CPRS Job Listing

Job Ad ID: 729

Supervising Lifeguard - Extra Help

Salary: 21.50
Location: Santa Rosa, CA
Closing Date:

Supervising Lifeguard - Extra Help



Are you an experienced lifeguard?
Join the Sonoma County Regional Parks Department as a Supervising Lifeguard!

Multiple Positions Available

As a Supervising Lifeguard with Regional Parks, you're offered the opportunity to work in a variety of environments, and perform duties including:


  • Monitoring swimming beaches at Spring Lake Swimming Lagoon and Healdsburg Veterans Memorial Beach
  • Supporting family fun activities at Spring Lake Water Park
  • Providing swim lessons for kids, and water-safety trainings for parents through the Vamos a Nadar program
  • Russian River Patrol, visiting the beaches at Steelhead, Sunset, and Forestville River Access


Regional Parks hires Lifeguards/Supervising Lifeguards per season and the typical work schedule is 32-40 hours per week.

Important Note: As a United States Lifesaving Association Certified Agency, the County of Sonoma Regional Parks Department ensures Lifeguards are trained in over 80 hours of first aid rescue techniques, and tested for swimming and physical fitness before being hired. If invited to testing, you will be required to bring running and swimming gear.


Seasonal extra-help employees augment permanent staff by performing duties that are required at certain times or seasons of the year.  Seasonal, extra-help employees are not in the classified civil service and do not have property rights to permanently allocated positions. In addition, they do not receive most employee benefits such as: long-term disability insurance coverage; accrual of vacation; participation in the county retirement program; or eligibility to take promotional examinations. Seasonal, extra-help employees are limited in their employment to a maximum of six months in any twelve month consecutive period. Extra-Help employees who meet the eligibility requirements may qualify for a County contribution toward medical coverage.




Between the hours of 9:45 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Supervising Lifeguards are responsible for:

  • Supervising lifeguards
  • Rescuing park visitors
  • Administering cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and other first aid
  • Enforcing park regulations at county parks, beaches, and/or water areas
  • Working weekdays, weekends, and/or holidays as needed
  • Participating in the Junior Lifeguard Program, which teaches youth lifesaving techniques, strategies, first aid, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation
How To Apply:

*Benefits described herein do not represent a contract and may be changed without notice. This recruitment is open continuously and may close at any time without notice. Applications received after the recruitment closes will not be accepted. For more information, including minimum qualifications, & to apply, visit www.yourpath2sonomacounty.org or call 707-565-2331. EOE Apply Now

Agency: County of Sonoma - Regional Parks Department
Apply To: 575 Administration Drive

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