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  • County seeks lifeguards for summer work

    Mar 04, 2021 | Read More News
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    Pima County Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation seeks lifeguards for summer work at County pools.

    Job descriptions and application information are available here.

    Hourly pay rates for the 2021 summer season include:
    • Lifeguards: $13.15 per hour
    • Water safety instructors: $14.09 per hour
    • Principal lifeguards: $15.10 per hour
    American Red Cross lifeguard training classes are mandatory for all lifeguarding positions. Information on lifeguard training classes is available here.

    Upcoming lifeguard training courses are scheduled for the following dates:
    April 5 - 24: Kino Pool 2805 E. Ajo Way. Registration deadline April 1
    April 23 - May 9: Thad Terry Aquatic Center 7770 N. Shannon Road. Registration deadline April 21.

    “Lifeguarding is a terrific job, especially for high school and college students who have the summer off,” said Grant Bourguet, NRPR recreation program manager. “We are cautiously optimistic that we will be able to run programs at our pools this summer and plan to follow all Centers for Disease Control and Pima County Health guidelines to ensure the safety of the public.”