Apply to be a Lifeguard

Do you love to swim and be around the water? Then becoming a lifeguard may be for you. Lifeguards with the City of Poway maintain a safe environment at the Swim Center year round, work in a dynamic team environment, and regularly interact with swimmers of all ages. We accept applications year round and hire based on the needs of the facility.

Find out more about employment opportunities online.

Need to get your lifeguard certification? Check out our current schedule of classes here.
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  1. SUMMER HOURS
    JUNE 17-August 18


    Adult Lap Swim: 


    Mon/Wed/Fri (Long Course)
    5:30 AM - 7:00 AM 
    Monday-Thursday 
    9:15 AM - 7:00 PM
    Friday
    11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Sat/Sun
    10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

    Recreational Swim: 


    Monday-Thursday
    1:00 - 5:30 PM
    Friday
    11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Sat/Sun
    1:00 - 5:00 PM
    Splash Pad: 
    Monday-Thursday
    9:15 AM - 7:00 PM
    Friday
    11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Sat/Sun
    10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
    Family Swim:
    Sat/Sun
    10:30 AM - 1:00 PM


  2. SPRING HOURS
    April 8 - June 16


    Adult Lap Swim: 


    Mon/Wed/Fri 
    6:30 AM - 8:30 AM 
    10:30 AM - 7:00 PM* 
    Tues/Thurs (Long Course 50  meters) 
    6:30 AM - 1:30 PM 
    Tues/Thurs (Short Course)
    2:00 - 7:00 PM
    Sat/Sun
    10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

    Recreational Swim: 


    Mon/Wed/Fri 
    10:30 AM - 7:00 PM* ?
    Tues/Thurs 
    8:00 AM - 7:00 PM 
    Sat/Sun
    1:00 - 5:00 PM
    Family Swim:
    Sat/Sun
    10:30 AM - 1:00 PM

    SUMMER HOURS
    BEGINNING JUNE 17


    Adult Lap Swim: 


    Mon/Wed/Fri (Long Course)
    5:30 AM - 7:00 AM 
    Monday-Thursday 
    9:15 AM - 7:00 PM
    Friday
    11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Sat/Sun
    10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

    Recreational Swim: 


    Monday-Thursday
    1:00 - 5:30 PM
    Friday
    11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Sat/Sun
    1:00 - 5:00 PM
    Splash Pad: 
    Monday-Thursday
    9:15 AM - 7:00 PM
    Friday
    11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Sat/Sun
    10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
    Family Swim:
    Sat/Sun
    10:30 AM - 1:00 PM



     




  3. Location

    13094 Civic Center Drive
    Poway, CA 92064 Map

    Swim Center

    Ph: 858-668-4680

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