Paid

Full Time Relief Supervisor/Lifeguard 3

Closing date: 
October 28, 2016
Job Description: 

 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 35-40 hours per week and include morning, evening and weekend shifts.  Depending on qualifications and experience the starting wages for these positions are as follows:

 $20.24- 21.28 per hour when supervising

$17.65- 19.19 per hour when lifeguarding or instructing

 

Following a successful 3-month probation period, full-time employees are eligible to receive a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental coverage.

Contact Info
Name: 
Tamara
Information Phone: 
250-847-4244
Address: 
1316 Toronto Street
City: 
Smithers
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V0J 2N0

Full Time Aquatic Leader

Closing date: 
October 28, 2016
Job Description: 

 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 work environment.

 

This position is a 38-40 hours per week Tuesday- Saturday or Sunday-Thursday work week and includes morning, evening and weekend shifts based on facility needs. Job duties include on deck lifeguarding/instructing, balancing pool chemistry, training and supervising staff, various administration duties, lesson supervision, special event planning and janitorial duties.  Following a successful 3-month probation period, this position is eligible to receive a comprehensive medical and dental benefits package and sick pay.

Contact Info
Name: 
Tamara Gillis
Information Phone: 
250-847-4244
Address: 
1316 Toronto Street
City: 
Smithers
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V0J 2N0

Lifeguard

Location: 
To Be Announced
Closing date: 
October 22, 2016
Job Description: 

LIFEGUARD

George Pearson Centre – Casual

Vancouver Coastal Health

 

Vancouver Coastal Healthis world renowned for innovation and a focus on quality care and outcomes. The remarkable range of specialties places VCH at the forefront of career destinations for Nurses, Sonographers, Social Workers, Physiotherapists, Mental Health professionals and many other health care and allied professionals. Launch an exciting career with us where you can apply your skills and develop new ones alongside some of Canada's finest practitioners. Come for the job. Stay for the team.

 

About George Pearson Centre:

 

George Pearson Centre(GPC) is a resident centred, long term care facility located in the Marpole neighbourhood of Vancouver. Built in 1952 GPC is located in a 7.7 hectare park-like setting. GPC has a swimming pool, recreation rooms, and family rooms which can be booked for overnight stays from family out of area. The facility houses complex needs residents requiring tracheostomy and ventilator care.

 

We’re hiring a casual Lifeguard at GPC who will beresponsible for the conduct and safety of all persons in or near the pool as well as leading pool programs in a safe and professional manner. Duties will  include checking pool area, monitoring the general operation and cleanliness of the pool facility, providing instruction in aquatic programs and adapted aquatic exercise, reporting observations of clients/residents progress, organizing furnishings and equipment, and maintaining an inventory of first aid and office equipment.

 

Qualifications:
 

·                    Graduation from Grade 12 plus one year's recent related experience.

·                    National Lifeguard Pool Option Certificate.

·                    CPR-C Basic Rescuer Certificate, Standard First Aid Certificate or equivalent.

·                    Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certificate.

·                    Experience as an Aquafit Instructor is an asset.

 

This is your opportunity to become part of the George Pearson team!

 

 

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to apply online at careers.vch.ca please search for Job Reference# 087506.

 

 

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health

 

Contact Info
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

Lifeguards and Swim Instructors

Closing date: 
November 2, 2016
Job Description: 
YMCA-YWCA
Vancouver Island
 
Lifeguards and Swim Instructors
Westhills YMCA-YWCA
 
Positions:
 
Permanent Full-Time: 35 hours/week
Permanent Part-Time: 20-34 hours/week
Casual: up to 19 hours/week (on call or regular shifts)
 
Placement: April 2016
 
Wage Range: $16.95 – 17.45/hour (+ benefits for permanent positions)
 
Nature and Scope:
The Aquatic Staff team provides high quality programs and services to our members and participants, and works as a member of the Health, Fitness and Aquatics program team. This includes maintaining a safe aquatic environment, educating the public regarding safe swimming habits, and providing progressive swimming instruction in the YMCA aquatic system.
 
Full-time positions will be required to work a Sunday – Thursday or Tuesday – Saturday work week. Permanent part-time (PPT) positions require the flexibility to work weekends, opening/closing shifts and some statutory holidays (rotational basis). All permanent positions qualify for 3 weeks paid vacation (pro-rated for PPT), a YMCA-YWCA Individual Membership, as well as a cost shared group benefits plan after the probationary period which includes:
 
 Medical (MSP coverage after one month)
 Healthcare, Drug Plan, Dental, Vision, EAP Plan
 Extended Health Care
 Life Insurance
 Eligibility for the YMCA Canada Pension Plan
 
Responsibilities:
(As relevant to the specific position with the Aquatic team)
 Provides excellent customer service to members, volunteers, and staff
 Ensures all safety and life guarding procedures are adhered to, and in the event of an emergency responds as trained by the Association
 Enforces all rules and regulations and maintain order in his/her designated area as a proactive approach to ensuring safety and accident prevention
 Plans, organizes and implements core lesson plans/daily lesson plans, progress reports and evaluations
 Maintains accurate, up to date progress sheets and records for participants
 Keeps Daily Log up to date and accurate
 Set-up and take-down lane markers, program and other equipment as required
 Ensure that equipment is safe and in good repair (report immediately any malfunctions and remove any damaged equipment immediately)
 Maintenance and cleaning duties as required
 Assist in the supervision and leadership of assistant instructors and volunteers
 Ensure the safety of all members, participants, staff, and property by following YMCA-YWCA
standards/policies/procedures and ensuring they are maintained amongst all members and staff
 Monitor commitment to service excellence by role modelling and maintaining YMCA SAM 2.1 standards Develops and maintain professional and courteous relationships with members and participants
 Contribute as a member of our staff team in the overall operation of the Downtown Branch, including performing other duties as assigned
 
Qualifications:
 NLS certification
 YSI or WSI Certification
 Standard First Aid and CPR-C certification
 Clear Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening
 YMCA or BCRPA Aquafit certification a strong asset
 
Competencies
 Commitment to Organization Vision and Values
 Commitment to Health and Safety
 Customer Service
 Teamwork
 Communication
 Problem solving
 Planning and Organization
 
Interested applicants are invited to apply by email with a cover letter and resume. Please indicate the position that you are applying for (and preferred hours - FT, PT or Casual) in the subject line of your email. Applications should be sent to:
 
Human Resources
hr@victoriay.com
 
Please note that applications* will be short-listed for an interview as they are received; these positions will remain open until suitable candidates have been selected.
 
*We appreciate all expressions of interest but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
The YMCA-YWCA of Vancouver Island is an equal opportunity employer.
Contact Info
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

Lifeguards and Swim Instructors - Downtown Branch

Closing date: 
November 2, 2016
Job Description: 
YMCA-YWCA
Vancouver Island
 
 
Lifeguards and Swim Instructors
Downtown Branch
 
Placement: Ongoing
Wage Range: $16.95 – 17.45 per hour
Hiring Shifts: Must be available for opening, daytime, and weekends shifts.
 
Nature and Scope:
The Aquatic Staff team provides high quality programs and services to our members and participants, and works as a member of the Health, Fitness and Recreation program team. This includes maintaining a safe aquatic environment, educating the public regarding safe swimming habits, and providing progressive swimming instruction in the YMCA aquatic system.
 
Reporting to the Aquatic Coordinator, Aquatic Team members will have a demonstrated personal interest in fitness and a variety of aquatics programs. Due to the seasonal peaks in our operation, the work schedule will flex to accommodate the needs of our members and participants. The shifts may vary including weekends, evenings and early mornings. This role is classified as a Casual position and the successful applicant will be entitled to a General Membership.
 
Responsibilities:
(As relevant to the specific position with the Aquatic team)
 Provides excellent customer service to members, volunteers, and staff
 Ensures all safety and life guarding procedures are adhered to, and in the event of an emergency responds as trained by the Association
 Enforces all rules and regulations and maintain order in his/her designated area as a proactive approach to ensuring safety and accident prevention
 Plans, organizes and implements core lesson plans/daily lesson plans, progress reports and evaluations
 Maintains accurate, up to date progress sheets and records for participants
 Keeps Daily Log up to date and accurate
 Set-up and take-down lane markers, program and other equipment as required
 Ensure that equipment is safe and in good repair (report immediately any malfunctions and remove any damaged equipment immediately)
 Maintenance and cleaning duties as required
 Assist in the supervision and leadership of assistant instructors and volunteers
 Demonstrates a commitment to safe work practices – role models safe work procedures
 Models appropriate behaviours in line with our Mission, Vision and Values
 Develops and maintain professional and courteous relationships with members and participants
 Contribute as a member of our staff team in the overall operation of the Downtown Branch, including performing other duties as assigned
 
 
Qualifications:
 Required:
o NLS certification
o YSI or WSI Certification
o Standard First Aid and CPR-C certification
o Clear Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening
 Desirable:
o Lifesaving Instructor Certification
o Aquafit Instructors – YMCA or BCRPA certification required
o Coaches – NCCP certification required
 
Competencies
 Commitment to Organization Vision and Values
 Commitment to Health and Safety
 Customer Service
 Teamwork
 Communication
 Problem solving
 Planning and Organization
 
Interested applicants are invited to apply by email with a cover letter and resume.
Applications should be sent to:
 
Human Resources
hr@victoriay.com
 
Please note that applications* will be short-listed for an interview as they are received; these positions will remain open until suitable candidates have been selected.
 
*We appreciate all expressions of interest but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
The YMCA-YWCA of Vancouver Island is an equal opportunity employer.
Contact Info
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

Aquatic Leaders - Lifeguards & Instructors

Location: 
To Be Announced
Closing date: 
September 29, 2016
Job Description: 

Coquitlam is home to over 141,000 people and is 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

(FALL 2016 Auxiliary, On-Call)

 

Minimum Qualifications: * Please indicate date of issue or provide photocopies of current awards

• Red Cross Water Safety Instructor

• Standard First Aid Certificate

• C.P.R. – Level C

• National Lifeguard Award - Pool Option

• National Lifeguard Award - Waterpark Option

 

Desired Qualifications:

Ÿ  Pool Operators Certificate   ŸAquatic Fitness Instructor

Ÿ  First Aid and CPR Instructor ŸLifesaving Instructor

Ÿ  Learn-To-Dive Instructor

 

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

 

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for testing on October 15, 2016. Candidates who are successful in the testing portion will then be invited to an interviewscheduled between,November 1 - 4.

 

The CUPE hourly rate of $23.12 - $24.87 is offered, along with a percentage in lieu of benefits. Please apply on-line at www.coquitlam.ca/jobs  by 5:00 pm on September 29th 2016. Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check/Vulnerable Sector Check. 

 

 

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
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

Aquatics Coordinator

Closing date: 
September 28, 2016
Job Description: 
COMOX VALLEY REGIONAL DISTRICT
Comox Valley Sports and Aquatic Centres
3001 Vanier Drive and 377 Lerwick Road, Courtenay BC
 
The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) is an attractive geographic location, rich in
rural agricultural, vibrant urban, meandering coastline and dramatic mountains. There is an
unlimited possibility of activities available from skiing, to walking the shores of Goose Spit,
hiking the countless trails, and enjoying the diverse downtown areas of Courtenay, Comox
and Cumberland.
 
The CVRD is seeking an aquatics coordinator to join our community services team.
 
This
full-time position is responsible for the planning and delivery of quality swim programs to a
wide variety of users.
Under the direction of the manager of recreation services, the coordinator provides direction and hands-on support, and coaching and mentorship to aquatic staff, and develops, promotes, and evaluates aquatic programs to ensure exceptional customer service is provided in a safe and enjoyable atmosphere. The coordinator works closely with the manager of recreation services and the aquatic staff, and performs first aid as required, and is required to work a flexible work schedule to ensure the fulfillment of patron
needs.
 
We offer a friendly, professional and supportive work environment along with a competitive
salary and benefit package. A copy of the job description with required qualifications and
abilities is available online at www.comoxvalleyrd.ca/jobs
 
Those wishing to apply should submit a cover letter, resume, and copies of the certificates
and/or diplomas required for the position, via email only, to:
 
Human Resources
Comox Valley Regional District
Email: hr@comoxvalleyrd.ca
 
Applications will be accepted until 3:00 p.m., September 28, 2016.
Contact Info
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

Manager of Recreation Services

Closing date: 
September 30, 2016
Job Description: 
COMOX VALLEY REGIONAL DISTRICT
 
Comox Valley Sports and Aquatic Centres
3001 Vanier Drive and 377 Lerwick Road, Courtenay BC
 
The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) is an attractive geographic location, rich in rural
agricultural, vibrant urban, meandering coastline and dramatic mountains. There is an unlimited
possibility of activities available from skiing, to walking the shores of Goose Spit, hiking the
countless trails, and enjoying the diverse downtown areas of Courtenay, Comox and
Cumberland.
 
The CVRD seeks a full-time manager of recreation services to join our community services team.
  • This position is responsible for managing the development and delivery of recreation/leisure
  • programs and services for the recreation facilities.
  • Ensures that a system of continuous
  • community needs assessment exists, and that programs and services are regularly evaluated and
  • updated to reflect the changing community needs.
  • Implements and maintains approved corporate policies, processes and standards, plans and implements staff development programs to ensure staff are trained and certified as required, and ensures program delivery is in compliance with applicable regulations and certification requirements.
  • Works closely with the
  • marketing specialist with respect to the development of marketing and promotional initiatives to
  • increase leisure activity participation and serves as a resource to staff, regional district personnel
  • and customers regarding the interpretation, explanation and application of policies, regulations
  • and bylaws.
  • Maintains effective working relationships with a variety of stakeholders to
  • accomplish objectives and resolve recreation program issues.
 
We offer a friendly, professional and supportive work environment along with a competitive
salary and benefit package.
 
A copy of the job description with required qualifications and abilities is available online at www.comoxvalleyrd.ca/jobs
 
Those wishing to apply should submit a cover letter, resume, and copies of the certificates
and/or diplomas required for the position, via email only, to:
 
Human Resources
Comox Valley Regional District
Email: hr@comoxvalleyrd.ca
 
Applications will be accepted until 3:00 p.m., September 30, 2016.
Contact Info
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia

Program Coordinator

Location: 
UBC Aquatic Centre
Closing date: 
September 17, 2016
Job Description: 

See Attachment

Attached File: 
Contact Info
Name: 
Stephane Delisle
Information Phone: 
604.822.4501
Registration Phone: 
604.822.4501
Address: 
6121 University Blvd
City: 
Vancouver
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V6T 1Z1

Lifeguard - Fairmont Hot Springs

Location: 
To Be Announced
Closing date: 
October 30, 2016
Job Description: 


Job title

Lifeguard

Reports to

Pool Manager

Job purpose

The Lifeguard provides safety in and around the pool facility. Lifeguards perform as accident preventers, rescuers, public relation officers and administrators.

Duties and responsibilities

·         Lifeguards are responsible for the safety and well being of patrons in pool facility. The Lifeguard has both an ethical and legal duty to provide patrons with a high level of concern and a high standard of care for their safety.

·         At the same time, the Lifeguard is expected to facilitate this safe, enjoyable aquatic experience.

·         Will ensure the pool facility is clean, safety equipment is in place/working condition on a daily basis.

·         Do water tests as required daily.

·         Assist in Ticket office duties when required.

·         Assist in maintenance duties, such as locker room cleaning and pool cleaning shifts, and other tasks around the pool.

·         Provide first aid as required.

Qualifications

·         Must have a current NLS qualification, and CPR-C, Aed training.

·         Good customer service and public relation skills.

Working conditions

As a Lifeguard, you will be required to work day and night shifts. At times you will be doing regular cleaning maintenance, of locker rooms and pools. Challenges with an out door facility are weather and other elements.

Physical requirements

Physical and mental fitness are prerequisites for effective lifeguarding. These skills are needed to sustain vigilant, attentive and alert supervision.

Direct reports

Head Lifeguard or Pool Manager.

Fairmont Hot Springs Resort is a four season vacation destination, with 3 golf courses, 2 RV Parks, a ski hill, lodging and Food and Beverage outlets, and of course, our signature mineral hot springs.  Our teammates enjoy a free lunch on shift, a teammate pass which gets them access to all our amenities, and discounts at all of our outlets (retail, F & B, etc).  We are located in the beautiful Columbia Valley, which offers a host of activities including hiking, kayaking, horseback riding, skiing, and more!  We have staff accommodation available for our teammates, with the cost taken right off your pay! 

Qualified candidates can contact David Sheedy at hr@fhsr.com

Contact Info
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
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