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AQUATICS LIFEGUARD - Temporary Employment

Seattle Parks and Recreation is currently recruiting for Temporary Lifeguards for Rainier Beach Pool as well as the other seven indoor pools in Seattle. Rainier Beach is a facility scheduled to open in September 2013. Current Red Cross Lifeguard certification is required.  Candidates must be at least 16 years old to apply. 
Part time work hours are available. Position wage starts at $15.93/hr.

For Rainier Beach Pool, e-mail resume/cover letter to erin.bruce@seattle.gov or phone (206) 684-7052.

For any of the eight indoor pools operated by Seattle Parks and Recreation, e-mail resume/cover letter to parksaquatics@seattle.gov or contact the pool in your area.

For more information go to http://www.seattle.gov/Parks/aquatics/employment.htm


Summer Recreation Employment

Seattle Parks and Recreation, in partnership with the Associated Recreation Council (ARC) and 37 citywide advisory councils, will be accepting applications for various Summer programs in Spring and Summer 2014. Temporary positions are available at approximately 24 community centers, eight indoor swimming pools, two outdoor pools, two small craft centers, and many public beaches and wading pools.

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JOB TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR YOUTH

STEP - Job Readiness Program for Teens

The Student-Teen Employment Preparation (STEP) program is a job readiness program designed to provide youth with education, job skills and career development training in the field of park resource management.
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Youth Engaged in Service (YES)

The Youth Engaged in Service (YES) Program is a volunteering program for Seattle based youth between the ages of 13 and 18. Participants will volunteer throughout the summer and will receive either community service hours for school credit or a stipend as recognition of their efforts.
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BE A LIFEGUARD FOR SEATTLE PARKS

Requirements, pay scale, and contact information for aquatics employment can be found on the Aquatics Employment & Training page.


APPLY ONLINE FOR CITY JOBS

Current Seattle Parks employment opportunities are posted with all other current city openings at http://www.seattle.gov/personnel/employment/.


ASSOCIATED RECREATION COUNCIL JOBS

The Associated Recreation Council (ARC), an independent, not-for-profit corporation, hires or contracts with many of the people who work at Seattle Parks & Recreation parks and facilities. To find out more about ARC positions or apply, visit www.arcseattle.org/employment.


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Updated April 11, 2014

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