Buildings and Grounds

Washington County is seeking Lifeguards for the 2019 Summer Season 

The duties of the position involve responsibility for ensuring the safety of swimmers, and for maintaining order in and around a public swimming pool or beach.  There is considerable responsibility for the exercise of sound judgment in emergencies since errors could result in the loss of life.  Duties also involve routine maintenance of park grounds.

LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION CLASSES WILL BE HELD FEBRUARY 19-22, 2019

REGISTRATION WILL BE FREE FOR THOSE APPLICANTS WHO ARE APPROVED FOR HIRE BY WASHINGTON COUNTY.  

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE IN ORDER
TO BE REGISTERED FOR THE CLASS.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL 518-746-2451.

Applicants must be 16 years of age.
Rate of Pay:   $13.53 / hour
Applications can be obtained online at:  www.WashingtonCountyNY.gov
Interested candidates should submit application AS SOON AS POSSIBLE to:

Washington County Parks & Recreation
County Municipal Center
383 Broadway, Fort Edward NY 12828
Email: kcarpenter@co.washington.ny.us 

Washington County is an equal opportunity employer.

Winterfest 2019 Save the Date 5th annual

Winterfest is coming!
Join is at Lake Lauderdale for a fun day out for the whole family.
Best part is...it's FREE!

Some activities included:

  • Ice skating*
  • Sledding*
  • Snowshoeing*
  • Bonfire
  • Ice fishing* (Fishing license NOT required!)
  • Horse drawn wagon rides
  • On ice games* and activities (such as ice bowling curling with Schenectady Curling Club

Use our equipment or bring your own.

There will also be free snacks and a place to get warm!

For more information, contact:
Washington County Youth Bureau at 518-746-2330 or
Washington County Public Health at 518-746-2400

*weather permitting (there will be plenty of all weather activities too)

2019 Park Season Schedule

We look forward to seeing everyone at the parks next summer!

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