The Tehachapi Valley Recreation & Park District continues to seek high caliber Lifeguards, Lifeguard Instructors, Water Safety Instructors, and Aqua Fitness Instructors.
Lifeguards and WSIs must possess current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and pass a required TVRPD Lifeguard test (see below). Lifeguards must be able and willing to work in three areas of responsibility:
- Daily operations of the facility
- Light maintenance of the facility (daily, weekly, and special duties)
- Aquatic program support staff
Required Dye Natatorium Lifeguard Employment Test:
Swim 500 yards - no stopping
Tread water for 2 minutes
Retrieve a 10 lbs. object from 9 feet depth per Red Cross standards
Perform Passive Rescue and Victim Removal
Perform Submerged Rescue and Victim Removal
Perform CPR Skills Perform Spinal Management (Back Boarding in Shallow & Deepwater Rescue)
Additional questions regarding employment can be directed to Ashley Krempien, Recreation Manager at (661) 822-3228 x5 or firstname.lastname@example.org.