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Salary: $3,344.00 - $5,370.00
Posted: 10/22/2013

Job Description:
***This is a Peace Officer Position. To be eligible, you must meet the minimum qualifications established by the Department of Human Resources AND either be currently eligible or eligible for reinstatement as a PC 830.2, California State Peace Officer. If you are not a current peace officer employed by a State of California agency and in possession of a POST – Basic Certificate, you are not eligible for this position and must apply to take the State Park Peace Officer Cadet (Ranger/Lifeguard) Exam when offered.  For further information regarding your rights and eligibility please visit the Department Link listed below before calling or emailing the listed contact.***

The reporting location for this position is the Monterey Sector. This position will work under the direction of the State Park Peace Officer Supervisor (Lifeguard). This position provides the opportunity for an individual to work within a highly motivated aquatics team where State Park Peace Officer Lifeguards are recognized as leaders in aquatic safety. The Monterey Sector spans a varied coastline and encompasses a variety of beach parks including: sparsely visited sandy beaches, urban beaches, pristine rocky coastline and Point Lobos State Reserve. To serve this diverse coastline the aquatic team works with the State Dive Team, an Inflatable rescue boat, Personal Water Craft, Swift Water Rescue Teams, a seasonal lifeguard program, community outreach, and a Junior Lifeguard program. This is a unique opportunity to work in a desirable location with a motivated team of park professionals in delivery of the Department’s mission. State housing is not available. For further information regarding this position, please contact Sean James at (831) 647-6268 or

Please send your Standard State Application, Form 678, to the contact address listed below. Please note the position number on the application and include any necessary documentation required to be eligible for the job.

Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
None Specified 548 - 722 - 0992 - 001
Location County
Monterey District / Monterey Sector MONTEREY
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
1416 9th Street, Room 1018
Sacramento, 95814
Sean James
(831) 647-6268

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