Ocean Rescue Team

Headed up by the Fire Department, Ocean Rescue is overseen by full-time firefighter JD Lanier.

 

The Ocean Rescue team consists of 30 seasonal guards. This includes the following staff members:

  • Head Lifeguard
  • Assistant Head Lifeguard
  • 30 Lifeguards
  • Community Risk Reduction Specialist

 

Ocean Rescue tryouts for the 2021 season are as follows:

May 1st at 8:30am

May 8th at 8:30am

 

Location: To the right of the Kure Beach Pier

Details: 1 mile run directly into 500 meter swim

Pay: $11.75/hour

 

If you have any questions, please call the Kure Beach Fire Department at (910) 458-2014.