California Prop 64 & Lifeguard Employment

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As of January 2018 California will increase its implementation of Prop 64 which legalizes recreational marijuana for individuals 21 and over with restrictions however Golden State Lifeguards in addition to many other organizations opposed Prop 64 for the obvious reasons. What does this mean for Golden State Lifeguards? It means… Continue reading

Lifeguard Shortage, Entitlements & Political Correctness

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We understand that an ongoing theme in many of our blogs, Facebook and Twitter posts has to do with the severe national lifeguard shortage but unfortunately this subject is not going away anytime soon. With the past elections, we are predicting the problem will get much worse before it gets… Continue reading

Recreational Marijuana & Employment

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As of 11/8/2016, California voters let their voice be heard on proposition 64 which now allows anyone over age 21 to possess and use marijuana on a recreational basis. In response to the narrow victory, we are now making adjustments to our employment & recruitment protocols that may not be… Continue reading

And The Lifeguard Shortage Continues!

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This is that time of year when many cities and counties across the nation attempt to fill their lifeguard rosters for the summer however as we have seen the devastating lifeguard shortage only gets worse year after year. We have been made aware of one particular story coming out of… Continue reading

Severe Southern California Lifeguard Shortage

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Golden State Lifeguards is now in its 4th week of aggressive recruitment for ocean & pool lifeguards in the Southern California region and so far has not been able to hire any new candidates due to what is turning out to be one of the most severe lifeguard shortages ever… Continue reading