Part-time/Seasonal Lifeguard I or II (Parks & Recreation) - Community Services

County of Gwinnett

Gwinnett County, GA

Gwinnett County, GA
30+ days ago


Posting updated 6/1/2021 to reflect updated hourly rate.

Salary Information:
Lifeguard I - Entry level hourly rate is $11.00
Lifeguard II - Entry level hourly rate is $12.50

Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Operations maintains and operates the county's award-winning park system and provides high quality parks and recreation facilities, innovative programs, and quality services to meet the broad-based needs of Gwinnett's diverse population, fostering a sense of community, creating a safe and secure environment, and enhancing Gwinnett's quality of life.

The Grade for this position in 97.

This job is a safety sensitive position that will require a pre-employment drug test and subsequent random drug and alcohol testing in accordance with Gwinnett County Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace.

Minimum Qualifications:

Lifeguard I and II qualifications:
  • Candidate must be 16 years of age.
  • Valid and current Lifeguard Training Certification by date of hire.
  • Water Safety Instructor certification preferred.
  • Able to demonstrate proficiency in swimming abilities and ability to handle rescue activities while in the water.
  • Able to identify problems either visually or by auditory means in order to be alert to life saving needs.

Lifeguard II Certification: 
  • Water Safety Instructor, Lifeguard Instructor, Certified Pool Operator or Aquatics Facility Operator, EMT, Paramedic, and/or Coaching Certification.

For information related to the position specific Essential Duties, Knowledge and Skills, and Physical requirements, click here.

NOTE: The class specifications listed on this site are not the official class specifications for Gwinnett County and are subject to change.
Job Type: Part-Time
Location: Gwinnett County, Georgia
Agency: Department of Community Services