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City Hall:  500 N. Chestnut Ave, Oconto Falls
Mail delivery:  PO Box 70, Oconto Falls, WI  54154

City of Oconto Falls East Side Beach Seasonal Positions

Beach Supervisor-Seasonal

$17.00 per hour

Seasonal: Preseason (March-April) Beach Season (May to September)


Required Experience: Minimum two years supervising lifeguard experience, customer service, working with high school students, cash handling.

Preferred: One year managing an outdoor aquatic facility

Preferred Certifications/Licenses: Valid American Red Cross Lifeguard/CPR/AED/First Aid Certification; American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Certification-

Hours: Preseason: (March to April) 5-10 hours per week

Beach Season: (May to September) Minimum 25-30 Hours Week , Nights, Weekends, Holidays

Education: Required: High School Diploma.

Skill in: Providing necessary emergency care and leading and directing staff, leadership in emergency situations.

Seasonal Head Lifeguard

$15.00 – $16.00 per hour

Seasonal: (May to September)

30 to 35 Hours per week during Season


Experience: At least one year managing an outdoor aquatic facility-

preferred; Experience with Customer Service, Cash Handling.

Certifications/Licenses: Valid American Red Cross Lifeguard/CPR/AED/First Aid Certification; American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Certification-

Other Requirements: Must be at least 16 years of age, working nights, weekends, holidays.


The Head Lifeguard is responsible for assisting in the planning, promotion, development, coordination and supervision of beach facilities, programs, and staff.

Relationships: Reports to: Beach Supervisor

Works with seasonal employees on a regular basis and communicates with other division employees, professional staff, lifeguards, Beach patrons, and the public.

Knowledge of: water safety principles and emergency procedures.

Certified Lifeguards – East Side Beach

$13.00 – $15.00 per hour

Hours: Flexible

Seasonal (Memorial Day to Labor Day)

Education/Certifications/Experience Requirements

REQUIRED: Must have current Certified Lifeguard Training. Water Safety Instructor (W.S.I.); First-aid Basics; and C.P.R. for the Professional Rescuer Certifications with AED Certifications; and working nights, weekends, holidays.

Possess the strength and endurance to perform all lifesaving and first-aid procedures while under the most difficult situations.

Complete knowledge of all swimming and water safety programs.

Must be 15 years of age or older by May.

EXPERIENCE: Knowledge and/or background of the specific program

Ability and/ or experience to work with varied age groups, including children

Ability to take direction

Ability to understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions

Examples of Duties


Responsible for supervision of assigned facility during work hours (including, but not limited to, security, cleanliness, and safety)

Encourage children to participate in activities through positive reinforcement

Serve as a positive role model to the participants

Continually train on emergency action plans, including by not limited to roles and responsibilities, rescue skills, and CPR and AED use

Respond to emergency situations, following established emergency protocols

Complete necessary paperwork specific to job responsibilities (attendance forms, accident/incident report forms, facility checklists, etc.)

Perform set-up and take-down of program related equipment

Greets patrons to sell concessions, operates cash register and performs transactions.

Communicates clearly and effectively with patrons.

Volunteer Forms

Adult Volunteer Form

Minor Volunteer Form