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Salary:  $13.27

Information on the Become a Lifeguard at the State Park position

Become a Lifeguard for the State Park!  Now is the time to start thinking about summer!  The New York State Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is looking for qualified candidates at State Parks across New York. 

Prior to Employment, State Parks Lifeguards Must:

1.  Be at least 16 years old

2. Have current certification in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR for the professional rescuer.

3. Successfully complete the NYS lifeguard qualifying procedure. 

4. Successfully complete a personal interview with the hiring agency. 

Candidates must meet medical standards to be eligible.  Training and certifications can be covered by the NYS Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation.  For more information, visit us at