About the City of Somerville

Somerville is a city that upholds progressive principles for both employees and residents. The City of Somerville values diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging throughout our hiring practices; these values are embedded in our mission and work environment—furthermore, we encourage applications from a diverse range of professional experiences and skillsets. We embrace and encourage an innovative, empowering, and collaborative workplace culture in a fast-paced, challenging environment. The City also offers a generous benefits package that embodies a strong work-life balance. Not only is Somerville a “Model City,” as termed by The Boston Globe, it is also a model employer.

 

  • Now Hiring: Lifeguard

Department: 
Parks and Recreation
Duties: 

Somerville Parks & Recreation is looking for mature and highly motivated employees to work at the Kennedy Pool. The Kennedy Pool offers part time employment year round. 

  • Must be 16+ to apply. 
  • Lifeguard Certification Provided. 
  • Swim Instructors Needed. 
Application Procedure: 

If interested please contact

City Hall HR Office
93 Highland Avenue
Somerville MA 02143
Fax: 617-666-4426
TTY: 1-866-808-4851
Email: employment_opportunities@somervillema.gov

For more information please contact Jill Lathan at jlathan@somervillema.gov 

THE CITY OF SOMERVILLE IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WOMEN, MINORITIES, VETERANS AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. CITY OF SOMERVILLE RESIDENTS ARE ESPECIALLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

Hours: 
Part Time
Salary: 
$17+ per hour depending on experience for Lifeguards; $22-26 per hour for Head Lifeguards
Application Start Date: 
Thursday, October 7, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Required

To better protect the health and safety of staff and the public, all City of Somerville employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of November 1, 2021. Reasonable accommodations will be made for medical and religious reasons.