Lifeguard - Cheesequake State Park (Matawan)

Position Summary

Lifeguard positions are anticipated at nine swimming areas across the state. While candidates must pass running and swim tests prior to employment, prior experience is not necessary. The State Park Service will train lifeguards in cardiopulmonary resuscitation/Automated External Defibrillators, first aid and other medical matters. Each lifeguard will also receive a U.S. Lifesaving Association certification.

Operating swim areas in state parks and forests throughout New Jersey takes a full team of dedicated individuals specializing in aquatics management and lifesaving. Whether you are an experienced lifeguard, or are in high school looking for your first summer job, look no further than the New Jersey State Park Service’s Aquatics Program.



No previous experience is required.

Applicants must be 16 years of age or older.

Applicants under 18 years of age must have an official State Park Service permission slip signed by a parent or legal guardian to participate in lifeguard testing.

Additional Information

Job Location: Matawan, NJ

Salary Range: $18.50/hour

How To Apply:

PK 4/19/24