West Coast Aquatics Learn to Swim..Join our Team


We are currently hiring for the following positions:

  • Swim Instructions
  • Deck Managers                                                                 
  • Customer Service Representatives
  • Lifeguards


  1. Independence High School  - 629 N Jackson Ave, San Jose 95133
  2. Evergreen High School - 3300 Quimby Rd, San Jose 95148
  3. Fair Swim Center - 1350 Bacchus Dr. San Jose CA 95122


Deck Managers & Site Managers - Starting pay $15.00 

  • Deck Managers must be at least 18 years old.
  • Pass fingerprinting and criminal background check.
  • Must have at least CPR/First Aid/AED certification, Lifeguard training preferred.
  • Responsible for managing a safe, clean, and organized pool deck.
  • Supervises instructors and classes, ensuring all participants are safe.
  • Oversee skill evaluations and progress reports are done regularly and the “West Way.”

Swim Instructors- Starting pay $14.00 

  • Previous swimming experience preferred.
  • Instructors will be trained and follow our lesson program.
  • CPR/First Aid/AED certification preferred. 
  • Must complete training and pass management evaluation.

Lifeguards Starting pay $13.50 based on experience

  • Positions available at Fair Swim Center.
  • Must have a current and valid Lifeguard Training certification.
  • Responsible for supervising all pool patrons, and first aid as needed.
  • Light administrative duties required (i.e: taking payments).
  • Responsible for overseeing Recreational Swim.

Customer Service RepresentativeStarting Pay $13.50  based on experience

  • Responsible for registrations, phone calls, payments, and other administrative work as needed. 
  • Must be willing to get in the water and teach as necessary.
  • CSR’s must know all 4 strokes and ideally be Lifeguard or at least CPR/First Aid/AED.

For Questions please call:  408-259-4522 or come to Independence High School’s pool deck M-F between 4 - 7 p.mfor more information.