Welcome to the Golden State Lifeguards employment portal.
We are seeking mature, responsible and reliable candidates who share a passion for water safety. We are also seeking candidates who understand what accountability and responsibility means to the overall success of the position applied for.
Please view the list below and click on the position you are interested in, apply if you meet the prerequisites.
Our lifeguards are some of the most sought after for private events, private beaches, yacht charters and any type of aquatic setting. Traditionally our lifeguards have been 21 years of age of older and represent agencies such as Los Angeles County Lifeguards, California State Lifeguards and Los Angeles City Aquatics however anyone over 18 years of age may apply. They bring with them a passion for making an impact through their service which is what separates us from any other provider in the Southern California region. Our professionalism can’t be matched!
We are a unique operation as we have a strict chain of command and expect a lot of our lifeguard staff. This is the perfect employment opportunity for those who are seeking to become EMT’s or firefighters. Lifeguarding is in fact a gateway job to a career as a first responder.
We have the following aquatic safety openings:
All positions with the exception of contract assignments are part-time, on-call
- Ocean Lifeguards
$26.00 per hour
- Yacht Charter Lifeguards
$26.00 per hour
Marina Del Rey, CA
- Pool Party Lifeguards
$25.00 per hour + tips
- Pool Facility Lifeguards
$18.00 – $25.00 per hour, DOE
Misc. Positions open:
- Pool Party Game Coaches (Non-Lifeguard)
$20.00 per hour
- Pool Monitor (Non-Lifeguard)
$18.00 per hour
We have the following support positions open:
- Yacht Charter Sales Execs
Commission based – $250.00 to $2,200.00 per booking
*All candidates will be screened, interviewed and if necessary skills tested DOE.
*Lateral candidates from municipal lifeguard/fire based agencies encouraged to apply.
*All candidates will be swim tested DOE.
*We do not sponsor H-1B work Visas.
ONLINE APPLICATION – CLICK HERE
Golden State Lifeguards was the official provider for The Beach Club (Santa Monica North) from 2016 – 2022
Golden State Lifeguards was the official provider to Malibu West Beach Club (Zuma) from 2021 – 2022
LEGAL NOTICE: Golden State Lifeguards is a California AB5 compliant company. We do not subcontract or hire independent contractors. All staff are employees of Golden State Lifeguards and subject to state/federal tax withholdings via payroll.
Golden State Lifeguards does not require proof of vaccination and does not mandate vaccines for employees or candidates for employment.