Student Employment

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Waterfront Lifeguard

Waterfront lifeguards oversee the roped-off, rectangular swimming area on the north shore, which extends from a large dock to a square floating pavilion. They are also responsible for checking IDs at the gatehouse and answering phones.

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Outdoor Recreation Assistant

Outdoor recreation assistants check Gator 1 IDs at the entry gate, answer phones, keep the gatehouse, boathouse and first aid room clean, equip students for activities such as rock climbing or kayaking and maintain equipment.

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Requirements

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Pay

Both lifeguards and recreation assistants earn about $7.30 an hour.



Sami Kattan

Sami Kattan, a student employee at Lake Wauburg, talks about his job.