Aquatic Head Guard, FT Temp

Closing date: 
October 1, 2019
Job Description: 


Hinton has always been for explorers. From our region’s mapping by David Thompson in 1810, through the fur traders, miners, loggers, and adventurers who’ve settled since, this has been a place where those willing to strive to see, do, and experience more feel at home. We believe that we work for some of the hardest working, dedicated, and caring people in the province, and expect the same from our employees. Our work culture is structured around providing an exceptional customer service experience, and our compensation packages are built to keep you here, to establish long term relationships within our office, community, and region.


Your New Department:

If you had a choice, you would spend every moment poolside. Good news – there is, in fact, a job that suites you! Our aquatics department needs people comfortable in the setting, and just as comfortable jumping into the water and keeping patrons safe. Join our team of water minded professionals in providing engaging, safe, and fun programs for our entire community.


Your New Responsibilities:


Under the direction of the Aquatic Supervisor, the Head Guard is responsible for assigning & directing the daily operation of the Aquatic area as outlined by the Aquatic Supervisor. The Head Guard will work in accordance with the job expectations as outlined in one of the three Head Guard specialties: Aquatic Operations & Safety, Aquatic Programming and Special Events, Advanced Aquatic Instructor Trainer.





Your Qualifications:


  • Minimum of Grade 12
  • Minimum  2 yrs lifeguard experience.
  • Minimum  1 yr of pool operation experience.
  • Acceptable Police records check
  • Acceptable Child Welfare check
  • Current Certification, including:
    • Standard First Aid & CPR-C
    • National Lifeguard Cert.
    • LSS Swim Instructor (WSI transfer also acceptable).
    • LSI, FAI & NLI
    • WHMIS
    • Pool Operator 1 & 2
    • Pool Operator Instructor        
    • LSS ASI         
    • LSS SEE Auditor
    • FAI(T), LSI(T) & NLI(T)
    • Aqua Fitness Instructor
    • Aqua Fit Instructor Trainer



Terms of Employment:


  • This is a Full time Temporary position ending December 31, 2019 or until the position is reclaimed or filled.


  • Salary range $28.87 to $32.94
  • This is a 40 hour/workweek, based on flexibility and is a Unionized position.


Contact Info
Elaine Fiander
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia