Paid

Lifeguard (Part-Time)

Closing date: 
April 7, 2014
Job Description: 

 The Fraser Valley Regional District is inviting applications from qualified candidates to fill the Part-Time position of Lifeguard at the Dan Sharrers Aquatic Centre at the Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services centre in Hope, BC.  Part-time Lifeguards must be available for shifts from up to four (4) hours to eight (8) hours in duration anytime between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m., and/or split shifts and temporary shifts, inclusive of evenings, weekends and some holidays.   Some travel may be required. 

The incumbent is responsible for maintaining order and discipline at the indoor pool or other offsite locations as required.  A Lifeguard follows applicable safety procedures to ensure the protection of customers, staff and facilities, and performs tasks assigned relating to the operation and maintenance of the aquatic facility.  We require someone who has good communication and public relation skills and enjoys interacting with children, and is able to effectively deal with disruptive behaviour.

 

Must be at least 16 years of age and have the following required qualifications:

 

·         Must possess current National Lifeguard Service certification.

·         Must possess current CPR level ‘C’ certification

The preferred candidate will also possess the Red Cross Water Safety (WSI) Certification in order to fulfil instruction/programming commitments.  Where a Lifeguard possesses this additional certification there may be opportunities for a Lifeguard to also provide instruction in a different job classification.

The start rate for this part time Union position is $15.91 per hour plus 10.6% in lieu of benefits. Upon successful completion of the required probationary period the wage will increase to $17.68 per hour plus either 10.6% in lieu of benefits, or if eligible, participation in the benefit program.  Shift differential and overtime are paid where applicable as per the Collective Agreement.  Those who are qualified and are instructing lessons will be paid the Swimming Instructor rate.

 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit a detailed resume, along with a cover letter, indicating how you meet the qualifications.  Please quote Competition #2014-13 and send, in confidence, by 4:30 p.m. on April 7, 2014 to jobs@fvrd.bc.ca

Contact Info
Name: 
Human Resources Department
Email: 
Information Phone: 
604-869-2304
Address: 
1005-6th Ave
City: 
Hope
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V0X 1L0

Aquatics Attendant (Lifeguard/Swim Instructor)

Closing date: 
May 25, 2014
Job Description: 

Job Posting Title

Aquatics Attendant Indoors (Lifeguard/Swim Instructor)

Company

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Close Date

May 25, 2014

Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation

Park Board Pools

This position involves lifeguarding, swim instruction, pool supervision, maintenance and other related duties. The primary focus of the Lifeguard/Swim Instructor is to facilitate safe community recreation for everyone through integration, inclusion, and participation in aquatic recreation. The Lifeguard/Swim instructor is expected to provide every member and guest with support and excellence in customer service.

Swimming instruction work involves teaching and evaluating all age groups and all levels of swimming, including specialized areas of instruction. Lifeguarding involves the effective supervision of all visitors, administration of first aid, performance of routine facility maintenance, and other related duties as required.

Requirements

The successful candidate must possess a current National Lifeguard Service Pool Option Certificate, Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certificate, CPR Basic Rescuer “C” Certificate, and Standard First Aid, Aquatic Emergency Care Certificate or equivalent (deemed by the City of Vancouver). Registration and certification as an Aquafit Instructor and Lifesaving instructor are especially valuable. The City of Vancouver offers aquafit and lifesaving training to all members and guests. A Police Record Check is a requirement of the position. A Clearance requires the absence of any criminal charges or convictions related to this position. This position may include working weekends, statutory holidays, as well as early morning and late evening shifts.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The City of Vancouver is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Employment Type

Auxiliary/Casual

Affiliation

CUPE Local 15 Bargaining Unit (VMECW)

Salary Information

Pay Grade (2)15: $21.61 to $24.36 per hour

Thank you for your interest in working for the Vancouver Park Board!

The City of Vancouver is an exciting and dynamic organization, rated one of Canada’s top employers. 

We appreciate you taking time to provide us with your application as a Lifeguard & Swim Instructor, called Aquatics Attendant in the City of Vancouver.  Please note: the application process for this work has recently changed. All applicants must now apply on-line through the City of Vancouver e-recruiting system. To begin this process you will need to create an online candidate profile by going to https://vanfep.city.vancouver.bc.ca/sap/bc/webdynpro/sap/hrrcf_a_candidate_registration?sap-client=453#...  and complete the Registration Form.

With a candidate profile established, you are then able to apply for the position of Aquatics Attendant (Lifeguard/Swim Instructor)

Please follow these steps to submit your resume and complete the application process:

1.       Click on the link that says Aquatics Attendant (Lifeguard/Swim Instructor)

2.       On the top left corner, click on “Apply”

3.       Follow the instructions provided

4.       Submit your application.  If successful you will be contacted.

Once your application has been submitted, it will be kept securely and in confidence until the start of the next recruitment drive.   At that point, eligible applicants will be contacted by the Aquatic Auxiliary Hiring Committee for further instructions on the hiring process.

Aquatic Services of the City of Vancouver does screen all new applicants through a physical interview or ‘wet screening’ process.   We want to see your strong swimming, instruction and lifeguarding in action. We encourage all applicants to prepare for the wet screening and to keep skills sharp through practice and other opportunities.

We thank you very much for your interest in working for the City of Vancouver.

Contact Info
Name: 
Zack Erickson
Information Phone: 
604.665.3424
Registration Phone: 
604.665.3424
Address: 
1050 Beach Ave
City: 
Vancouver
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V6E 1T7

Head Lifeguard (full-time)

Closing date: 
March 31, 2014
Job Description: 

March 18, 2014

City of Powell River

 

Head Lifeguard (full-time)

Located on the Upper Sunshine Coast, 125 km north of Vancouver, the City of Powell River is a vibrant progressive community of approx. 14,000 with access to Vancouver, Vancouver Island and Sechelt. Powell River enjoys an extensive variety of year round recreational activities and festivals, excellent schools, a modern multi-purpose recreational complex, golf courses, new hospital and an active arts community. It offers a beautiful natural environment, moderate year round climate, an extensive oceanfront and ocean views.

City of Powell River is accepting applications for a full-time Head Lifeguard, who under the general supervision of the Aquatic Program Coordinator, supervises, trains, recertifies Aquatic Staff, teaches swimming and lifesaving skills, and performs light maintenance at the aquatic facility.

 

Preference will be given to candidates who have the following qualifications and experience:

  • High School (Grade 12)
  • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Trainer
  • NLS Instructor certification
  • National Lifesaving certification
  • Lifesaving Instructors certification
  • Pool Operator 1
  • W.H.M.I.S. Certificate
  • Up to date knowledge of the City’s computerized systems, administrative systems and office technology as required
  • Maintain professional and technical requirements for the position
  • 1 year as Aquatic Staff II concurrent with the experience requirements necessary for attaining Instructor certifications
  • Or an equivalent combination of experience and education

The duties and responsibilities are as follows:

  • Supervisesthe Aquatic Staffin the areas oflifeguardingtechnique, first-aid treatment, pool chemistry and filtration, facility maintenancein accordance with the pool safety plan
  • Plans and delivers swimming lessons and lifesaving courses and performs light maintenance as per the job descriptions of Aquatics I, II & III staff
  • Reports on thedaily operationrequirementsof the Aquatic Programs and facility maintenance requirements includingsafety, pool filtration and water treatment supplies and equipment, to the Aquatic Program Coordinator or Maintenance staff
  • Coordinatesshift changes and sick-time reliefby ensuring all changes are recorded and posted
  • Plansand delivers staff in-servicetraining in accordance with the pool safety plan
  • Coordinates response, follow-up and reporting in emergency situations
  • Performs maintenance duties such as hosing, mopping and glass cleaning
  • Maintain professional and technical requirements for the position
  • Performs related duties as required

 

Applicants may be required to participate in formal testing and interviews, and to provide documentation to demonstrate and support their qualifications.

 

Interested applicants are invited to submit a covering letter, résumé and copies of qualifications pertinent to the above position to:

Barbra Mohan, Manager of Human Resources

City of Powell River

6910 Duncan Street, Powell River BC  V8A 1V4

humanresources@cdpr.bc.ca

 

Applications must be received by 4 pm Monday, March 31, 2014.  Rate of pay is $26.92 per hour (2012 rate) subject to review by the Joint Job Evaluation Committee and by the provisions of the CUPE, Local 798 Collective Agreement.

 

We thank all applicants for their interest.  However, only those applicants selected for interview will be acknowledged.

 

The City of Powell River is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact Info
Information Phone: 
604-485-6291
Address: 
6910 Duncan Street
City: 
Powell River
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V8A 1V4

Aquatic Instructor and Trainee Positions

Location: 
Centennial Pool
Closing date: 
April 30, 2014
Job Description: 

Closing Date April 30, 2014

Please submit your letter of application with a resume,

references and current certifications to:

Central Coast Regional District

Box 186 Bella Coola, BC  V0T 1C0

Phone: 799-5291  Fax: 799-5750

Email: info@ccrd-bc.ca

For a full Job Description please contact our office,

Tuesday-Friday 8:30 am – noon and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Visit our website www.ccrd-bc.ca

Contact Info
City: 
Hagensborg
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

Pool Manager

Location: 
Centennial Pool
Closing date: 
April 1, 2014
Job Description: 

Application deadline: April 1, 2014

Please submit your letter of application with a resume,

references and current certifications to:

Central Coast Regional District

Box 186 Bella Coola, BC  V0T 1C0

Phone: 799-5291  Fax: 799-5750

Email: info@ccrd-bc.ca

For a full Job Descriptions go to our home page

www.ccrd-bc.ca

Contact Info
City: 
Hagensborg
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

Sr & Jr Lifeguards

Location: 
Centennial Pool
Closing date: 
April 30, 2014
Job Description: 

Senior and Junior Lifeguards

Aquatic Instructor and Trainee Positions

Closing Date April 30, 2014

 

Please submit your letter of application with a resume,

references and current certifications to:

Central Coast Regional District

Box 186 Bella Coola, BC  V0T 1C0

Phone: 799-5291  Fax: 799-5750

Email: info@ccrd-bc.ca

 

For a full Job Description please contact our office,

Tuesday-Friday 8:30 am – noon and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Visit our website www.ccrd-bc.ca

Contact Info
City: 
Hagensborg
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

Part-time Aquatic Guards

Closing date: 
March 24, 2014
Attached File: 
Contact Info
Information Phone: 
604-820-5350
Address: 
7650 Grand Street
City: 
Mission
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V2V 3T3

City of Coquitlam - Aquatic Leaders - Lifeguards & Instructors (Summer Auxiliary, On-Call)

Closing date: 
March 31, 2014
Job Description: 

Coquitlam is home to over 129,000 people and a vibrant, regional urban centre. We are committed to carefully managing the City's future while continuing to deliver the highest level of service to the community through leadership, sustainability and innovation

Coquitlam Parks, Recreation and Culture is seeking enthusiastic and experienced

Aquatic Leaders - Lifeguards & Instructors
(Summer Auxiliary, On-Call)

Minimum Qualifications:
* Please indicate date of issue or provide photocopies
• Red Cross Water Safety Instructor issued after March 31, 2012 (2 years)
• Standard First Aid or Equivalent issued after March 31, 2012 (2 years)
• C.P.R. – Level C issued after March 31, 2013 (1 year)
• National Lifeguard Award Pool & Waterpark Option issued after March 31, 2012 (2 years)

Desired Qualifications:
 BCRPA Pool Operators Course  BCRPA Fitness Instructor
 First Aid and CPR Instructor  Lifesaving Society Instructor
 Learn-To-Dive Instructor

A CUPE hourly rate of $22.67 to $24.38 is offered, along with a percentage in lieu of benefits. A criminal record search will be requested of short listed candidates.

This role requires flexibility as shifts vary to accommodate program schedules and may include evenings and weekends.

Short listed candidates will be invited for testing on Saturday April 5, 2014 & Sunday April 6, 2014. Candidates who are successful in the testing portion will then be invited to an interview scheduled between, April 28, 2014 to May 1, 2014.

All interested applicants, please submit your resume with a cover letter indicating reference #2014-101100 by 5:00 pm, March 31, 2014 to:

City of Coquitlam - Human Resources Division
3000 Guildford Way, Coquitlam, BC V3B 7N2
Phone: 604-927-3070 Fax: 604.927.3075
email: careers@coquitlam.ca

The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Contact Info
Information Phone: 
604-927-3070
Address: 
3000 Guildford Way
City: 
Coquitlam
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V3B 7N2

Aquatic Operations Manager - 1 year Maternity Leave Term Position

Location: 
Other
Closing date: 
March 21, 2014
Job Description: 

Working at Talisman Centre means joining a group of fun, hardworking, enthusiastic individuals who are passionate about improving the lives of the people around them every day including health nuts, people with disabilities, Olympic athletes and preschoolers - just to name a few. You will be supported and empowered to help make positive experiences for everyone whether they come here to TRAIN, COMPETE or just PLAY hard.  The expected start date for the position will be May 1, 2014 and would end June 30, 2015. During the month of May you will train directly with our Aquatic Operations Manager.

Read Full posting here

Contact Info
Address: 
2225 Macleod Trail South
City: 
Calgary
Province or Territory: 
Alberta
Postal Code: 
T2G 5B6

FULL-TIME RELIEF SHIFT SUPERVISOR

Closing date: 
April 4, 2014
Job Description: 

Whether you’re an experienced aquatic professional looking for a new challenge or a rising star looking to shine this is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for! 

We’re looking for responsible, hard working and enthusiastic individuals with a passion for aquatics and recreation to come join and help lead our team. We offer employees tremendous opportunities to apply and  enhance their skills in a positive, rewarding and flexible work environment. 
 
This position is scheduled between 35-38 hours per week and include morning, evening and weekend shifts. The starting wages for these positions are as follows: 
  • $18.27 per hour when lifeguarding or instructing 
  • $19.74 - $20.25 per hour when supervising 
  • $28.04 per hour for instruction of Advanced Programs 
 (wages are under review for 2014) 
 
Attached File: 
Contact Info
Name: 
Michial Seginowich, Facility Manager
Address: 
PO Box 2298, 1316 Toronto Street
City: 
Smithers
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V0J 2N0
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