Aquatic Leader 1 (Edmonds Community Centre)

Closing date: 
January 16, 2020
Job Description: 

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!
Reporting to the Recreation Centre Supervisor 2, this is aquatic leadership work in assisting a supervisor in directing the provision of aquatic instructional and recreational programs at Fred Randall Pool at Edmonds Community Centre on an assigned shift. The Aquatic Leader 1 supervises, checks and participates in the work of a moderate sized group of full-time, part-time and auxiliary staff engaged in instructional, lifeguarding, maintenance, custodial and administrative tasks. The Aquatic Leader 1 participates in the planning, organization, promotion and evaluation of aquatic instructional and recreational programs for all ages and abilities.  Participates in conducting lifeguarding, instructing and emergency training programs for aquatic staff and may participate in the hiring and evaluation of same. Assists in conducting a maintenance and custodial program ensuring that all pumps, filters, chlorinators and related water treatment equipment are properly functional, and that established standards of cleanliness and safety are enforced. Prepares and maintains a variety of related records and performs related work as required.
Qualifications include completion of grade 12, supplemented by courses in lifesaving, lifeguarding, aquatics instruction and pool operation and maintenance plus sound related experience including some supervisory experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Required qualifications: 1) National Lifeguard; 2) Red Cross Water Safety Instructor; 3) Lifesaving Instructor; 4) CPR-C current within 1 year; 5) British Columbia Driver’s Licence. Occupational First Aid Level 1, 2 or 3, Pool Operators Level 1 or 2, BCRPA Basic Fitness Leader – Aquatics,  National Lifeguard Instructor, Lifesaving Instructor Trainer, Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Trainer are desirable.
Hours of work: Tuesday - Friday 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM | Saturday 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
The closing date for this competition has been extended to Thursday January 16, 2020.
New applications are welcome!  Please apply at:   
Applicants under consideration will required to consent to a Criminal Record Search
Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.
Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Contact Info
Human Resources
Information Phone: 
Registration Phone: 
7433 Edmonds St.
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V3N 1B1