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.

Applications for the 2015 season have closed. Thank you for your interest, and stay tuned for information on the 2016 season.

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


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