Seasonal Lifeguard

Seasonal Lifeguard

Application Deadline: Friday, May 31, 2019, 4:30pm Central Time. Expired!

Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position.:

Job Title: Seasonal Lifeguard

Closing Date/Time: Friday, 5/31/2019, 4:30 pm

Salary: $9.00 to $9.75 per hour

Job Type: Seasonal

Location: Davenport, Iowa

Job Summary

To provide a clean safe swimming environment along with proper swimming instruction for classes or various levels. Protects patrons and exercises life saving technique when necessary.

Job Responsibilities

1. Assists the Manager in opening and closing the facility for the season.

2. Provides safe swimming environment. May provide life guarding, first aid and safety functions as necessary. May operate rescue motor boat as needed at West Lake Park.

3. Performs custodial duties to include cleaning restrooms and bath houses daily; picks up litter around the grounds and parking lots, cleans sinks, shower stalls, toilets and floors.

4. Performs routine maintenance and grounds keeping duties associated with the swimming area as assigned.

5. Assists the manager in testing and maintaining required water quality standards.

6. Other duties as needed and/or assigned.

Standards for Initial Consideration


Must be at least 16 year of age. Lifeguard, first aid and CPR certification required. Water Safety Instructor (WSI) certification preferred.

Work Experience:

Previous life guard experience preferred. Maintenance and groundskeeping experience helpful.

Essential Skills:

Effective written, oral and listening skills are essential.

Ability to deal effectively with co-workers and the general public.

Ability to exemplify by his or her actions, the County's PRIDE philosophy.


This position is not benefit eligible.