CRC Needs Lifeguards

Want to make a difference in the lives of children and work outside at a fun summer job? The Cincinnati Recreation Commission is hiring 63 more lifeguards to staff the pools for the summer. CRC hires more than 225 lifeguards for the summer season.

The next lifeguard training class begins Friday, May 3 at 5:45 p.m. at Mt. Auburn Indoor Pool; 270 Southern Ave. 45219. Class runs Fridays 5:45 – 8:45 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. for two weekends through May 12. Please see the Aquatics & Pools section of this website for more details on upcoming Lifeguard Training Classes.

Lifeguards must be age 15 or older and will start earning $8.31 per hour. Previous lifeguard experience counts toward higher pay rates – up to $9.69 per hour. Complete training is provided through CRC’s American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Classes.

CRC lifeguards must meet a variety of swimming requirements including a 300 yard swim using freestyle and breaststroke. To help prepare for these swim requirements, Swim Stroke Clinics are offered Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:45 – 8:45 p.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Mt. Auburn Indoor Pool; 270 Southern Ave. 45219.

Please visit the Aquatics & Pools section of this website or call (513) 357-POOL (7665) for more information.