*All applicants must have current American Red Cross Lifeguard Training/First Aid, and CPR/AED certifications as of May 9, 2015.
Courses are offered throughout the valley; please see below for classes offered through City of Peoria (please note that the certifications must be American Red Cross). Completion of the Junior Lifeguard program and/or City of Peoria courses does not guarantee employment with the City.
How to Apply -
Step 1 - Complete American Red Cross required training courses.
Step 2 - Complete application online www.peoriaaz.gov/jobs/. Applications must be completed before water testing:
Applications received by March 15, 2015 may water test on either test date.
Applications received after March 15, 2015 and before May 3, 2015 must water test on May 9, 2015.
Applications will be accepted between until May 3, 2015. No late applications will be accepted.
Certifications must be current as of your water test date.
Step 3 - All applicants must attend one of the City of Peoria Water Test and Interview Process:
Date #1: Saturday, March 21, 2015, Sunrise Pool - 21321 N. 86th Dr., 8:00am.
Date #2: Saturday, May 9, 2015, Sunrise Pool - 21321 N. 86th Dr., 1:00pm.
All applicants must bring: Current American Red Cross certifications, Government issued photo ID (high school ID's ok), and suit and towel.
Step 4 - Candidates will be notified if selected for hire by 5:00pm on Friday, May 15, 2015. You must bring Social Security
card and Government issued photo ID to a mandatory paperwork meeting at 5:30pm on Monday, May 11, 2015 at the
Development & Community Services Building - 9875 N. 85th Ave. if selected. Those under 18 will need to bring their parent/guardian for new hire paperwork.
Lifeguard Training - Successful completion of the course includes certifications in Lifeguard Training/First Aid, CPR/AED for the Professional Lifeguard, Oxygen Administration and Bloodborne Pathogens. Participants must be 15 years old by the end of the class and be able to swim freestyle/breaststroke for 300 yards and retrieve a 10 pound brick from the bottom of the pool on the first day. Students must be prepared to do in-water and out of water activities on each day.
Fee: $125 Residents / $155 Non-Residents
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