Part Time Lifeguard

Job Description:

Location: 219 West Mariposa Avenue, El Segundo, CA, USA

This position will be open on a continuous basis, and can close at any time.  Applications will be reviewed periodically. Online applications only will be accepted.  This is a part-time, at-will position exempt from the classified service.

An aquatics test will be administered by the Aquatics Department and is part of the interview process.

Under supervision, the Recreation Leader III is required to perform the following essential job duties:

Essential Job Functions

Display courteous and professional behavior and customer service toward all patrons, contract instructors, other employees and supervisors.
Effectively communicate verbally to supervisor, staff and participants.
Respond promptly and courteously to inquiries from the public, outside agencies and employees.
Inform coordinator and/or supervisor of any safety issues or concerns.
Ensures the safety of all patrons participating in a wide variety of aquatic programs and events; submit Accident/Incident reports to the Supervisor within 24 hours of the incident.

Provide all levels of instruction to individuals of all ages (Swim Instructor).

Enforce and carry out all applicable City of El Segundo Pool Rules and Regulations. Rescue swimmers in danger and assist swimmers in distress. Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency first aid as needed.
Oversees facility operation and activities.
Monitor and log pool chlorine and HRR, ph, and temperature levels each day (Outdoor pools only).
Assists in the maintenance and upkeep of all pools and facilities throughout the year.
Enforce and carry out all applicable rules and regulations.

Observe all City rules and regulations.
Assist with all special event preparations and work the day of the event if assigned.
May be required to work weekends and holidays.
Perform other duties as assigned.


Requires a current American Red Cross or equivalent certification in Lifeguard Training & First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) / Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for the Professional Rescuer.


How to Apply

Apply online at

Contact Information

Jeanette Gant

219 W Mariposa Ave

phone: 310-524-2397