Swimming Pool Employment

The City of Selah is accepting applications for seasonal employees for the City Swimming Pool, including cashiers, lifeguards, and head lifeguards.

Lifeguards are responsible for patrolling the pool in order to maintain the absolute safety of the facility. Duties include, but are not limited to, enforcing rules, supervising swimmers in assigned areas of the pools during its use, preventing accidents, maintaining discipline, making rescues when necessary, and applying first aid and resuscitation techniques when needed.

Starting pay will be based on job position and previous experience. The designated pay rates can be found on page two of our 2017 Salary Ordinance. A pre-employment drug screening will be required of all public safety employees. For additional information contact Human Resources at andrew.potter@selahwa.gov or by calling 509-698-7330. Applications must be submitted to Selah City Hall, 115 West Naches Ave, Selah, WA 98942. Positions are open until filled; first review on April 1, 2017.

The Swimming Pool Job Application must be completed for you to be considered, even if you have worked for the City previously. Interested parties may also submit a cover letter and/or resume addressed to Andrew Potter but are not required to do so.

Here is a complete job description for the Lifeguard Job Description; the Head Lifeguard position is very similar.