Looking for a summer job? Want to be a lifeguard. Maine State Parks may have a job for you. Maine is up against a lifeguard shortage as summer nears.

Maine State Parks is looking for certified lifeguards for the summer 2016 season. The season begins on June 5 and runs until Aug. 20.

Damariscotta Lake State Park

The state is looking for lifeguards for:

Cresent Beach State Park

Lifeguards must be at least 17 years old in the state. Certification is available through local classes.

Certified individuals interested in applying for the positions can contact Brian Murray at 389-1335 or e-mail Brian.J.Murray@maine.gov. The applications for the lifeguard and supervisor positions are available at the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry's employment page.