The City of Fort Worth is the 13th largest city in the U.S. and the fastest growing among large cities. Fort Worth has received multiple accolades, including number one Downtown (Livability), and the second-best City in the nation for Job Seekers (Forbes). Our employees serve the needs of over 800,000 residents. We are seeking individuals that reflect our values of exceptional customer experience, mutual respect, embracing our diversity, continuous improvement, ethical behavior, and accountability.
The City of Fort Worth Park & Recreation Department is recruiting lifeguards for the summer aquatics season to supervise guests in the facility and swimming pool. Lifeguards will be responsible for ensuring the safety of facility guests by preventing and responding to emergencies and assisting in facility operations.
Hours: Will work up to 40 hours. (Seasonal - no benefits)
Lifeguard job responsibilities include:
Monitor pool patrons to prevent accidents
Perform appropriate rescues & first aid when necessary
Assist with facility operations
Provide customer service
Other duties as assigned by the manager
Must be minimum of 16 years of age by May 1
Must pass a preliminary tryout (For Tryout Information: Please call 817-392-7693 or 817-392-7691
Certified American Red Cross Lifeguard, CPR, and American Red Cross Standard First Aid. Lifeguard classes will be provided for city staff.
No experience required but preferred
Conditions of Employment
Candidates who do not meet the Education requirement, may be considered if they have more relevant work experience than the position requires. Those selected for employment will be required to pass Pre-Employment checks depending on the position requirements. Those could include, but are not limited to: criminal background check, drug screen, education verification, etc. Criminal convictions will be considered on a case by case basis. Employees are paid by direct deposit only. Equal Opportunity Employer.