Working as a Lifeguard

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Lifeguard Ratings

10K Lifeguard reviews for 4K companies

Work/Life Balance
3.9 ★
Compensation & Benefits
3.2 ★
Career Opportunity
3.3 ★
Number of Jobs on Glassdoor

464 Lifeguard Jobs

Lifeguard Reviews

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Moreys' PierMoreys' Pier
Jan 6, 2021

“Working environment was fun and enjoyable”

Typhoon Texas WaterparkTyphoon Texas Waterpark
Deep Water Lifeguard
Nov 18, 2021

“I enjoyed the working environment and the camaraderie.”

Hillside Country Club
Jan 28, 2022

“Being able to enjoy outdoors”

Top Companies for Lifeguard

3.9 ★
18K Jobs
17K Reviews
17K Salaries

A not-for-profit community service organization, YMCA of the USA assists the more than 2,600 individual YMCAs across the country and represents them on both national and international levels. Local YMCAs are leading providers of child care in the US. The facilities also offer programs in aquatics, arts and humanities, education of new immigrants, health and fitness, and teen leadership. Overall, YMCAs serve about 21 million people across the US, which includes about 10 million children under the age of 17. The first YMCA in the US was established in 1851 as an outgrowth of the YMCA movement launched by George Williams in the UK in 1844.

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