$17/hr starting rate

Monitors the swimming pool in order to direct water safety and prevent accidents, teaches swimming lessons and maintains pool and pool deck.

Check out our open positions or call 614-645-6122 for more information.

Aquatic Facilities

Columbus Recreation and Parks manages 16 aquatic facilities throughout Columbus including, eight outdoor pools, four spraygrounds, three interactive fountains and the Columbus Aquatics Center.

Explore our aquatics facilities


Columbus Recreation and Parks lifeguards are responsible for protecting users of our pools from injury and for enforcing pool rules and regulations. We offer training at the beginning of summer for new lifeguards.

Explore lifeguard opportunities.

Glenwood and Windsor Pools Redesign Public Meetings

Did you miss the Glenwood and Windsor pool meetings? Stay up-to-date and watch the meetings now!

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