Austin continues to hire for aquatics jobs

Shipe Pool in Austin (KXAN Photo)
Shipe Pool in Austin (KXAN Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — If you have still not applied for a lifeguard or pool attendant position, the city is giving you a 14th chance to do so Monday evening.

The city has been hoping to have 700 lifeguards on the city’s payroll for the summer. Officials have previously said no shortage of lifeguards is expected, after review of the lifeguards on the city’s payroll.

If you’re looking for a job near the water this summer, head to the Austin Aquatics Administration & Training Center at 2818 San Gabriel Street between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. for the Aquatics Job Fair.

No experience is required. Pool attendants will make $12 per hour, all other positions get $13.50.

To review a complete list of acceptable forms of identification that applicants need to bring to the hiring day, check here.

Applicants that are 15-16 years old are required to have a parent present during the interview.

Applicants that are 17 years old require parent signatures on the applicant paperwork. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s