AUSTIN, Texas — It may be chilly right now, but the Austin Parks and Recreation Department is already preparing for the summer season.

The Aquatic & Nature Based Programs Division is hosting an aquatic hiring event Sunday, Jan. 14 from 12 to 4 p.m.

Anyone interested in working as a lifeguard, pool attendant, cashier, swim instructor or swim coach will be able to complete an application, interview, and register for the required training.

Applicants between the ages of 15-16 years old are required to have a parent present during the interview and applicants that are 17 years old require parent signatures on the applicant paperwork.

For more information, please call the Austin Parks and Recreation Department’s Aquatic Administration and Training Center at 512-974-9330 or visit its website.