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Become a Lifeguard with the City of San Ramon

Being a Lifeguard is much more than just another job. Why should you become a Lifeguard?

  • Learn Important Safety Skills
  • Stand Out on Your College Applications
  • Gain Leadership Experience- Great Pay
  • Work with Friends and Make New Ones
  • Have Fun and Hang Out at the Pool

We are currently recruiting to hire Jr. Lifeguards, Lifeguards, Senior Lifeguards, Assistant Pool Managers, and Pool Managers for Spring & Summer Employment 2018.  

Check out our current opportunities and apply online today!

Not certified?  No problem, take a Lifeguard Training Class and get an early jump on your job hunt! For more information visit the Lifeguard Training menu below.  

If you successfully complete a City of San Ramon Lifeguard class, participants that get hired and work as a Lifeguard for the City of San Ramon will be eligible to receive a $50 reimbursement toward the training class fee!

Picture of Lifeguards having a good time with text Joing our Team

For more information, please contact Kevin Boggs, Interim Aquatics Coordinator at 925-973-3246 or kboggs@sanramon.ca.gov


Training Opportunities:

Lifeguard Training

Lifeguard Training

Start preparing for one of the best jobs in town – Lifeguarding poolside! The American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course provides participants with the entry level knowledge and skills required to prevent, recognize and respond to emergencies.

Successful completion of all practical skills and written tests will provide certifications in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR/AED for Lifeguards, First Aid for Public Safety Personnel, Oxygen Administration and Preventing Disease Transmission.

Scholarships are available for this program. Resuscitation mask and lifeguard pack are provided.

Prerequisites: Must be 15 years old, able to swim 300 yards non-stop using freestyle and breast stroke, recover a 10lb weight from 7ft of water and tread water for 2 minutes with no hands. Upcoming classes:

Upcoming Classes:

March Lifeguard Training

Act #107279  -  $229(R)/$286(N)
Location: San Ramon Olympic Pool
March 13-24, 2018
Tues/Thur     5:00pm-9:00pm
Sat                     8:00am-5:00pm

 Spring Break Lifeguard Training

Act #107280 -  $229(R)/$286(N)
Location: San Ramon Olympic Pool
April 2-6, 2018
Mon - Fri       9:15am-3:45pm

April Lifeguard Training

Act #107281  -  $229(R)/$286(N)
Location: San Ramon Olympic Pool
April 9-21, 2018
Mon/Wed     5:00pm-9:00pm
Sat                     8:00am-5:00pm

If you successfully complete a City of San Ramon Lifeguard class, participants that get hired and work as a Lifeguard for the City of San Ramon will be eligible to receive a $50 reimbursement toward the training class fee!

Click here for more information on class times and how to register. 

For questions or more information, please contact us.

Lifeguard Instructor Training

Lifeguard Instructor Training

The American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Training course prepares participants to use course and presentation materials, conduct lifeguard training courses and evaluate the progress of course participants.

Successful completion of all practical skills and written tests will provide certification in Lifeguard Instructor.

Prerequisites:

Must be 17 years old, currently certified as an ARC Lifeguard and able to demonstrate all skills sufficiently. Participants will also be required to complete an online pre-course prior to the first day of class.

No classes currently scheduled.

For questions or more information, please contact us.

Water Safety Instructor Training

Water Safety Instructor Training

The American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Training course prepares participants to teach ARC Learn-to-Swim and Water Safety Courses. Instructors will learn to use course materials, plan and conduct classes as well as evaluate student progress.

Successful completion of all practical skills and written tests will provide certification in ARC Water Safety Instructor.

Prerequisites:

Must be 16 years old, able to swim the four competitive strokes, sidestroke and elementary backstroke. Participants will also be required to complete a portion of the class online.

Upcoming classes:

5 Classes $250(R/GO)/$313(N)
San Ramon Olympic Pool
2/15 - 2/24 Act# 106565
Tue, Thu 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am- 3:00 pm

For questions or more information, please contact us.

The City of San Ramon is a licensed training provider of the American Red Cross.  

American Red Cross Licensed Training Provider