Parks & Rec Lifeguard Candidates

The Salem Parks and Recreation Department will be accepting applications for anyone interested in becoming a lifeguard at the Salem Public Swimming Pool through Thursday, May 20, 2016. Applications may be picked up at the Park and Rec. Office, 201 East Market Street, Salem.

The applicants must have the following on file in the P & R Office:

  1. W-4 form
  2. Copy of Lifeguard Certification and CPR
  3. Lifeguard Application
  4. Work Permit if 17 years of age or under (No one will be hired under the age of 16)

A PRESEASON LIFEGUARD MEETING IS TENATIVELY SET FOR TUESDAY, MAY 23, AT CITY HALL. It is mandatory to attend. Two new guard T-shirts, whistles, lanyards, fanny packs, first aid items, backpacks, and safari style guard hats will be distributed.

If there are questions please call, the P & R Office at 883-2895 or 883-6263 after June 1.

We are looking forward to a great pool season. We will be offering special free swim days throughout the summer. As a reminder, the pool has a chair lift and stairs, ADA compliant AND SUNSCREEN IS FURNISHED.