Employment

Lifeguards (Aquatic Center) 
$10.00 per hour; Must be at least 15 years old. Certification is required. Miami University, as well as many YMCA locations, offer certification courses. Certifications can be obtained via American Red Cross, YMCA, SwimSafe or other accredited lifeguard agency. Lifeguards will receive additional facility-specific training at the Oxford Aquatic Center at the start of the season, as well as routinely during the season. Pool season is scheduled for Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day Weekend. Flexible schedules required, including evenings, weekends and holidays. Shirts and suits are provided. 
 
 
Lifeguard Supervisors 
$11.00 per hour; Must be at least 18 years old. Lifeguard supervisors train and supervise other lifeguards, manage the aquatic center operations, ensure a safe facility for guests, enforce rules of the facility, and respond to incident/accidents as they occur. Supervisors are required to maintain a positive, public image and interact regularly with guests. 
 
 
Water Safety Instructors 
$11.00 per hour; Must be at least 18 years old. Water Safety Instructors will have, or obtain prior to employment, an appropriate Water Safety Instructor certification to oversee American Red Cross swim lessons. The water safety instructor will also work as a lifeguard when not supervising swim lessons. 
 
 
Summer Camp Supervisors
$11.00 per hour; Must be at least 18 years old. Camp supervisors are responsible for the daily implementation of summer camp POP! program. Also supervises camp leaders, prepares staff schedules, communicates regularly with parents/guardians and maintains a positive, public image. Previous camp experience is preferred. Camp POP! will be held at the Oxford Aquatic Center as well as the TRI Community Center. 
 
 
 Summer Camp Leaders 
$10.00 per hour; Preferred age at least 18 years old. Camp leaders supervise & engage camp kids and plan daily or weekly activities. Experience with children preferred. Must possess or obtain prior to employment proper First Aid, CPR and AED training. 
Want to earn more? Camp leaders whom also possess a valid Lifeguard certification and work at the Aquatic Center will be paid $10.00 per hour for all shifts worked, both for camp and aquatic center.  
 
 
 Concessions Staff 
 $9.50/hour; Must be at least 16 years old. Concessions workers prepare and serve food, operate POS systems, maintan clean work environment and provide customer service. Must have a flexible schedule with availability evenings and weekends. Concessions employees work at the Oxford Community Park concessions stand, aquatic center concessions stand, aquatic center admissions gate, as well as a slide attendant. Some opportunities begin mid-April, while additional opportunities begin in mid-May. 
 
Concessions Supervisors 
 $10.50/hour; Must be at least 18 years old. Concession supervisors train and supervise concession employees, manage inventory, order products, prepare staff schedules, maintain clean work environment & provide customer service. Supervisors will be required to complete an online Food Safety certification course. Work locations include the Oxford Community Park and Oxford Aquatic Center. 
 
 
Youth Volunteers 
This program is for upcoming 7th-9th grade students to volunteer over the summer. Volunteers will earn hours/credits which can be converted to pay for a variety of OPRD programs & activities.

Volunteers may work 1-2 shifts per week, up to 5 hours per shift. The responsibilities will include a well-round experience assisting with summer camp, concessions and aquatic center operations. 

Interested in becoming a youth volunteer? Please register online under our Programs section no later than May 9th. Only 12 spots available. Questions? Contact Ryan Himes at rhimes@cityofoxford.org.  
 
 

To submit a general application for consideration, please use the link below.  

 
 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  

A City of Oxford application, available by CLICKING HERE, must be mailed, emailed or delivered to:

 
Oxford Parks and Recreation Dept.

6025 Fairfield Road

Oxford, Ohio  45056

(513) 523-6314

www.cityofoxford.org/OPRD

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