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Join our aquatics team! We have a variety of positions available with room for growth.

If you have any questions regarding the positions, certifications, or hiring process please contact Amy or Scott at Albany Community pool, 541-967-4521.

Benefits of working for the Albany Parks & Recreation aquatics team:

  • Ability to work year-round or seasonally.
  • Ability to accommodate other jobs or school schedules.
  • Evening, weekend, or daytime work hours available.
  • Fun and supportive work environment.
  • Great experience for future jobs.
  • Positive way to contribute to our community.

Swim Instructor

Swim Instructor:

A swim instructor’s primary role is to provide swimming instruction and guidance to students of various ages and skill levels. They teach essential swimming techniques, foster a positive and supportive environment, encourage students to overcome fears and build confidence in the water. By making every lesson a blend of education and entertainment, these instructors not only impart crucial swimming skills but also instill a lifelong love for swimming and water activities. This position is great for someone looking for part-time employment, looking to supplement their employment, or a student who wants job experience in the field of teaching.

Position Requirements:

  • Minimum 16 years old.
  • American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor preferred.

Typical Schedule:

  • Classes are held year-round on Tuesday/Thursday evenings between 5:45 and 8 p.m.
  • Classes are additionally held in the summertime Monday through Thursday 9-11 a.m.


Lifeguarding and Water Safety Instructor courses are offered at Albany Community Pool – usually during Christmas Break and Spring Break. Please call 541-967-4521 with questions.


We promote healthy living through recreational experiences and serve as stewards of Albany's public parks and facilities.

Albany Parks & Recreation
Community Pool

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 2150 36th Ave SE

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