Application for Lifeguard Employment
If you are interested in a lifeguard opportunity at Scarborough Beach State Park, please be aware of the following:
All lifeguards returning for lifeguard employment will be required to complete the 500 meter swim tests in 10 minutes or less. The swim tests are administered two times each season.
In addition, all lifeguards will have a complete medical screening performed by a certified physician, prior to employment. Each candidate for employment must have been classified as medically competent to perform the duties of an open water lifeguard.
The lifeguard staff at Scarborough Beach State Park will participate in a yearly program, as part of the lifeguard curriculum, to include considerations when using a helicopter for rescue purposes.
In addition, the curriculum will include considerations when assisting a disabled vessel and passengers on board.