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Deep Water Lifeguard Opportunities

Lifeguard Dive-In Hiring Events

Deep Water Lifeguards start at $13.50/Hour 

We admire the water watchers who are passionate about protecting our guests’ adventures by ensuring their safety and creating memorable guest experiences.  We invite you to join the family of Lifeguards as we provide a safe place for refreshment and Universal fun.

Deep Water Lifeguards start at $13.50/hour, and positions start out Part-Time with opportunities to grow based on work performance.  Being certified as a Deep water Lifeguard could potentially work at any of our Slides or Pools at Volcano Bay.

All Universal Volcano Bay’s Lifeguards are certified through the American Red Cross, and training is paid for and provided through Universal after successful interview process and completion of the Deep Water Swim Test Requirements, listed below:

Deep Water Swim Test Requirements:

  • Swim 300 yards continuously using front crawl or breast stroke technique (Untimed Swim)
  • Timed 10lb brick retrieval from pool depth of 10 ft.
  • Tread water for 2 minutes without the use of arms.

Upcoming Dive-In Hiring Events:

Universal will be hosting Dive-In Hiring Events on the following dates where candidates will be able to both Interview and take the Swim Test on the same day.  These events are held by appointment only.

  • Tuesday 4/16
  • Tuesday 4/30
  • Tuesday 5/14

If you have interest in joining the Aquatics Team as a Deep Water Lifeguard, please click below to submit your online application today!



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