Join Our Lifeguard Team

DCR has a variety of Pool and Waterfront Safety positions available for 2024, each with highly competitive salaries.

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Pool and Waterfront Safety positions


Hourly Rate

Lifeguards (Lifeguard I)


Head Lifeguards (Lifeguard II)


Assistant Pool Managers (Rec Fac Sup II)


Waterfront Supervisors (Rec Fac Sup II)


Pool / Beach Managers (Rec Fac Sup III)


Water Safety Instructors

Earn an additional $2/hour if teaching for DCR


Most positions are short-term seasonal positions with a 40-hour work week, including weekends and holidays.  Part-Time lifeguard and instructor positions (up to 20 hours per week) may be available.  To learn more about these positions, visit DCR Pool & Waterfront Safety Positions.

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