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2024 Aquatic Season Lifeguard and Swim Instructor Job Posting

Recruitment ad for Lifeguards and Swim Instructors with requirements listed, from Discovery Bay Community Center.


The Town of Discovery Bay is currently seeking American Red Cross lifeguards and swim instructors, who are at least 16 years old, to work at the community center pool for the 2024 summer aquatic season. 

The positions are part-time and seasonal, and the hourly wages for swim instructors and lifeguards will range from $17.00 to $19.00. The aquatic season runs May through September. Applicants must be willing to work weekends, evening hours and holidays in addition to regular hours to fulfill their job and training duties. Current American Red Cross (ARC) lifeguard and CPR and first-aide certification are required. 

The Town of Discovery Bay will be offering blended ARC lifeguard-training courses on April 6th-7th, at the Discovery Bay Community Center. However, successful completion does not guarantee employment. Please see related link here.

Please note that applicants will need to have a valid California ID Card or Drivers License to be able to complete the onboarding process

Minimum age at time of appointment is 16 years of age .

For more information, call 925-634-1733 or 925-634-1131.

You can submit your employment application electronically using a link of the web form hosted on Adobe Acrobat Sign servers, by using the URL below:*



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The Town of Discovery Bay is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The information in this announcement concerning the terms and conditions of employment does not constitute either an express or implied contract, and these provisions are subject to change.

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