Lifeguard & Swim Instructors - Training Provided - Hiring for Weekday Daytime shifts - Various days / shifts available!

Posted 3 months ago
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support


Pay Rate : $10.00 per hour


Part-time, at will positions with a variety of flexible shifts available -7 days per week. Training and CPR Certification provided at no cost! 

Under the direction of the Pool Supervisor, and of the Pool Manager, Lifeguard & Swim Instructors are responsible for watching their assigned zone according to the 10/20 rule of protection. Lifeguard & Swim Instructors are responsible for keeping their rescue skills at test-ready levels at all times on duty. Lifeguard & Swim Instructors are also responsible for organizing and teaching swimming to children of various ages.
Flexible shifts available to accommodate interested candidates. Lifeguards/Swim Instructors can work the summers or year-round in our indoor Park Place Recreation Center Pool.

Please note your availability when applying, we do our best to accommodate!



  • Minimum 15 years old
  • Must be able to retrieve a 10 lb. brick from the bottom of the pool, and swim back to the side of the pool
  • Must be able to swim 200 yards
  • Tread water for 1 minute

  • Must be at least 15years old 
  • Must be a responsible individual.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with participants, the parents and their supervisor.
  • Must be able to swim efficiently.
  • All lifeguard positions are contingent upon completion of the StarGuard Lifeguarding program and maintaining a certification as a lifeguard.
  • Must be CPR certified within six (6) months of hiring.  Certification opportunities provided by the Park District at no cost.

TARGET HIRING RANGE: Hourly rate based on Qualifications


In exchange for your time and talent, we offer a generous benefit package, including:
  • Fit Pass, Punch Card and program discounts
  • Free fitness membership
  • Program discounts for immediate family members
  • District reimbursement for approved workshops and trainings
  • Facility rental discounts
  • Advance registration for preschool, day camp or After School Club
If interested, please apply early. Recruiting and interviewing will begin immediately.

The Streamwood Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted By

Streamwood Park District

550 South Park Boulevard , Streamwood, IL 60107

At the following locations

Park Place Family Recreation Center

550 South Park Boulevard , Streamwood, IL 60107