Tucson Parks and Recreation Hiring Lifeguards Year Round

Published on August 14, 2023

Blonde female lifeguard in pool

Are you or someone you know looking for a part-time job? Tucson Parks and Recreation is hiring lifeguards to operate and maintain the safety at City pools all year. The minimum age to be a lifeguard is 15 years old. Pay starts at $16.75 per hour.

The City will pay applicants to get their Lifeguard Certification through the City’s certification path.

The lifeguard class is an intense, fast-paced course, and strong swim skills are required. All applicants must pass a swim test to qualify. For more information on becoming a lifeguard, or to register for the swim test, follow the links on the right side of this page.