Dekalb County Summer Lifeguards Needed

June 15, 2016

DeKalb County Recreation, Parks & Cultural Affairs

Hiring More Summer Lifeguards

DECATUR, Ga.–The DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs is continuing to hire lifeguards for the 2016 swimming season. All applicants must be age 18 or older to apply.

Those applying for county pool lifeguard positions are required to submit proof of current certification in CPR, first aid, lifeguarding and water safety instruction, provided by the Red Cross, YMCA or other nationally-recognized aquatic training programs. All applicants selected will be required to successfully complete drug and alcohol screening and criminal background check prior to employment.

To apply for a summer lifeguard position with DeKalb County, complete an online application at and click the “job opportunities” link or contact Justin Blanton at 404-371-6270.

For more information, contact LaShanda Davis, public education specialist, at 404-371-3643.