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Cedar Rapids Aquatics Seasonal Employment
Now Hiring for Summer 2022!Swim instructor catching a boy as he jumps into the pool
Applications for the 2022 Aquatics staff are now being accepted. Staff who have worked with the City of Cedar Rapids before are encouraged to apply early in order to receive priority applicant consideration. Returning employees receive a higher wage:

  • 2nd year Lifeguards and Instructors* - $12.25/hour
  • 3rd year Lifeguards* - $12.50/hour
  • 2nd year Cashier/Concession Workers* - $10.25/hour
  • WSI Instructors - $13.00/hour
  • Managers and Assistant Managers - $14.00/hour - $15.00/hour
*Note: Minimum hours must have been worked during Summer 2021 in order to get 2nd and 3rd year status.

Applications are online only.

Application Instructions: Sign in using username and password created last season. Your profile information should be saved, so you can just review and/or update information as needed before submitting your application. If you cannot remember your login, first click "Forgot Username?", followed by "Reset Password" if you have only forgotten your password.

  • Password requirements: uppercase, lowercase, number, AND symbol
  • If you need to reset your username and password, make sure to check your junk/spam folder - our emails get caught occasionally
If you continue to have issues logging into your account online, call Applicant Support at 1-855-524-5627. When you call, either wait for the next available customer service representative or choose the dial "2" option that prompts their system to call your number back as soon as the next representative is available.

Want to be a Lifeguard?Students in a lifeguard training class
Lifeguard Training
Want to be a lifeguard? Certification classes are available monthly through June.
Register for Lifeguard Training

Has your certification expired? If it will expire before the end of the summer, you need to recertify. If you do not know if or when your certification expires, contact Sidney at the number below.
Register for Lifeguard Review Class

Sidney Hampton, Aquatics Coordinator, 319-286-5741

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