Worthington Dept. of Parks & Rec




Lifeguards — Part-time ($11.98/hour) for the City of Worthington Department of Parks and Recreation – Community Center
Responsibilities include maintaining vigilance on the water while actively guarding, attendance in monthly staff trainings and light cleaning. Lifeguard CPR & First Aid certification is required and can be provided by WPRD to any staff needing new or updated certification.

For position questions, contact Aquatics Supervisor, Kevin Timmons at KTimmons@ci.worthington.oh.us

Download and complete a City of Worthington Application for Employment and contact Kevin Timmons if interested in applying

The City of Worthington may potentially provide lifeguard certification training to successful applicants.

The pre-requisites for lifeguard certifications are:

  • Swim 300 continuous yards Front Crawl or Breaststroke (may use goggles)
  • Tread water for two minutes with hands tucked under arms
  • Swim 20 yards retrieve a 10 lb. brick from the bottom of the deep end bring it up and kick it back 20 yards with both hands holding the brick.
    • This is a timed event that must be completed in 1 minute 40 seconds or less
    • You may not use goggles for this timed event

The City of Worthington is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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