The Wythe County Parks and Recreation is now accepting employment applications for Lifeguard positions at Rural Retreat Lake. These are seasonal part-time positions (up to 28 hours/week) starting May through early September. 

All Candidates must possess a positive friendly demeanor, work well with the public, and be willing to work weekdays, weekends, and holidays as needed. Employees should be able to lift 50 lbs or less without assistance and have reliable transportation. 

All lifeguards are required to have current lifeguard certification. Wythe County can provide certification on a first come first serve basis up to 5 certifications. Interested applicants should contact the Parks and Recreation department as soon as possible. 

Lifeguards will also be responsible for daily maintenance of the pool and facilities, monitoring/supervising the pool area, and other duties deemed necessary. CLICK HERE FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION

Applications may be obtained and/or returned Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, at the Wythe County Parks and Recreation Department, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia, by calling (276)223-4519, OR AT THIS LINK. 

Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.