Lifeguards and Swim instructors

Job Type

Part Time


Details: Pay rate depends on years of expereince.




99 Dartmouth St

United States


The Malden YMCA has openings for certified lifeguards and Swim Instructors to work starting immediately!

Positions and shifts are available.

Our pool hours are;

Monday thru Friday 5:15am - 10:00pm

Saturday 7:15am - 8:00pm

Sunday 7:45am - 6:00pm

We are looking for also looking for OPENER Lifeguards for the 5:15 am to 9:00 am. This position is paid at a rate of $16.00 and up per hour.

Pay Range: Depends on years of experience and certifications.

Expected schedule:

Applicant must be able to work at least 3 shifts per week. Must work one weekend shift and one week night.

Responsibilities for all positions: 

*Ensure safety of swimmers by preventing and responding to emergencies 

*Maintain constant surveillance of patrons in the facility 

*Provide emergency care and treatment in other parts of the building when required 

*Perform various maintenance duties as directed to maintain a clean and safe facility 

*Enforce pool and YMCA rules 

*Test pool chlorine and pH 

*Follow directions from Aquatics Director, Assistant Aquatics Director and Head Lifeguards 

*Previous experience teaching swim lessons a plus.

Requirements: (ask about our Lifesaver Certification course)

*American Red Cross, YMCA, or equivalent certification in Lifeguarding and First Aid, and CPR for the Professional Rescuer/Lifeguard 

*WSI a plus

*16 years old or older 

*Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations 

*Ability to conduct oneself professionally and responsibly in all facets of the job 

*Ability to follow routine verbal and written instructions promptly and to the best of one's ability

Complimentary individual membership (a value of $612) and 20% off all Malden YMCA programs.

Qualified candidates should reply to this ad. Applications are located on our webpage at under employment opportunities.


Complimentary membership a ($720 value). Parking available and a 5 minute walk from the Malden T station.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Malden YMCA

Attn: Rosemarie Anastasiades, Aquatic Director

99 Dartmouth Street

Malden, MA 02148

781-324-7680 #214