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Lifeguard - up to $16/hr.


White Water Atlanta


Marietta , Georgia






What's In It For You
Free tickets for your family & friends!
Promotion opportunities!
Scholarship opportunities!
Exclusive employee parties, events, giveaways, discounts, and more!
Free access to Atlanta area attractions and other regional theme parks!
Job and Career Building Skills
Flexible scheduling

Get wet, get paid! Splash into success as part of our amazing Aquatics team this summer. Whether you’re watching over the wave pool or loading slide tubes, you’ll be on the frontline keeping our guests safe. Soak up amazing benefits and make money while getting your summer tan! Apply now and apply the sunscreen later.


What You Will Be Doing

  • Keep a close eye on swimmers in the wave pool, and many exciting water attractions

  • Act as a first responder and jump in the water to keep guests safe

  • Assist guests in and out of rafts and cycle through the line efficiently

  • Calculate the proper dispatch interval between riders

  • Provide guests with a safe and enjoyable ride experience

  • Keep ride patios and midways clean and looking great

Payrate: $13.00-$16.00/hr

 How You Will Do It

  • Ability to work in an environment as fast-paced as our water slides 

  • Will complete and maintain Ellis and Associates training and certification

  • Pass ride certification tests with 100% accuracy

  • Understand basic rescue techniques, first aid, and CPR

  • Strong attention to detail, not easily distracted, and commitment to safety

  • Friendly, outgoing personality

  • Positive attitude to make guests excited about their ride or swim

  • Must react well in stressful and emergency situations

PLEASE NOTE: 15-year-old positions will only be allowed to get certified as a Shallow Guard with us per Ellis & Associates to comply with Minor Labor Guidelines. 

What You Will Need

  • Must be 15 years or older 

  • Must be able to swim 200 yards in 15 minutes, retrieve a 10-pound brick from the bottom of a pool, tread water for two minutes, and lift yourself out of the pool

    • Must be 16 years of age or older to earn the Special Facilities Certification and $16.00/hr pay rate

  • Excellent verbal communication skills

  • Able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays