Paid

Lifeguard / Swim Instructor

Closing date: 
December 7, 2017
Contact Info
Name: 
Craig Short
Information Phone: 
604-793-7946
Address: 
1-9145 Corbould Street
City: 
Chilliwack
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V2P 4A6

Lifeguard - Casual

Closing date: 
November 20, 2017
Job Description: 

Please see job description attached.

Attached File: 
Contact Info
Name: 
Member Services
Information Phone: 
604.895.5761
Registration Phone: 
604.895.5777
Address: 
535 Hornby Street
City: 
Vancouver
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V6C 2E8

17-U141 - Aquatic Leader - Regular Full-time

Closing date: 
November 13, 2017
Contact Info
Information Phone: 
604.882.0408
Address: 
8889 Walnut Grove Drive
City: 
Langley
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V1M 2N7

Coordinator, Aquatics

Closing date: 
November 12, 2017
Job Description: 

Status: Permanent Full Time

Hours per Week: 5 x 7 hours

Range: $31.05 - $36.53

Job Summary:

The incumbent provides professional and administrative support in developing, coordinating, delivering and evaluating aquatics programs, activities, services and special events. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Coordinate, research, plan, develop, schedule, deliver, implement, promote, organize and evaluate a variety of diversified aquatics programs, services and special events.
  2. Promote the benefits of aquatics, special events, services and facilities utilizing various marketing strategies (website, publications, etc.).

  3. Provide guidance, orientation, coordination and scheduling to aquatics program instructors, leaders, support workers, volunteers and staff as required

  4. Liaise and collaborate with stakeholders including marketing initiatives, availability of space, equipment, materials, instructors, volunteers, support workers, etc.

  5. Establish and maintain effective working relationships and partnerships with various stakeholders.   

  6. Perform administrative duties including conducting research, compiling statistics and preparing reports.
  7. Respond to or refer public inquiries, distribute information and provide customer service activities.

  8. Assess community needs for program development and administration.

  9. Participate in "Service Leader" roster.
  10. Follow, so far as is reasonably practicable, established safety procedures and standards.

  11. Other related duties.

This description contains the elements necessary for the identification and evaluation of the job. The incumbent may be required to perform other related duties.

Working Conditions:

Majority of work is performed under public recreation setting environment with some exposure to noisy conditions and bodily fluids. Hours of work between 05:00 and 12:00 AM, Sunday to Saturday. Evening and weekend work is required.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Completion of Grade 12.
  • 3 years progressive experience including 6 months at a supervisory level and 6 months on the job training.
  • Lifesaving Instructor Trainer.
  • Water Safety Instructor Trainer or I Can Swim Teacher Course Conductor.
  • Standard First Aid and CPR to level C.
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS).
  • RCMP Vulnerable Sector check.
  • Good organizational skills, prioritizing and ability to multitask with minimal supervision.
  • Good written and oral communication skills to develop communication materials.
  • Ability to foster and maintain effective relationships with stakeholders.
  • Class 5 Drivers’ License.

 

Must be willing to obtain additional certifications as required including but not limited to: National Lifeguard Recert Conductor; Pool Operators 1 & 2; etc.

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.

Examples of Equipment to Operate:

Vehicle, first aid equipment and general equipment including computer skills to operate software programs related to ERP system, recreation bookings, spreadsheets, word processing, electronic mail, presentation software, etc.

 

Additional Application Instructions

The City of Whitehorse will only accept job applications through their online e-recruitment system. Job seekers are required to create an online profile and submit their application electronically through this system. Please visit www.whitehorse.ca/careers for more details and to set up an account.

 

Contact Info
Information Phone: 
867-668-8636
Address: 
9030 Quarts Road
City: 
Whitehorse
Province or Territory: 
Yukon
Postal Code: 
Y1A 2Z5

Aquafit Instructors

Location: 
The Arbutus Club
Closing date: 
November 24, 2017
Job Description: 

Please see attached document for more details.

Contact Info
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

Lifeguard/Instructor - Part Time

Location: 
The Arbutus Club
Closing date: 
November 24, 2017
Job Description: 

Please see attached document for more details.

Contact Info
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

17-U138 - Recreation Programmer - Aquatics - Regular Full-time

Closing date: 
November 6, 2017
Contact Info
Information Phone: 
604.882.0408
Address: 
8889 Walnut Grove Drive
City: 
Langley
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V1M 2N7

Lifeguard - Part Time

Closing date: 
November 7, 2017
Contact Info
Information Phone: 
250-469-8800
Address: 
1800 Parkinson Way
City: 
Kelowna
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V1Y 4P9

Aquatic Supervisor

Location: 
Kelowna Family YMCA
Closing date: 
November 10, 2017
Job Description: 

 

Location:
Kelowna Family YMCA
Status:
Accepting
Placement Date:
Immediate

Location: Kelowna Family YMCA

Compensation: $ 17.50/hr

Schedule: Full Time 32 hrs/week, Sunday to Wednesday work week, evening availability required

Placement Date: Immediate

Nature & Scope:

The Aquatic Supervisor is energetic, personable, resourceful, well-organized, with superior interpersonal skills, and excels in a fast paced, challenging work environment. If that sounds like you, then this is your ideal job!

Reporting directly to the Aquatic Manager, the Aquatic Supervisor is a key team member to the Aquatics department at the Kelowna Family YMCA.

The Aquatic Supervisor provides direction and support to all lifeguard and instructional staff and instills the Y’s core values of caring, respect, responsibility and honesty.  The Aquatic Supervisor is the lead in emergency situations and assists the Aquatic Manager in the provision of aquatic instructional or recreational programs.  In addition, the Aquatic Supervisor works efficiently and effectively, fulfilling shift supervisor duties and provides guidance and leadership to aquatic staff. The Aquatic Supervisor’s work week consists of guarding, instruction, and administration; based on facility needs. This Aquatic Supervisor is flexible and has the ability to work independently, while building relationships with our members.

Major Responsibilities and Abilities:

  • Coordinate, supervise and deliver instruction for First Aid, Advanced Courses, and Swim Lessons
  • Provide shift supervision of "on-deck" staff ensuring effective positioning and rotations of lifeguards
  • Assist with Lifeguard or Instructor in-services and training
  • Demonstrates thorough knowledge of lifeguarding principles and practices and aquatic instructional programs
  • Ability to promote leadership and friendly and positive relationships with all facility users
  • Ensures first aid supplies, emergency equipment and program equipment are in order and performs safety inspections as required
  • Monitors the general safety and maintenance of the pool deck, change rooms, and associated areas, and reports concerns to the appropriate department
  • Organizes and ensures the pool is set up for scheduled activities and that user needs are sufficiently met
  • Completes reports, statistics, records, etc. as needed
  • Conducts routine inspections of the facility’s public areas and equipment to ensure customer safety
  • Maintains a clean and safe working environment
  • Ensures that all awards or certifications are kept current and up to date
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts, including daytime, evenings and weekends

Qualifications:

  • National Lifeguard Service Certification-Pool Option
  • Current Standard First Aid with CPR
  • AED Responder (Must be Lifesaving Society certification)
  • YMCA Canada Swim Instructor
  • At least one (1) of the following certifications: Lifesaving Instructor, NL Instructor, First Aid Instructor YMCA Aquatic Trainer
  • Minimum two years aquatic experience. 
  • Upon request provide 3 references.  A minimum of 2 will be professional in nature (eg. Employer, Supervisor or Colleague)
  • A satisfactory Criminal Record Check. Successful candidates will be required to provide a current and satisfactory Criminal Reference Check/Vulnerable Sector Search issued no later than six (6) months preceding your start date. The YMCA will provide applicable instructions and paperwork.

Competencies:

  • Commitment to Mission, Vision and Values: Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision and values of YMCA of Okanagan.
  • Service Attitude: Identifies needs and wants of members/participants as priority and responds in an effective and timely manner to enhance every person's Y experience.
  • Caring:  Shows genuine interest in others: is compassionate, generous, sensitive and thoughtful.
  • Responsibility:  Assumes full responsibility for actions and decisions of self and team.
  • Service Orientation:  Mentors service excellence and celebrates exceptional service performed by others.
  • Relationship building and collaboration:  Listens attentively and communicates effectively to create an open communication environment among participants and staff.

Application Process:

Please apply, with YMCA of Okanagan Application Form, cover letter and resume, to:

Torrie Zimmerman, Aquatic Manager

tzimmerman@ymcaokanagan.ca

Application Deadline

10/09/2017

Contact Info
Information Phone: 
250-491-9622
Address: 
375 Hartman Road
City: 
Kelowna
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V1X 2M9

Lifeguard / Swimming Instructor

Closing date: 
December 15, 2017
Job Description: 

Date Posted: October 16, 2017

Position Title: Lifeguard / Swimming Instructor

Location: Tong Louie Family YMCA, Surrey

Terms: Permanent Part Time: (4-24 hours per week)

Shift: Shifts will vary and may include mornings, evenings and weekends

 

Salary: 0-520 Hours $13.26

After 520 $13.77

After 1100 $14.28

After 2500 $15.13

 

Start Date: December 4, 2017

Reports To: Supervisor, Aquatics

 

Situation:

The YMCA of Greater Vancouver is a charity dedicated to strengthening the foundations of community, by nurturing the potential of children, teens & young adults, promoting healthy lifestyles, fostering a sense of social responsibility and delivering lasting personal & social change. We are building a community in which a generation of children and families reach their full potential. Our values guide our decision-making and behaviour—we do the right thing, put people first, keep our promises and lead by example.

 

Nature & Scope:

The Lifeguard/Swim Instructor will report to the Aquatics Supervisor & Supervisor of Children’s Programs and work collaboratively with other members of the YMCA team to provide a safe and fun aquatics environment.

 

Major Responsibilities:

· Guard the pool and teach swimming lessons in a positive and professional manner

· Build meaningful relationships through positive daily interaction with YMCA members, visitors, and colleagues

· Promote philanthropy through the YMCA’s annual Strong Kids Campaign

· Develop lesson plans for various programs and administer progressive evaluations for participants

· Ensure program design, lay-out, and offerings meet the needs of all participants at various levels

· Lead program delivery, while ensuring contents meet the appropriate criteria and outline

· Perform general administrative duties and record keeping responsibilities

· Maintain an atmosphere of achievement that inspires self and others to succeed at the highest levels

· Ensure the safety of all members, participants, staff, and property by following YMCA standards/policies/procedures and ensuring they are maintained amongst all members and staff, including all locker rooms and spectator viewing areas.

· Maintain a neat, orderly, and clean environment, including all program areas, common spaces, and washrooms

· Assist with training new staff/volunteers in procedures and practices

· Remain flexible – willing to learn new skills, alter shifts

· Attend staff meetings, planning sessions and training events as required

· Maintain regular attendance, punctuality and be appropriately dressed and well groomed

 

Requirements:

· Current Standard First Aid certificate (valid within 2 years)

· CPR level C and & AED certificate (valid within 1 year)

· Current National Lifeguard – pool option

· Experience as a Lifeguard or Swimming Instructor - preferred

· YMCA Aquatic Fitness Certificate, or equivalent - preferred

· Advanced leadership courses are an asset

· Demonstrated high level of customer service skills

· Successful candidates will be required to provide a current and satisfactory Criminal Reference Check/Vulnerable Sector Search issued no later than six (6) months preceding your start date

· 3 professional references

 

Please Note:

We are hiring the following options:

- Swimming Instructor Only

- Lifeguard & Swimming Instructor

 

The interview time below is by invitation only:

November 10th 2017

· 10 am to 11 am – Dry interview

· 11 am to 1 pm – Wet interview

 

Complete online application using the following link:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=ymcagv&jobId...

 

Application deadline: 6:00 pm, November 5, 2017

Contact Info
Information Phone: 
604-575-9622
Address: 
14988 - 57th Avenue
City: 
Surrey
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
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