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Columbia, MD, USA Req #24
Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Columbia Association, headquartered in Howard County, Maryland, is known for engaging our diverse community, cultivating a unique sense of place, and enhancing the quality of life in Columbia, Maryland, all thanks to the efforts of our remarkable team members.
If you share in our passion for teamwork and our vision, we want you to fast-forward your career with us at Columbia Association.

CA offers a positive and fun work environment; competitive pay; and a generous benefits package, including health, dental, and vision coverage; 401(k) retirement saving plan with CA contributing 6% of the team member’s salary and more if eligible.


Lifeguard candidate must be 15 years old, mature in judgment, friendly, and able to pass a water screening which tests swimming ability. You should also know that the Columbia Association will arrange for your lifeguard, CPR, and First Aid training if you are hired.  If your birthday is on or before May 22nd , you can interview for a position as a Lifeguard.

The water screening consists of the following:
  •  200-yard swim without resting
  • 2-minutes treading water while holding both hands out of the water
  • Retrieve a 10 pound diving brick from a minimum depth of 8 feet of water or the deepest part of the pool(up to 12 feet), and bring it to the surface.

We are ALWAYS looking for passionate, committed people who can deliver exceptional service to the members and  guest of the Columbia Association.
New Lifeguards must pass a water screening test before applying. For water screening dates, times, and locations and to apply go to: 
Columbia Association is an equal employment opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to the following legally protected characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, military/veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal law. EOE/ADA.

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  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal
  • Columbia, MD, USA