Lifeguard Job Opportunities
NOW RECRUITING FOR LIFEGUARD POSITIONS
Lifeguards are needed for the National Park Service lifeguard team at Gulf Islands National Seashore. Recruitement is underway for up to ten lifeguards in the Florida District and four lifeguards on West Ship Island for the Mississippi District. This seasonal job opportunity is a wonderful way to get experience in the National Park Service and to earn a salary. For more information please contact John Hunter, Water Safety Coordinator, at 850-916-5634 or 850-232-5883.
Gulf Islands offers a Junior Lifeguards Program see link for more information.
Did You Know?
Because of the tropical-like conditions, the U. S. Army established the Cat Island War Dog Training Camp in south Mississippi during World War II. A variety of dog breeds were trained to guard, deliver messages, and attack the enemy. Cat Island is part of Gulf Islands National Seashore.