CPRS Job Listing

Job Ad ID: 1753

Aquatics Technician

Salary: $47,174.40 - $63,252.80
Location: Oceanside, CA
Closing Date: July 8, 2022

The City of Oceanside is accepting applications for Aquatics Technician. There is currently one position available in the Neighborhood Services Department, Parks and Recreation Division. This position will be assigned to the Brooks St. and Marshall St. Pools.


The Aquatics Technician leads and participates in the implementation of aquatic programs; assists in the assignment,  and functional supervision of subordinate staff; trains and instructs new and less experienced employees in proper work methods, tools, equipment and safety precautions; may have input on employee evaluations; ensures safety of pool areas; maintains an awareness of the hazards associated with the aquatic environment to which assigned, informs the public in an appropriate manner of these hazards and how to avoid them; provides primary or secondary lifeguard duties to include swimming instruction; rescues persons in distress or persons who are in danger of drowning; administers medical aid and performs cardiopulmonary resuscitation; responds to complaints and inquiries from the general public; enforces or informs the public regarding rules, regulations, codes, laws and other applicable restrictions; participates in the maintenance and upkeep of equipment and facilities; updates and prepares logs, documents and reports; oversees the collection and accounting of daily cash receipts; makes bank deposits; completes cash reports; builds and maintains positive working relationships with co-workers, other City employees and the public using principles of good customer service; and performs other duties as assigned.


Experience and Training 

Experience:  Minimum of three seasons (9 months) of performing increasingly responsible
lifeguarding, water safety or swimming instruction experience at a municipal pool facility or
equivalent setting.

Training:  Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by specialized training in lifeguard services, water safety or a related field.

License or Certificate: Must possess the following:
California Driver's License

Lifeguard Training Certificate

C.P.R  for the Professional Rescuer certificate

 Within six (6) months from date of hire:

Possess an Emergency Medical Response Certificate

Possess an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor

Possess an Aquatics Facility Operator certification or equivalent

How To Apply:



Apply directly at the link above.

Agency: City of Oceanside
Apply To: 300 N Coast Highway

Website: Go to Website
Attached File:
Contact Name: Alma Sanchez
Contact Phone:
Contact Fax: