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Lifeguard Test Dates and Hourly Payrates

   
Lifeguard Exams By Agency: * 2016
                                               * 2015
                                               * 2014
Lifeguard Payrate By Agency: * 2016
                                                * 2015
                                                * 2014

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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 April 30 (Sat.), 2016
Training : Lake Perris SRA - June 13-20, 2016 (8 days /80+ hrs)
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**Fresno County
     CAL STATE
Inland Reservoirs/Lakes
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Millerton Lake SRA @ 10:00 AM on April 16 (Sat.), 2016
Training : Lake Perris SRA - June 13-20, 2016 (8 days /80+ hrs)
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**Merced County
     CAL STATE
Inland Reservoirs/Lakes
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
San Luis Reservoir SRA @ 10:00 AM on April 23 (Sat.), 2016
Training : Lake Perris SRA - June 13-20, 2016 (8 days /80+ hrs)
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**Monterey
     County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Monterey St. Beach @ 9:00 AM on March 12 (Sat.), 2016
Training: Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 14,15,21,22,28,29 & June 4,5, 2016. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 10––Friday, June 17, 2016. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 20––Monday, June 27, 2016.
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**Placer County
     CAL STATE
Inland Reservoir/Lakes
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Folsom Lake SRA @ 10:00 AM on April 3, 2016 (Sun.) and @ 10:00 AM on April 24, 2016 (Sun.)
Training: Lake Perris SRA - June 13-20, 2016 (8 days /80+ hrs)
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**San Mateo County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Half Moon Bay @ 9:00 AM on March 13, 2016 (Sun.)
Training: Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 14,15,21,22,28,29 & June 4,5, 2016. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 10––Friday, June 17, 2016. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 20––Monday, June 27, 2016.
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**Santa Cruz County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Rio Del Mar State Beach @ 9:00 AM on March 5, 2016 (Sat.)
Training: Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 14,15,21,22,28,29 & June 4,5, 2016. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 10––Friday, June 17, 2016. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 20––Monday, June 27, 2016.
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**Santa Cruz
     County
     CITY OF SANTA CRUZ
Ocean
Website: Marine Safety Division
Lifeguard HQ, #1 Santa Cruz Wharf @ 9:00 AM on Sat. March 7 and March 14, 2015
Interviews following tryouts on 3/8 and 3/15 at 1:00 PM.
Call (831) 420-6015 for info.
CLICK HERE for 2015 flyer.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $13.37
Southern California    
**Los Angeles
     County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Leo Carrillo St. Park @ 9:00 AM on March 6, 2016 (Sun.)
Training: Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 14,15,21,22,28,29 & June 4,5, 2016. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 10––Friday, June 17, 2016. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 20––Monday, June 27, 2016.
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**Los Angeles
     County
     CITY OF LONG BEACH
Ocean
Website: longbeachlifeguard.org
LBLG HQ (2100 E. Ocean Blvd.) on March 6, 2016 (Sun.)
Pre-employment Orientation - Feb. 27 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 27, 2016 (Sat.)
San Clemente State Beach @ 9:00 AM March 5, 2016 (Sat.)
Crystal Cove State Park @ 9:00 AM on March 6, 2016 (Sun.)
Training: Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 14,15,21,22,28,29 & June 4,5, 2016. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 10––Friday, June 17, 2016. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 20––Monday, June 27, 2016.
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**Orange County
     CITY OF
       HUNTINGTON BEACH
Ocean
Website: www.surfcity-hb.org/jobs
HB City LGHQ (103 PCH) at 8 AM on May 22, 2016 (Sun).
Call (714) 374-1752 for additional info.
Training Academy: June 19th through June 30th (8am to 6pm)
Seasonal Ocean Lifeguard $16.99
**Orange County
     LAGUNA BEACH
Ocean
Website: www.lagunabeachcity.net/cityhall/marine/default.htm
Main Beach White Lifeguard Tower @ 9 AM (Sign-in starts at 7:30am.) on Feb. 27 (Sat.) and March 12 (Sat.), 2016.
Attendance at one test session is required.
Feb. 27 Test - Application Deadline: 11pm Friday, Feb. 26
Mar. 12 Test - Application Deadline: 11pm Friday, Mar. 11
CLICK HERE for Overview.
CLICK HERE for Details.
Call (949) 494-6571 Ext: 663 for info. or kbond@lagunabeachcity.net
Training: Mar. 26-27, Apr. 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 2016.
Ocean Lifeguard - I $19.63
**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 at 7 AM on February 27, 2016
Call (949) 361-8219 for info.
Training: April 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, and May 1, 2016
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 April 3, 2016 (Sun.)
Call (562) 430-2613 for info.
Mandatory Training : April 23-24, 29-30, May 1, 6-8, 21-22
CLICK HERE for 2016 flyer
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $17.82
**Orange County
     OC LIFEGUARDS
Ocean
Website: www.oclifeguards.org/employment.html
Aliso Beach, Laguna Beach @ 7:30 AM on March 19 and March 26, 2016 (Saturdays).
LG Training Academy: April 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-May 1, May 7-8, 2016 (5 weeks).
Call (949) 276-5050 for info. or Email: jpatton@oclg.org
CLICK HERE for details(flyer).
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $13.00-$15.25
**Riverside
     County
     CAL STATE
Inland Reservoir/Lakes
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Lake Perris SRA @ 10:00 AM on April 9, 2016 (Sat.)
Call (951) 940-5600 for info
Training : Lake Perris SRA - June 13-20, 2016 (8 days /80+ hrs)
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**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 April 9, 2016 (Sat.)
Training : Lake Perris SRA - June 13-20, 2016 (8 days /80+ hrs)
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**San Diego
     County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Carlsbad @ 9:00 AM on March 12, 2016 (Sat.)
Silver Strand @ 9:00 AM on March 5, 2016 (Sat.)
Training : Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 14,15,21,22,28,29 & June 4,5, 2016. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 10––Friday, June 17, 2016. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 20––Monday, June 27, 2016.
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**San Diego
     County
     CAMP
       PENDLETON
Ocean
Website: http://usmc-mccs.org/index.cfm/careers/
14 Area Pool, Bldg. 14116 @ 8:00 AM on March 26 (Sat) and April 3 (Sun), 2016.
Call (760) 725-7979 for info. (Lt. Chris Dunn)
Applications must be submitted online between Mar. 7 and Apr. 6, 2016.
Training: May 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, June 4, 2016.
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
October 1, 2, 3, 2015; January 7, 8, 9, 2016
Sign up:San Diego Regional Lifeguard Academy @ Mira Mar College
Call (760) 633-2750 David Brown
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 $14.74
**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
October 1, 2, 3, 2015; January 7, 8, 9, 2016
Sign up for San Diego Regional Lifeguard Academy @ Mira Mar College
Call (760) 435-4015 Blake Faumuina
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 $13.63
**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 5, 2016 (Sat.)
Training : Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 14,15,21,22,28,29 & June 4,5, 2016. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 10––Friday, June 17, 2016. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 20––Monday, June 27, 2016.
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**San Luis Obispo
     County
     CITY OF PISMO BEACH
Ocean
Website: www.pismobeach.org/lifeguards
Swim test @ Avila Pier--8:30 AM on March 19 (Sat).
Apply online at our website.
Application Deadline: March 17th, 2016.
Call (805) 773-7031 or email cpacheco@pismobeach.org for info
Training: June 13 (Mon.) through June 24 (Fri.), 2016 at Pismo Beach Fire Dept.
2 Flyers: Job Announcement and Description
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $15.40
**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
Gaviota State Beach @ 9:00 AM on March 12, 2016 (Sat.)
Training : Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 14,15,21,22,28,29 & June 4,5, 2016. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 10––Friday, June 17, 2016. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 20––Monday, June 27, 2016.
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**Santa Barbara
     County
     SANTA BARBARA
       COUNTY and
       CAMPUS POINT
Ocean
Website: www.sbparks.org/aquatics
February 28 or March 6, 2016 at 10am (Goleta Beach)
Training: March 19/20 at 10am (Arroyo Burro), April 16/17 at 10am (Cachuma Lake), May 21/22 at 10am (Arroyo Burro).
Call (805) 729-7508 for info.
CLICK HERE for application and other details.
Seasonal Tower Lifeguard $14.00
**Ventura County
     CAL STATE
Ocean
Website: www.parks.ca.gov/aquaticsafety
Ventura State Beach @ 9:00 AM on February 28, 2016 (Sun.)
Training : Huntington State Beach––Ocean Session I: Sat/Sun: May 14,15,21,22,28,29 & June 4,5, 2016. Ocean Session II: Friday, June 10––Friday, June 17, 2016. Ocean Session III: Monday, June 20––Monday, June 27, 2016.
CLICK HERE for details.
Lifeguard
Seasonal - I
$15.33
**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