Lifeguard position is great for seasonal employment.
Lifeguarding is for people who don't mind a lot of sun and dealing with public.
The City of Modesto has a great management team, very easy to deal with.
Hardest part of the job is enforcing the rules, patrons don't always understand the necessity of rules and it can be difficult to balance making the pool area a fun place for recreational swimming - more ... while ensuring everyone's safety. - less
ProsLifeguarding is fun work, and you can take a dip during your breaks!
ConsYou're out in the sun and patrons can get grumpy when you have to enforce the rules.