Full-time Aquatic Leader

Closing date: 
August 19, 2019
Job Description: 

We are located in the beautiful town of Smithers in northwestern British Columbia. As the regional service centre for the entire area, Smithers offers many more amenities than you would normally see in a town of this size.  Known as the “Town for all Seasons”, Smithers offers outstanding outdoor recreation pursuits.  We also have a wide range of urban features, cultural pursuits and recreation opportunities, Smithers truly offers something for everyone.
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! 

Minimum Qualifications

  • National Lifeguard Service
  • Water Safety Instructor
  • Lifesaving Instructor
  • Standard First Aid & CPR-C
  • 3+ years lifeguarding/Instruction experience
  • Supervisory experience

Desired Qualifications

  • Certified AquaFit Instructor
  • First Aid Instructor
  • NLS Instructor
  • WSI Trainer
  • Pool Operator Level I and/or II

        We’re looking for responsible, hard working and enthusiastic individuals with a passion for aquatics and recreation to come join and LEAD our team. We offer employees tremendous opportunities to apply and enhance their skills in a positive, rewarding work environment.
This position is a 36-40 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.
Wage range: $23.80- $27.50 (*no union dues!)
If you wish to pursue this exciting career opportunity please submit a cover letter and resume by:
Aug 19, 2019
Tamara Gillis, Facility Manager   Bulkley Valley Regional Pool & Recreation Centre
PO Box 2298, 1316 Toronto St. Smithers BC, V0J2N0   Email: tgillis@bvpool.com
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected
 for an interview will be contacted.

Attached File: 
Contact Info
Tamara Gillis
Information Phone: 
+1 02508474244
1316 Toronto Street
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V0J 2N0