
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a current Lifeguarding for CA Bundle 5 certification (or equivalent)

Head Lifeguard

  • Part-Time, $22.00 - $23.50/hr
  • With the general guidance and direction of the Recreation Supervisor and/or the Recreation Coordinator, the Head Lifeguard will assist with the implementation and administration of the aquatics program. The Head Lifeguard is responsible for ensuring the safety of patrons and participants by maintaining control over the pool area. 
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a current Lifeguarding for CA Bundle 5 certification (or equivalent)
  • Possession of current Lifeguard Training Instructor certification desired.