Aquatic Staff & Job Opportunities

Aquatics Director

Lea Reihs 
(336) 447-8439 

Assistant Aquatics Director

Anne Nicholson
(336) 222-5043

Part-Time Job Opportunities in aquatics

**For the most current employment opportunities click here.


Starting Salary - $10.50 per hour
Must be 16 years of age or older and have acquired current Lifeguard Training certification by date of hire. 
The City of Burlington's Recreation & Parks Department is seeking capable swimmers to lifeguard at Burlington Aquatic facilities. Hours vary and are flexible in nature. Both year-round and seasonal shifts are available. During the school year, lifeguards able to work daytime shifts are in high demand. With the opening of an exciting new outdoor facility this summer, we are in need of a large staff of qualified lifeguards to operate our four Aquatic facilities.
This position is responsible for supervising the safe use of public aquatic facilities by swimmers and patrons.The position enforces safety regulations in a skilled, professional, and friendly manner. Lifeguards are also responsible for general pool maintenance and other related duties as assigned. Participation in mandatory in-service training is required.

Apply online via
Call for more information 336-222-5043.


Interested in a Lifeguard Position with us, but not certified?
We will provide

FREE training

to qualified applicants! Info here!


Salary - $14.00 per hour
Must be 16 years of age or older to apply. Must be able to swim. 
Previous experience either on a swim team or teaching lessons is required. 
WSI certification preferred.
Responsible for teaching group swim lessons to ages 6 months – adult.  
Open Until Filled.
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PART-TIME Aquatic Receptionist


Salary $8.50 per hour
Performs routine clerical work in a variety of tasks requiring a qualified typist; does related work as required. Includes weekend hours.
This is a seasonal position from May to September. Scheduled hours not to exceed 1,000/year.
Open Until Filled. Interested applicants should apply online via