10 Feb 2020

Part Time YMCA Lifeguard – San Diego

Lifeguard – Posted by YMCA of San Diego County San Diego, CA

Job Description

Looking for a job outdoors?

Do you have an interest in Aquatics or Emergency Services?

Are you 18 or older?

Want to learn how to save lives around the water?


Y would I apply?

  • FREE Complete Gym Membership
  • FREE Workout Classes
  • FREE Pool Access
  • Work with Your Friends – Text them the link to this page now!
  • Build Your Resume
  • Opportunities for Growth
  • Community Involvement
  • Lifeguard Academy! – No Certifications? No problem.


Sound good? (We think so, too!) Here’s what you would do:

  • Be a First Responder
  • Use your training to perform rescues in and around the pool
  • Keep your skills fresh with Y Trainings and drills
  • Abide by the YMCA of San Diego County Aquatics Policy and Program Standards
  • Educate all participants on the Pool Area Rules
  • Show how you are a positive role model


“OK, I’m sold!” What do I need to qualify?

  • Must be 18 or older
  • Current YMCA or Red Cross Lifeguard Certification
    • Must crossover to YMCA certification within 6 months
  • Current Certifications:
    • First Aid
    • O2
    • The Certifications above must be from one of the following certifying organizations:
      • American Red Cross
      • American Heart Association
      • American Safety & Health Institute
  • Must pass written and practical skills exam prior to duty
  • Must have visual and auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and physical ability to act swiftly in emergency situations
  • Must have ability to observe participant activities adequately, to enforce safety regulations and to apply appropriate policies and procedures


How to Apply

Please apply online for one of our Aquatics Roles here: https://www.ymca.org/get-involved/ymca-careers/job-application?department=44
  • Assistant Lifeguard ( Between the ages of 16-17) – Pay rate is $14.00/hour
  • Lifeguard (Ages 18+) – Pay rate is $15.00/hour
  • Swim Instructor (Ages 16+) – Pay rate is $15.00/hour

Job Categories: YMCA. Job Types: Part Time. Job Tags: American Red Cross, aquatics, certified, lifeguard, Noncertified, san diego, YLG, and ymca. Salaries: Hourly.

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