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Ocean Lifeguard (5 positions)


Fort Fisher State Recreation Area
Kure Beach, NC
New Hanover County


Fort Fisher State Recreation Area
1000 Loggerhead Road
​Kure Beach, NC 28449

Application deadline

Applications will be accepted
until the position is filled.

Job description

Fort Fisher State Recreation Area is hiring five Ocean Lifeguards.

Qualified applicants are required to be in good physical condition and participate in a tryout organized by Kure Beach Ocean Rescue. Tryouts will be held on May 1, 2021 and May 8, 2021 at the Kure Beach Fishing Pier, with a start time of 10:00am, so please arrive a little early.

Lifeguard candidates are also required to complete ocean rescue training provided by Kure Beach Ocean Rescue, scheduled for May 10 to May 21, 2021.

Lifeguard positions pay $13 per hour and all lifeguards are paid for training.



How to apply

If interested, a N.C. State Government Paper Application for Employment (PD-107) must be completed. The application can be found online or picked up at the park office.

Please contact Ranger Jason Howard with any questions regarding lifeguard positions at 910-458-5798.