Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Park District is currently accepting applications for Lifeguard and Head Lifeguard.
Under the direct supervision of the Recreation Manager and/or Aquatics Manager, the Lifeguard ensures the safety and satisfaction of patrons and/or participants by enforcing the policies and procedures of the Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Park District; prevents and responds to emergencies. Performs other duties as assigned. The Lifeguard series provides two levels ranging from Lifeguard to Head Lifeguard.
Lifeguard – This is the entry-level class in the Lifeguard series. Positions in this class perform most of the duties required of the Head Lifeguard but are not expected to function at the same skill level and usually exercise less independent direction and judgment on matters related to work procedures and methods.
Head Lifeguard – This is an advanced employment class in the Lifeguard series. Positions within this class are normally filled by advancement from the Lifeguard, or filled from the outside. Head Lifeguard requires prior experience in the safeguarding of public pools or comparable facilities, knowledge of aquatic operations principles and practices, and proven leadership qualities.
All positions assigned to the class require the ability to work within a team environment exercising judgment and initiative.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by a person in this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties that may be performed in such a position.
Minimum Wage - $17.00/hour DOE.
Employment offer contingent on satisfactory SSCI Background check and DMV check.
Interested candidates should submit a TVRPD employment application(160 KB) and resume to Brenda Gonzalez, Recreation Manager.
Candidates may submit required materials in person at:
TVRPD District Office (view map/directions)
490 West D Street
Tehachapi, CA 93561
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org