Photo by John Vaage. Used by permission.
Pre-employment tests for surf-lifeguards begin Dec. 26, 2013
Gateway's three units --- Sandy Hook, Staten Island and Jamaica Bay --- regularly hire lifeguards for the summer season. The pre-employment tests for surf-lifeguards will begin December 26, 2013 at Elizabeth High School in New Jersey.
How to look for jobs at Gateway
USAJOBS.gov includes a full list of permanent and seasonal employment opportunities in the federal government, including Gateway National Recreation Area. You can search in a particular department such as the Department of the Interior, an agency such as the National Park Service or a specific area such as New York City.
Did You Know?
All of Gateway NRA's units include sites that defended New York Harbor from attacks from the sea, from the Revolutionary War through World War II. They are Fort Hancock, Fort Tilden, and Fort Wadsworth. Learn about the history of coastal defense by visiting any of these sites. More...