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Lifeguards, Supervisors & Water Safety Instructors

Job Type: Seasonal

Job Description

Cleveland Metroparks Aquatics Division is seeking responsible and motivated individuals interested in becoming a Lifeguard, Water Safety Instructor or Lifeguard Supervisor for the summer swim season.  Click here for a copy of the Lifeguard posting.

Outdoor lifeguarding positions are available at:

Edgewater Beach

Euclid Beach

Hinckley Spillway

Huntington Beach

Ledge Pool

Wallace Lake


American Red Cross Lifeguarding r. 12 and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer. If not certified, training is available (see below).

To work at a waterfront location, candidates must successfully pass a waterfront lifeguard training module.

EMPLOYMENT DATES: May through Labor Day, including holidays and weekends.

Uniforms are provided. (swimsuits, t-shirts, shorts, rain jackets, hats, etc.)

WAGE:  Lifeguard: $10 - $13.50/hour; Lifeguard Supervisor: $12 - $15.50/hour

Seasonal applications accepted 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. at:

Cleveland Metroparks Park Operations

4500 Valley Parkway

Fairview Park, OH 44126


Email applications to Christy Szoke-Moore at



Cleveland Metroparks offers American Red Cross Pool and Waterfront Lifeguard courses in May 2016.

Cost: $210

Questions and registration may be directed to Aquatics Division at 440-331-8635