Employment Opportunities

Park & Recreation Commission

The Town is seeking interested candidates for the position of Lifeguard for the Park & Recreation Commission. As Lifeguard at the Southwick South Pond Beach you are responsible for the safety and security of visitors and guests both on the beach and in the water.


  • Standard First Aid and CPR Certification
  • Lifeguard Certification
  • Preferred Requirement:
  • Open water certified
  • If not, you will need to be by the opening day of beach

If hired as a lifeguard we can have a class set up for you to be open water certified (you will take class at your own expense). Approx. 16-32 hours per week for approx. 9 weeks. Lifeguards are expected to work holidays and weekends as the beach is open 7 days a week.

A copy of the job descriptions and employment application can be obtained at www.southwickma.org or by contacting the Board of Selectmen’s Office at 569-5995. The rate of pay is $11.00 per hour.  Applications must be submitted to the Board of Selectmen’s Office at 454 College Highway, Southwick, MA  01077. Position open until filled. The Town of Southwick is an ADA/EOE/AA employer.

Southwick Public Library
Seasonal Employment - Library Page

18 hours per week Mon.-Fri. (Mon. 1-4 p.m., Tues.-Fri. 12-3:45 p.m.) June 21st –Aug 10th. Experience working with the public, high school diploma or equivalent, good manners, positive attitude required. Apply in person: Southwick Public Library, 95 Feeding Hills Rd., Southwick. Position open until filled. No telephone calls. ADA/EOE/AA employer.

Southwick Public Library
Library Circulation Staff

Year-round 18 hours per week, Mon. 3:15-8:15, Tues.& Wed. 3:30-8:15, Sat. 9:45-1:15 except in summer no Sat. instead Fri. 1:30-5. Must be able to multi-task while providing excellent customer service. Knowledge of computers is required. Duties include checking items in and out, registering new patrons, shelving materials, answering the phone, registering new patrons and other duties. High school diploma or GED/HiSET required. This is a union position; pay is $12.48/in June & $13.48 starting in July. Town Application available at www.southwickma.org or at the library. Please drop-off or mail to Southwick Public Library, 95 Feeding Hills Road, Southwick, MA 01085. The Town of Southwick is an AA/EOE/ADA employer.  Position open until filled.