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Lifeguard Test Dates and Hourly Payrates

   
Lifeguard Exams By Agency: * 2017
                                               * 2016
                                               * 2015
Lifeguard Payrate By Agency: * 2017
                                                * 2016
                                                * 2015

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County and Agency Exam Date Job Title Starting Payrate
Northern/Central California    
**Butte County
     CAL STATE
Inland Reservoirs/Lakes
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Lake Oroville SRA - Test held at Folsom Lake SRA @
10:00 AM on March 18 (Sat.), 2017
Training : Folsom Lake SRA -- Inland/Lake Session I: Sat/Sun: April 29-30, May 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 2017. Lake Perris SRA -- Inland/Lake Session II: Monday, June 12--Monday, June 19, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Additional info: State Park Lifeguard
Questions: Call 530-538-2711 (Officer Van Pelt)
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**Fresno County
     CAL STATE
Inland Reservoirs/Lakes
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Millerton Lake SRA @ 10:00 AM on March 18 (Sat.), 2017
Training: Folsom Lake SRA -- Inland/Lake Session I: Sat/Sun: April 29-30, May 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 2017. Lake Perris SRA -- Inland/Lake Session II: Monday, June 12--Monday, June 19, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Additional info: State Park Lifeguard
Questions: Call 559-822-2332 (Officer DeLeon)
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**Merced County
     CAL STATE
Inland Reservoirs/Lakes
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
San Luis Reservoir SRA - Test held at Millerton Lake SRA @
10:00 AM on March 18 (Sat.), 2017
Training: Folsom Lake SRA -- Inland/Lake Session I: Sat/Sun: April 29-30, May 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 2017. Lake Perris SRA -- Inland/Lake Session II: Monday, June 12--Monday, June 19, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Additional info: State Park Lifeguard
Questions: Call 209-826-1197 x118 (Officer Moore)
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**Monterey
     County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Monterey St. Beach @ 9:00 AM on March 11 (Sat.), 2017
Training: Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 13,14,20,21,27,28 & June 3,4, 2017. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 9––Friday, June 16, 2017. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 19––Monday, June 26, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**Placer County
     CAL STATE
Inland Reservoir/Lakes
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Folsom Lake SRA @ 10:00 AM on March 18, 2017 (Sat.)
Training: Folsom Lake SRA -- Inland/Lake Session I: Sat/Sun: April 29-30, May 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 2017. Lake Perris SRA -- Inland/Lake Session II: Monday, June 12--Monday, June 19, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Additional info: State Park Lifeguard
Questions: Call 916-988-0205 x248 (Officer Steele)
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**San Mateo County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Half Moon Bay @ 9:00 AM on March 18, 2017 (Sat.)
Training: Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 13,14,20,21,27,28 & June 3,4, 2017. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 9––Friday, June 16, 2017. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 19––Monday, June 26, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**Santa Cruz County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Rio Del Mar State Beach @ 9:00 AM on March 4, 2017 (Sat.)
Training: Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 13,14,20,21,27,28 & June 3,4, 2017. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 9––Friday, June 16, 2017. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 19––Monday, June 26, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**Santa Cruz
     County
     CITY OF SANTA CRUZ
Ocean
Website: Marine Safety Division
Lifeguard HQ (Municipal Wharf) @ 7:30 AM on Sat. March 4 and March 11, 2017
Interviews following tryouts on 3/5 and 3/12 at 1:00 PM.
Call (831) 420-5714 for info.
CLICK HERE for 2017 flyer.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $15.03
Southern California    
**Los Angeles
     County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Leo Carrillo State Park @ 9:00 AM on March 5, 2017 (Sun.)
Training: Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 13,14,20,21,27,28 & June 3,4, 2017. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 9––Friday, June 16, 2017. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 19––Monday, June 26, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**Los Angeles
     County
     CITY OF LONG BEACH
Ocean
Website: longbeachlifeguard.org
LBLG HQ (2100 E. Ocean Blvd.) on March 5, 2017 (Sun.)
Pre-employment Orientation - Feb. 25 at 8:00 AM at LBLG HQ (Sat.)
Call (562) 570-1360 for info.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $19.97
**Los Angeles
     County
     CITY OF LOS ANGELES
Ocean
Websites: lacitylifeguards.org and laparks.org/dos/aquatic/training.htm
Testing closed September 19, 2015.
Email: Citywide.Aquatics@lacity.org
Call (323) 906-7953 for info.
CLICK HERE for Application Details.
Open Water Lifeguard $25.20
**Los Angeles
     County
     LA COUNTY BEACHES
Ocean
Website: http://www.fire.lacounty.gov/lifeguard/
Tentative exam date September 10, 2016
A practice swim will be held on Aug. 20th.
Click Here to view the Flyer.
Posted on LA County Fire Dept - Click Here
Also on LACoFDLifeguards’ Facebook page - Click Here
Call (310) 939-7200 for info.
Seasonal Ocean Lifeguard $24.67
**Los Angeles
     County
     LA CO. LAKES
Inland Reservoirs/Lakes
http://parks.lacounty.gov
Application deadline has passed.
Castaic Pool @ 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM on December 13, 2015
Arcadia Pool @ 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM on December 5, 2015
Call: 661-257-4050 #240 (Castaic), 909-599-8411 (Frank G Bonelli), or 626-334-1065 (Santa Fe Dam) for info.
Training: TBD
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $19.23
**Orange County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: http://www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Huntington State Beach @ 9:00 AM on February 25, 2017 (Sat.)
San Clemente State Beach @ 9:00 AM March 4, 2017 (Sat.)
Crystal Cove State Park @ 9:00 AM on March 5, 2017 (Sun.)
Training: Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 13,14,20,21,27,28 & June 3,4, 2017. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 9––Friday, June 16, 2017. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 19––Monday, June 26, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
For more info. on becoming a Permanent Lifeguard, CLICK HERE
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.76
**Orange County
     CITY OF
       HUNTINGTON BEACH
Ocean
Website: www.surfcity-hb.org/jobs
HB City LGHQ (103 PCH) at 8 AM on Feb. 18, 2017 (Sat.).
Call (714) 536-5285 for additional info.
Training Academy: Sat/Sun: March 25-26, April 1-2, 8-9, 15, 22-23, 29-30 (8am to 6pm)
Seasonal Ocean Lifeguard $17.93
**Orange County
     LAGUNA BEACH
Ocean
Website: www.lagunabeachcity.net/cityhall/marine/default.htm
Main Beach Lifeguard Tower @ 9 AM (Sign-in starts at 7:30am.) on Feb. 25 (Sat.) and March 11 (Sat.), 2017.
Completion of a Waiver is required.
CLICK HERE to begin Application process.
Call (949) 494-6571 Ext: 663 for info. or kbond@lagunabeachcity.net
Training: Mar. 25-26, Apr. 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 2017 (8am-6pm).
Ocean Lifeguard - I $17.78
**Orange County
     LAKE MISSION
       VIEJO
Inland Reservoirs/Lakes
Website: lakemissionviejo.org/07safety/index.html
2 Locations @ 8:00 AM on March 20 (Sun.) and March 26 (Sat.), 2016
Call (949) 770-1313 #218 for info.
Training : April 16-17, 23-24, 30th, May 1, 8, 15, 21-22, 2016
CLICK HERE for details.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $10.65
**Orange County
     CITY OF
       NEWPORT BEACH
Ocean
Website: www.newportlifeguard.org
Newport Beach Pier @ 8:30 AM on March 13, 2016 (Sun.)
Must apply online by Tuesday, March 08 at 5:00 pm
Call (949) 644-3047 for info.
Training: April 16-17, 23-24, 30, May 1, 7-8, 14-15, 2016 at 8 AM
CLICK HERE for Application details. (Click on Lifeguard Trainee at bottom of page.)
Seasonal Ocean Lifeguard $17.10
**Orange County
     CITY OF
       SAN CLEMENTE
Ocean
Website: www.san-clemente.org
Marine Safety HQ check-in at 7 AM on February 25, 2017
Call (949) 361-8219 for info.
Training: April 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, and 30, 2017
CLICK HERE for more info.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $17.31
**Orange County
     CITY OF SEAL BEACH
Ocean
Website: www.sealbeachca.gov/Departments/Marine-Safety-Lifeguards
Marine Safety Headquarters @ 7:30 AM on March 4, 2017 (Sat.)
Call (562) 430-2613 for info.
Mandatory Training : April 22-23, 28-29, 30, May 5-7, 12-14
CLICK HERE for 2017 flyer
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $17.82
**Orange County
     OC LIFEGUARDS
Ocean
Website: www.oclg.org/employment.html
Aliso Beach, Laguna Beach @ 7:30 AM on April 1 and April 8 (Saturdays).
Call (949) 276-5050 for info. or Email: jpatton@oclg.org
CLICK HERE for details(flyer).
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $14.00
**Riverside
     County
     CAL STATE
Inland Reservoir/Lakes
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Lake Perris SRA @ 10:00 AM on March 11, 2017 (Sat.)
Training: Folsom Lake SRA -- Inland/Lake Session I: Sat/Sun: April 29-30, May 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 2017. Lake Perris SRA -- Inland/Lake Session II: Monday, June 12--Monday, June 19, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Additional info: State Park Lifeguard
Questions: Call 951-940-5600 (Officer DeBoer)
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**San Bernardino
     County
     CAL STATE
Inland Reservoir/Lakes
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Silverwood Lake SRA: Test held at Lake Perris SRA @ 10:00 AM on March 11, 2017 (Sat.)
Training: Folsom Lake SRA -- Inland/Lake Session I: Sat/Sun: April 29-30, May 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 2017. Lake Perris SRA -- Inland/Lake Session II: Monday, June 12--Monday, June 19, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Additional info: State Park Lifeguard
Questions: Call 760-389-2064 (Officer Dinnauer)
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**San Diego
     County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Carlsbad @ 9:00 AM on March 11, 2017 (Sat.)
Silver Strand @ 9:00 AM on March 4, 2017 (Sat.)
Training : Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 13,14,20,21,27,28 & June 3,4, 2017. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 9––Friday, June 16, 2017. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 19––Monday, June 26, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**San Diego
     County
     CAMP
       PENDLETON
Ocean
Website: http://usmc-mccs.org/index.cfm/careers/
March 25 (Sat.)and April 2 (Sun), 2017 at 8am.
Locations: (for both dates) - Part 1 at 13 Area Pool, Bldg. 1315 and Part 2 at Del Mar Beach Lifeguard HQ at 21 Area, Bldg. 21591.
All applications must be submitted online at MCCS Careers website between Feb. 27 and April 5, 2017.
Questions? Call Chris Dunn at (760) 725-7437 or 7979 (8am-4pm)
Training: MAY 20, 21, 27, 28, & JUN 3, 4, 10, 2017
CLICK HERE for details (flyer).
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $14.65
**San Diego
     County
     CITY OF CORONADO
Ocean
Website: www.coronado.ca.us
October 1, 2, 3, 2015; January 7, 8, 9, 2016
Sign up:San Diego Regional Lifeguard Academy @ Mira Mar College
Call (619) 522-2625 Damon Bassett
Training: Weekends March 5,6,12,13,19,20; April 2,3, 2016 San Diego
Weekends April 16,17,23,24,30; May 1,7,8, 2016 Oceanside
Weekends May 21,22,28,29; June 4,5,11,12, 2016 San Diego
CLICK HERE for details.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $15.68
**San Diego
     County
     CITY OF DEL MAR
Ocean
Website: www.delmar.ca.us
Student Lifeguard - Temporary/Seasonal
Sat., April 16, 2016 @ 8:00am
Location: 1700 Coast Blvd (Beach Safety Center)
Call (858) 755-1556 for info
Apply and review job description at: www.delmar.ca.us/employment
Academy Training:
May 6-9, 13-15, 20-22, 27-29, 30 (Memorial Day), 2016
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $10.00-$13.12
**San Diego
     County
     CITY OF ENCINITAS
Ocean
Website: http://www.ci.encinitas.ca.us
Wednesdays - Mar. 8, Apr. 12, May 24, and June 21, 2017 at 9am.
Held at Moonlight Beach HQ, Encinitas
Online application only at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/encinitasca/default.cfm
CLICK HERE for details (flyer).
(10–15 positions open for Seasonal Ocean Lifeguards and Junior Lifeguard Instructors)
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $14.74
**San Diego
     County
     CITY OF
       IMPERIAL BEACH
Ocean
Website: www.imperialbeachca.gov/
October 1, 2, 3, 2015; January 7, 8, 9, 2016
Sign up:San Diego Regional Lifeguard Academy @ Mira Mar College
Call (619) 628-1420 Jason Lindquist
Training: Weekends March 5,6,12,13,19,20; April 2,3, 2016 San Diego
Weekends April 16,17,23,24,30; May 1,7,8, 2016 Oceanside
Weekends May 21,22,28,29; June 4,5,11,12, 2016 San Diego
CLICK HERE for details.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $14.85
**San Diego
     County
     CITY OF OCEANSIDE
Ocean
Website: www.ci.oceanside.ca.us
Testing is complete for the 2017 Season
Sign up for San Diego Regional Lifeguard Academy @ Mira Mar College
Call (760) 435-4035 Blake Faumuina
Training: Weekends March 4,5,11,12,18,19,25,26, 2016 San Diego
Weekends April 8,9,15,16,22,23,29,30, 2016 Oceanside
Weekends May 20,21,27,28; June 3,4,10,11, 2016 San Diego
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $14.56
**San Diego
     County
     CITY OF SAN DIEGO
Ocean
Website: www.sandiego.gov/lifeguards/
Testing completed for 2015.  January 7, 8, 9, 2016
Sign up for San Diego Regional Lifeguard Academy @ Mira Mar College
Contact Christine Mrcucci. Email: cmarcucci@sandiego.gov
Training: Weekends March 5,6,12,13,19,20; April 2,3, 2016 San Diego
Weekends April 16,17,23,24,30; May 1,7,8, 2016 Oceanside
Weekends May 21,22,28,29; June 4,5,11,12, 2016 San Diego
CLICK HERE for details.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $16.23
**San Diego
     County
     CITY OF
       SOLANA BEACH
Ocean
Website: www.ci.solana-beach.ca.us
October 1, 2, 3, 2015; January 7, 8, 9, 2016
Sign up for San Diego Regional Lifeguard Academy @ Mira Mar College
Call (858) 755-1569 Greg Uruburu
Training: Weekends March 5,6,12,13,19,20; April 2,3, 2016 San Diego
Weekends April 16,17,23,24,30; May 1,7,8, 2016 Oceanside
Weekends May 21,22,28,29; June 4,5,11,12, 2016 San Diego
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $13.26
**San Luis Obispo
     County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Oceano Dunes SVRA @ 9:00 AM on March 4, 2017 (Sat.)
Training : Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 13,14,20,21,27,28 & June 3,4, 2017. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 9––Friday, June 16, 2017. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 19––Monday, June 26, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**San Luis Obispo
     County
     CITY OF PISMO BEACH
Ocean
Website: www.pismobeach.org/lifeguards
Swim test @ Avila Pier--8:30 AM on March 25, 2017 (Sat).
Apply online HERE.
Application Deadline: March 23rd, 2017.
Call Michelle at (805) 773-7031 or
email mpearson@pismobeach.org for info
Training: May 19-21, 26-28, June 2-4, 2017
2 Flyers: Job Application Details and Pismo Job Description
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $15.86
**San Luis Obispo
     County
     PORT SAN LUIS HARBOR
Ocean
Website: www.portsanluis.com
Testing information not available until mid-January 2016.
Training: TBD
Call (805) 595-5400 for info.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $15.40
**Santa Barbara
     County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Refugio State Beach @ 9:00 AM on March 19, 2017 (Sat.)
Training : Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 13,14,20,21,27,28 & June 3,4, 2017. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 9––Friday, June 16, 2017. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 19––Monday, June 26, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Questions: Call 805-968-3834
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**Santa Barbara
     County
     SANTA BARBARA
       COUNTY and
       CAMPUS POINT
Ocean
Website: www.sbparks.org/aquatics
February 25 or March 25, 2017 at 10am (Goleta Beach)
Training: April 8/9/15/16 at 10am (Arroyo Burro), April 29/30 at 10am (Cachuma Lake), May 20/21 at 10am (Jalama Beach).
Call (805) 729-7508 for info.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $14.00
**Santa Barbara
     County
     SANTA BARBARA CITY
Ocean
Website: www.santabarbaraca.gov/aquatics
April 8 & April 15, 2017 at East Beach (1118 E Cabrillo Blvd)
Training: March 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21 & June 11, 2017
Call (805) 897-2680 for info.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $13.60
**Ventura County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Ventura State Beach @ 9:00 AM on February 26, 2017 (Sun.)
Training : Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 13,14,20,21,27,28 & June 3,4, 2017. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 9––Friday, June 16, 2017. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 19––Monday, June 26, 2017.
CLICK HERE for Flyer.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$14.75
**Ventura County
     PORT HUENEME
Ocean
Website: www.ci.port-hueneme.ca.us
Test information available mid-January 2016.
Call (805) 986-6542 for info.
CLICK HERE for details.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $14.45
**Ventura County
     COUNTY OF VENTURA
Ocean
Websites: www.ventura.org
http://agency.governmentjobs.com/ventura/default.cfm
9:00 AM on May 17, 2014 (Sat)
Call (805) 382-3018 for info.
Training: TBD (probably in June)
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.50