At this time, we are no longer accepting applications for Front Desk or Greeter. If you are interested in becoming a lifeguard, please complete the application.
You must be age 15 by 5/27/23 in order to work at the Swim Club.
Whether you are a lifeguard, a front desk greeter, or a swim instructor, you benefit from creating new friendships, gaining skills in the work force, creating new friendships, adding to your college and work resumes, all while earning a paycheck. The NMSC is a great way to spend your summers outdoors in the beautiful weather while making some money!
If you are interested in becoming certified as a lifeguard, you have a number of options.
The New Milford Swim Club is hosting it’s own Lifeguard Certification Course on June 1, 6, 7, and 8 from 4pm-8pm. You must pass a pretest given at the club on Thursday, May 25th at 4:30pm. It is required to complete the online blended learning portion of the course before the end of the day of the first day of class. For this class, you will also be required to purchase and have fanny pack, an adult and infant CPR mask and a whistle to be brought with them to each day of class. Once the student has passed the pre test they will be able to register for the actual class and begin the online blended learning portions.
To register for the pretest at the NMSC, please use this link:
Sign up for the NMSC Lifeguard Pretest Here
Another option is to go through the Ridgewood YMCA for certification. This program will give you everything you need to act as a lifeguard for the upcoming season.
Ridgewood YMCA Lifeguard Training
Another Lifeguard Certification program is run through the River Edge Swim Club the first week of June. Information for this is on this link.
If you are interested in becoming a Certified Water Safety Instructor (WSI) there is a course at the River Edge Swim Club from May 15th – June 6th. The Water Safety Instructor, also known as WSI™, course trains instructor candidates to teach all of the courses presented in the Swimming and Water Safety program to all age groups. Lifeguards who have the WSI Certification are able to teach group and private swim lessons.
Employee Application 2023
Please complete a New Employee Application if you are interested in working for the swim club this season.