- Lifeguards Needed
Water Safety Instructor & Lifeguard positions available at Fort Sill. The Fort Sill Sports, Fitness & Aquatics Department is currently looking to fill the following positions:
- Recreation Aid/Lifeguard
- Recreation Assistant/Lifeguard/Pool Operator
- Water Safety Instructor
Apply online at USAjobs.gov
*Must be at least 18 years of age at the time of appointment into a position.
Rinehart Aquatics is offering classes that will fully qualify you as an American Red Cross Lifeguard. The classes will be held at the Rinehart Indoor Pool. All candidates must pass a prerequisite swim test prior to enrolling. Contact the MWR Rinehart Aquatics Staff at +1 (580)442-6186 to schedule an appointment. Cost: $150, payable to MWR Aquatics upon completion of prerequisite swim test.
The prerequisite swim test consists of three parts:
- 300yd swim with specific strokes
- Treading water without the use of hands for 2 minutes
- Retrieval of a 10lb brick in less than 1 min and 40 seconds
Classes will be filled on a first come first serve basis; limited space is available. Candidates must attend all classes, score an 80% or higher on each written test, and successfully demonstrate and pass all water skill tests to graduate as an American Red Cross Lifeguard. Upon successful completion of this course, the participant will possess the following American Red Cross Certifications: Bloodborne Pathogen Training (valid 1 year) and Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED (valid 2 years). Participation in training does not guarantee employment. Classes and times are subject to change at Instructor’s request.
Participants will be required to either have a DoD ID Card or obtain a visitors pass from the Fort Sill Visitor Welcome Center located outside Bentley Gate (Sheridan Road entrance).
Rinehart Indoor Swimming Pool has 8 lane, 25-meter pool, two 1 meter diving boards, one 3 meter diving board, and an elevated viewing section. There is always one lane available for lap swimming, except during swim meets, or dependent upon the unit training mission.
Meet our Summer Aquatics Staff!
LETRA Beach Hours of Operation
Wednesday - Sunday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Country Store Hours of Operation
Wednesday - Sunday: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
LETRA Beach Fees
Active Duty: $6/carload
DoD Cardholders: $6/carload
LETRA Family Season Pass
|Active Duty||Dod Civilians|
|Individual: $60||Individual: $80|
|Family of 2: $85||Family of 2: $105|
|Family of 3 or more: $115||Family of 3 or more: $130|