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Scottsdale is Hiring Lifeguards!

Are you at least 15 years old and looking for a rewarding job that teaches responsibility and the importance of water safety? Become a lifeguard at one of the Scottsdale pools! Not sure where to start? McDowell Mountain Ranch Aquatic Center will be hosting a StarGuardlinks to external site lifeguard training class July 26 – 28 from 1 – 5 p.m. This class, which is a mix of online and in-person lessons, will teach the basics of lifeguarding, which includes certifications in first aid and CPR/AED. The cost is only $115 for Scottsdale residents, and $170 for everyone else. Sign up todaylinks to external site, and start saving lives!  

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