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 2016 season are now being accepted. The deadline for Area Supervisors/Assistant Director is Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. For Beach Captains and Lifeguards, the deadline is Sunday, March 5, 2016 at 5:00pm AST. Thank you for your interest

Job Descriptions

ABC Job Description 2016
Area Supervisor Job Description 2016
Assistant Director Technical Operations Job Description 2016

Beach Captain Job Description 2016

Lifeguard Job Description 2016

LSS Summer Program Coordinator Job Description 2016

Public Realtions Officer 2016

Special Events Officer Job Description 2016

Youth Development and Safety Officer Job Description 2016

How to Apply

All Applications must be submitted via our Online Application process.

  1. Complete your application directly over the web by using our ONLINE APPLICATION FORM


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