Job Title:  Lifeguard
Status: Part Time Non-Exempt
Hours:  10-29 hours/week, daytime, evening, and weekend hours available
Wage Range: Negotiable based on experience and education

Position Summary

As a certified lifeguard, your primary responsibility is to maintain a safe swimming environment by enforcing all rules and regulations of the pool and surrounding area.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring activities in and near the water.
  • Preventing injuries by minimizing or eliminating hazardous situations and behaviors.
  • Enforcing facility rules and regulations and educating members about them.
  • Recognizing and responding quickly and effectively to all emergencies.
  • Administering First Aid, CPR and AED in an emergency if necessary.
  • Working as part of a team with other guards and staff.

Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Testing chemicals.
  • Assisting members which include conducting safety orientations, performing swim tests, and fitting lifejackets.
  • Cleaning or performing maintenance.
  • Completing records and reports.
  • Performing opening and closing responsibilities.

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum age of 15
  • Lifeguard, CPR, AED, Basic First Aid, and O2 Certifications (can be obtained at the Centre).  If you receive your Lifeguard certification at the Centre, after 8 months of employment in good standing, the Centre will reimburse the cost of your certification.
  • Demonstrate competency in all required skills and activities


For questions, contact Patsy Taylor, Aquatics Programs Manager, at or 715-243-0854. 

How to apply

Please submit a completed application/cover letter & resume at 425 E 5th St New Richmond WI 54017 or

Centre Employment Application

Print application or online Employment Application 

Facility Hours:

  May - September October - April
Monday - Friday 4:45 AM - 8:00 PM 4:45 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday      6:00 AM - 6:00 PM      6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Program areas close 15 minutes prior to the Centre closing.


Contact Us:

425 E 5th St
New Richmond WI 54017


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