City of Pittsfield Recreation Program Seeks Lifeguards for Summer 2016

The Pittsfield Department of Community Development Recreation Program seeks applicants for lifeguarding positions as well as the role of Beach Master at the public beach within Burbank Park.

Candidates wishing to be considered for a lifeguard position must be First Aid and CPR certified and possess a current Lifeguarding Certificate; possessing a Waterfront Skills Certificate is strongly recommended.

If interested in becoming a lifeguard for this summer, Lifeguard Certification and/or Re-Certification Courses are offered locally in the next couple of months.   Please contact the following locations regarding course offerings:


  • Pittsfield Family YMCA – 292 North Street – 413-499-7650 x27
  • Boys & Girls Club of Pittsfield - 16 Melville Street - 413-448-8258
  • Gladys Allen Brigham Center - 165 East Street - 413-442-5174

For more information on City of Pittsfield lifeguard positions, please call Becky Manship, Recreation Activities Coordinator at 499-9370.