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Lifeguard applications open and certification course dates announced

Lifeguard in the pool at Battle Creek Waterworks

Parks & Recreation is currently hiring lifeguards and senior lifeguards for the 2023 beach and water park season.

All positions are full-time throughout the aquatics season, which begins Saturday, June 10.

Certification classes

All Ramsey County lifeguards must be certified prior to employment. Parks & Recreation will be offering four, three-day certification courses as an opportunity for applicants who do not hold a current certification. Certification courses are being held in partnership with New Brighton Parks & Recreation.

  • May 20 (recertification).
  • June 8-10.

Some certification course scholarships are available; please email Thony Thao for more information. Completion of the course does not guarantee employment with Ramsey County.

Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2023 - 10:23 a.m.