Announcements NEED A SUMMER JOB? NEW PAY RATE FOR LIFEGUARDS! The City of Fredericksburg is accepting applications for seasonal lifeguards. Lifeguard certification training is offered at no cost for those that commit to working for the City and applicants must be at least 15 years old for guard positions. Certification can normally be obtained in one weekend. Participation in the lifeguard certification course is not a guarantee of employment. Pay rates per hour are as follows: Lifeguards $18/hr (previously $13/hr). Application forms may be picked up at City Hall, 126 West Main or downloaded from the City’s website at www.fbgtx.org. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. Return completed applications to Tammie Loth at City Hall or Hailey Olden at Lady Bird Johnson Park Headquarters. For additional information email or call Hailey Olden, Recreation Coordinator at email@example.com (830) 997-4202.
Reaching Maximum Capacity at the Swimming Pools
The number one priority at the City of Fredericksburg swimming pools is the safety of the visitors. While we hate denying entry to anyone, at times we must for the well-being of all the visitors.The pools are staffed by American Red Cross certified lifeguards. We follow the standard ratio of 1 lifeguard for every 25 pool users and give them a short break after an hour in the stand to avoid fatigue.