Aquatic Center Jobs



Join the City of Ventura's team of water safety professionals at the state-of-the-art aquatic center. This complex features a 50-meter competition pool, 25-meter recreation pool, a zero-depth entry water playground and two 20-foot waterslides. Enjoy your summer while working outside at this beautiful facility!


Applicants do not have to posses the required certifications to attend the physical assessment test dates listed below. If invited to attend the Lifeguard Recruitment Training program, the City of Ventura will provide the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Challenge course at no cost to the applicant. Those applying for Lifeguard II-Swim Instructor positions are required to obtain their Water Safety Instructor certification prior to employment independently.


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Lifeguard Tryouts:

Fridays, March 17 & 24, 6-7 pm, Saturdays, March 18 & 25, 10-11:30 am, Sundays, March 19 & 26, 9-10 am 

Lifeguard Recruitment Training:

April 7, 8, 9, 22, & 23