Move on to a position that prepares its employees for their futures: Lifeguard at one of the City of Irving’s pools or aquatic centers.
Considering a career in the medical or emergency response sectors? Or perhaps interested in the fitness or recreation fields?
Need flexible hours or a job close to home? Consider what employment with the city as a lifeguard can offer, including:
The City of Irving Parks and Recreation Department hires Red Cross-certified lifeguards, ages 16 and older for part- and full-time summer and year-round employment at its aquatic facilities.
Lifeguards are in the business of safety and prevention, making them ideal candidates for medical or first responder college programs. In addition to enforcing all the rules and regulations of the pool, lifeguards are responsible for the maintenance and operation of the assigned facility. Irving lifeguards also get a lot of customer service experience, such as registration responsibilities - all great points to add to one's resume.
Red Cross training recertification is required every two years to remain eligible for employment with the Irving Parks and Recreation Department.
The following are available resources for lifeguarding classes:
Those interested in applying can visit City of Irving Employment Opportunities page to view open positions. Please note that all posted jobs close at 5 p.m. in the indicated expiration date. For more information, call (972) 721-7311 or (972) 721-2718.