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Pool Openings Delayed Due to J1 Visa Hang-Ups

Posted by | June 15, 2017 | Lifeguard Jobs, Lifeguards, Swimming Pool, Swimming Pools

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Pool Openings Delayed Due to J1 Visa Hang-Ups Pool management companies say foreign lifeguards are being vetted more aggressively, slowing down the visa process. By Nate Taylor

Some pool management firms ran into a hiring hitch as foreign students seeking work as lifeguards have been subjected to increased scrutiny in the visa application process.As a result, some pools failed to open by Memorial Day.According to media reports out of Virginia, a sign at one pool informed guests that it was closed because lifeguards could not get their visas cleared.   READ MORE….

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