Applications available for on-call county lifeguards

LIHU‘E — The Ocean Safety Bureau is now accepting applications for on-call lifeguards, a county news release states.

Applicants must be at least 18 years old, and have a valid driver’s license and a high school diploma or a combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school.

In addition, applicants must meet health and physical condition standards deemed necessary for an on-call lifeguard, as well as pass a physical agility test scheduled on Nov. 16. No make-up tests will be allowed for vacation, illness or personal business, the release states.

Eligible candidates will be notified approximately a week prior to the physical agility test.

The pay rate for the on-call lifeguard position is $12 per hour.

Those interested in the position can apply online at

The deadline to turn in applications and all supporting documents is Wednesday, Nov. 2.

The duties of an on-call lifeguard include: patrol beach at an assigned tower to protect life; prevent accidents; enforce safety regulations; assist people in distress; as well as perform all other related duties.

In addition, on-call lifeguards must be able to work weekends and holidays.

For more information, call the Department of Personnel Services at 241-4956.


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