Employment

The Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service hires seasonal lifeguard staff to work from mid-June to the end of August. Minimum requirements are National Lifeguard Service Certification, Standard First Aid Certification Certification.

All applicants are required to complete a verbal interview, multiple choice test, 500m swim, 3.2km run, and 50m manikin carry.

Application for the 2015 season has started.

Open Positions

Area Supervisor
Assistant Director

Deadlines are Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 for these two

Lifeguard
Acting Beach Captain
Beach Captain
Youth Development and Safety Officer
Special Events Officer

Deadline for these is Thursday, March 5, 2015

POSITION APPLICATION
DEADLINE
JOB DESCRIPTION
Area Supervisor Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 pdf
Assistant Director Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 pdf
Lifeguard Thursday, March 5, 2015 pdf
Acting Beach Captain Thursday, March 5, 2015 pdf
Beach Captain Thursday, March 5, 2015 pdf
Youth Development and Safety Officer Thursday, March 5, 2015 pdf
Special Events Officer Thursday, March 5, 2015 pdf

How to Apply

There are two options for submitting your application:

  1. Complete your application directly over the web by using our ONLINE APPLICATION FORM; OR
  2. Download our 2015 Employment Application in PDF format and submit your application by mail.

Options for Submitting Your Application

  1. Submit your application online;
  2. Mail it to us;
    Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service
    14 Purcell's Cove Road
    Halifax NS   B3N 1R4


  3. Fax it to us: (902) 477-6216

Questions?

Please contact us if you have any questions about job opportunities or the application process.