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Updated 5 months ago

Top lifeguard skills needed to get the job. - 4 Replies

I meet a job Lifeguarding my name isGeorge

tiffany in Bloomfield, New Jersey

Updated 43 months ago

lifeguard - 4 Replies

how much does a lifeguard get paid an hour

arlie in Brisbane, Australia

Updated 52 months ago

How old do you have to be to be a lifeguard? - 43 Replies

I really need a job and that sounds like a good one for me.

94kirkpatrick in Charlotte, North Carolina

Updated 71 months ago

What are typical lifeguard salaries? - 25 Replies

Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What skills should you learn to increase...

RIck in Hyde, United Kingdom

Is it hard to get a lifeguard job in the UK?

Is it hard to get a lifeguard job in the UK? I will be taking the NPLQ qualification in two weeks. I know that the best way is to contact local pools...

saad anjrinin in Amman, Jordan

working in australia

does anyone know if my Usa qualifaction can be used in OZ. Living in California right now but want to head to Oz for Uk winter

Rescues in Ryde, Australia

How many rescues? and how not to panic?

I just started working as a lifeguard. So far, no incidents have happened while I was on duty which is a good thing. A couple of days ago, a little...

Steph in Melfort, Saskatchewan

Practice Situations

It's my first year managing a facility. Our staff has weekly staff training nights for an hour. Anyone have ideas of different situations that I...

wish I was a lifeguard in Placentia, California

Come make $100,000+/yr in Newport Beach, CA

According to a city report on lifeguard pay for the calendar year 2010, of the 14 full-time lifeguards, 13 collected more than $120,000 in total...

jmgala22 in East Brunswick, New Jersey

Updated 93 months ago

Waterfront Lifeguard Question. Help! - 1 Reply

Hello I was wondering if anybody could help me on here. I was initially certified as a waterfront lifeguard back in 2007. When I got re-certified,...

JaneIl in Herndon, Virginia

Phone Protection While Guarding

I guard at the neighborhood pool and came across this water resistant case that fits my budget, given we don't make much. It's a phone baggy called...

Chantelle in Maple Ridge, British Columbia

Updated 94 months ago

Courses needed - 3 Replies

Hi, I was just wondering do you have your Water Safety Instructor to get a lifeguarding job out there at all pools? Or is that only needed if you...

omararias in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Updated 94 months ago

I'LL help make swimming fun near you - 5 Replies

please hire me I'm really responsible.15 years of age .Also short but fast.

lifegrdguy in Edmonton, Alberta

Who certifies you to be a lifeguard

I'm just curious who certifies you to be a lifeguard i.e. in Canada we have the Lifesaving Society of Canada. I am also curious awards/qualificatio...

Lifeguard in Boca Raton, Florida

What do you charge?

What do you charge per hour for a private lifeguarding job like a pool party or something?

kevinB in East Hampton, New York

Lifeguarding at a private club vs lifeguarding for the town?

What are the positives and negatives of the two? I know private clubs pay a lot more, but how are the hours for this?

Kelsey in Southampton, Pennsylvania

Updated 106 months ago

lifeguard Survey - 1 Reply

Hi Im a student of Pasadena Artcenter College of Design and I'm currently working on the project that is related to water safety. Can you guys...

- Indeed Host in Austin, Texas

Updated 108 months ago

How to obtain a summer lifeguard position in Southern Maine or Massachusetts - 1 Reply

I'd like to know how to find an ocean lifeguard position in southern Maine or Massachusetts.

jessica in Surrey, British Columbia

Updated 109 months ago

Uniforms - 2 Replies

Do YMCA lifeguard jobs require you to buy your uniform? Or do they supply it?

liz in Portage, Michigan

Updated 112 months ago

Ellis Water Safety Standards - 1 Reply

So I have to become Certified in Ellis Water Safety Standards and I can not find info on what I can expect to be taught in the three day course. ...

mahipalkadyan in Bombay, India

seeking a job lifeguard or a diver

I am qualified lifeguard and a diver also having a good exp in this field seeking a job in India or any where in the world in crusher ship or ashore

ilhan savtur in Istanbul, Turkey

Updated 121 months ago

Looking for Waterfront Directors - URGENT - 1 Reply

Camp Rising Sun (CRS) is an 8 week summer, international, full scholarship, leadership program for gifted and talented students (ages 14-16) operated...

mickael in Ottawa, Ontario

Updated 123 months ago

Need Info on Lifeguarding salaries! - 3 Replies

Hey, I was wondering what type of lifeguard makes the highest salary and what are the age ranges for that type of lifeguard. I am only 16 and...

Bobo in Cahors, France

How to work as lifeguard in usa for french people

I am going to try to write this e-mail in English but it is going to be hard and to complicated. I intended to go to work 3 months in the United...

julio in Hialeah, Florida

Updated 124 months ago

i am a lifeguard - 1 Reply

i was a lifeguard in varadero in cuba and i need to know if my cuban certification is valid here in florida

mike in Tampa, Florida

Updated 126 months ago

re - 4 Replies

you need to do lots of training before you even attempt to take a lifeguard class

Indeed Admin in Stamford, Connecticut

Casting Female Ocean Lifeguards for Lifetime Television!

Lionsgate Television and Glassman Media are casting certified female ocean lifeguards to be featured in a primetime reality/documentary show for a...


Updated 128 months ago

lifequard interview questions - 2 Replies

Does anyone have any tips on questions that might come up for a life quard interview...Need them quick - interview on Thursday!

The ManCub in Niceville, Florida

Updated 130 months ago

What do you enjoy most about your lifeguard career? - 1 Reply

What do you enjoy most about being a lifeguard? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...

sathin in Rochester, New York

Staff Occupational Therapist Immediate need

Staff Occupational Therapist needed for inpatient Rehab. Will join a staff of 4 OT's. Evaluations and discharges, ADL's, fine and gross motor...

Jake in Paris, France

Updated 130 months ago

Tips for lifeguard interviews. - 3 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming lifeguard interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

Alex in Hereford, United Kingdom

Induction day today...

Am going to be having my induction day today and realised I have not a clue what I will need to be doing, anyone can help me out here? Thanks alot.

Heva in United Kingdom

Updated 137 months ago

salary - 1 Reply

it depends on your experience i know but what is the salary for a lifeguard? thinking of gettin into it but is the money any good?

Jo Bard in Tampa, Florida

Updated 141 months ago

What are the best lifeguard qualifications and training to get ahead? - 3 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a lifeguard? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

Audrey in Saint Louis, Missouri

need help with the surface dive....

my name is audrey. I am from the U.S. and i am a 1st year liefguard. we now have to swim 25m,do a surface dive and get a 10 lb. brick 8 feet...

kyle in New Orleans, Louisiana

Updated 142 months ago

Are lifeguard job opportunities growing or declining? - 1 Reply

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most lifeguard...

joe keli in Namotomoto, Fiji

Updated 142 months ago

Lifeguards needed for easy questionnaire study! - 1 Reply

Hi all, I'm a Pyschology post-graduate student at the University of Southampton, England. I'm looking for working lifeguards to help answer a...


Getting a lifeguard job.

How did you get your start doing lifeguard work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a particular...

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