Recruitment #21-106-2086


Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is a team of talented professionals, driven by results and customer relationships, and committed to excellence. The effective delivery of programs and community services can provide social, personal, economic, and environmental benefits to last a lifetime. Be a part of something that matters!

Job Description

PRCS- Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs

The Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services is currently seeking qualified applicants for the NEW, full-time, and year round Head Lifeguard positions at the Claude Moore Recreation Center in Sterling, VA and the Dulles South Multipurpose Center in South Riding, VA. The Recreation Centers feature a competition pool as well as a leisure pool with a water slide, children's play area and hot tub. The Head Lifeguard position assists with the recruiting, hiring, training and the supervision of Lifeguard staff. You will employ your unique skills to do important and meaningful work critical to the success of the pool as well as the community as a whole. Good communication skills and self-motivation are traits needed for the successful candidate.

Other duties include:

  • In coordination with the Aquatics Supervisor, directing part-time staff in daily duties
  • Performing daily custodial and maintenance duties to ensure a safe, clean aquatic facility
  • Reconfiguring pool for activities and events and assists with special events
  • Observing and enforcing pool rules and regulations
  • Assisting with clerical duties, including utilizing scheduling software
  • Maintaining required aquatic facility records
  • Providing excellent customer service

The work schedule is flexible and will require early morning, evenings and weekends.

Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!

  • Retirement from the Virginia Retirement System (VRS)
  • Annual leave
  • Sick leave
  • Annual Paid Holidays
  • Group Health Plan
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Exceptional Performance Recognition
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

HIRING RANGE: $16.64-$22.04

Salary Commensurate with Experience

Job Requirements

  • Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma
  • One (1) year aquatics experience including aquatics programming and pool facility management, working with the public, groups and organizations
  • Must have Red Cross Lifeguard Certification, including First Aid and CPR, and Loudoun County Pool Operator's License prior to beginning work

Special Requirements


  • Lifeguarding Instructor, Water Safety Instructor, AED and Supplemental Oxygen certifications
  • Membership in Virginia Recreation and Park Society and the National Recreation and Parks Association are beneficial to the position

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

  • Must undergo a criminal background check

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