Lifeguard Jobs in California

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Los Angeles County - Los Angeles, CA
CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions in this class work under the technical and administrative supervision of a supervising lake lifeguard or aquatics manager....
2 days ago
City of Sunnyvale - Sunnyvale, CA
Desirable Qualifications: WSI (Water Safety Instructor) certification preferred Bilingual (English/Spanish) Application and Selection Process APPLICATION PROCESS If you are interested in this opportunity...
3 days ago
City of Whittier - Whittier, CA
Those with American Red Cross, Water Safety Instructor are highly encouraged to apply....
1 day ago
City of Whittier - Whittier, CA
Those with American Red Cross, Water Safety Instructor are highly encouraged to apply....
1 day ago
City of Santa Cruz - Santa Cruz, CA
Dispatches lifeguard personnel and other allied agencies to aquatic and medical emergencies using radio and phone equipment....
1 day ago
City of Pasadena - Pasadena, CA
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Required American Red Cross Certifications: Lifeguarding and Water Safety Instructor. Must have the ability to swim 500 yards in 10 minutes, 30 seconds....
1 day ago
City of Del Mar - Del Mar, CA
Seasonal Lifeguard I Examples of Essential Duties Include: Observation of beach from lifeguard tower, vehicles, and boat; Performs ocean rescues of waders, swimmers, surfers, or other, utilizing swimming...
1 day ago
San Luis Obispo County, CA - San Luis Obispo, CA
Licenses and Certificates: Lifeguard III position will be working at Cayucos Beach and must possess sound aquatic background with knowledge of ocean and beach hazards....
7 hours ago
County of San Luis Obispo - San Luis Obispo, CA
Licenses and Certificates: Lifeguard III position will be working at Cayucos Beach and must possess sound aquatic background with knowledge of ocean and beach hazards....
1 day ago
SeaWorld Parks - San Diego, CA
Lifeguard Roles Aquatica San Diego Now Hiring Shallow Water Guards & Lifeguards! We have a simple formula for having an amazing, memorable time just add water!...
1 day ago
City of Pasadena - Pasadena, CA
Under supervision, the Lifeguard position participates in and/or supervises aquatic activities and assists with swimming lessons at one of our community pools....
19 hours ago
City of Pasadena, CA - Pasadena, CA
Under supervision, the Lifeguard position participates in and/or supervises aquatic activities and assists with swimming lessons at one of our community pools....
7 hours ago
Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District - Simi Valley, CA
OPEN UNTIL MARCH 7, 2021 @ 5PM THE POSITION Under direction of the P/T Pool Manager or P/T Assistant Pool Manager, provides certified lifeguard supervision and swimming instruction for patrons of the...
7 hours ago
Air Force Materiel Command - Edwards, CA
Learn more about this agency Responsibilities The Recreation Aid (Lifeguard): Continuously and vigilantly observes all swimming areas and surroundings to ensure water safety rules and pool regulations...
2 days ago
City of Whittier - Whittier, CA
Those with American Red Cross, Water Safety Instructor are highly encouraged to apply....
1 day ago

Demographic Data for California

Moving to California? Find some basic demographic data about California below.


37,249,464
921,268

Lifeguard Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Professional Ocean Lifeguard Proficiency (Course)
The Professional Ocean Lifeguard Proficiency (Course) is the theory component of the Professional Ocean Lifegaurd Annual Proficiency. This course assesses your knowlege in a range of areas...

Paediatric First Aid Training
Welcome to Paediatric first aid training. This course is designed to give you the theoretical knowledge needed to accompany the Practical First Aid course to comply with the Ofsted...

Salary for Lifeguard Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Lifeguard jobs in California as reported by the BLS.

$34,430

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Lifeguard positions.

Highest Education Level

Lifeguards in California offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (40.6%)
  • High School or GED (25.5%)
  • Master's Degree (10.3%)
  • Some High School (7.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.6%)
  • Some College (2.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Lifeguards in California
  • None (42.0%)
  • Less than 1 year (31.9%)
  • 4-6 years (13.3%)
  • 2-4 years (11.6%)
  • 6-8 years (1.0%)
  • 8-10 years (0.2%)

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