Head Lifeguard

Closing date: 
July 19, 2019
Job Description: 


The City of Surrey's Parks, Recreation & Culture Department is seeking regular full time Head Lifeguards to provide leadership, supervision and direction in the development of fun and interactive activities, special events and facility operations.


• Provide leadership, direction and supervision to a team of high performing Lifeguards, Instructors, and facility support staff.

• Ensure the facility is well maintained and kept clean and safe on a daily basis, in accordance with BC Health Act.

• Perform and direct staff in routine maintenance such as cleaning change rooms, performing scheduled checks of water quality and equipment functions.

• Instruct in-service training and assist in developing program and activity schedules suited to the needs and interests of the facility participants.

• Lead or participate in planning, organizing and delivering special events and leisure swim activities.


• Completion of Grade 12.

• Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Lifeguard / Instructor and aquatic program leader.

• Possess valid certificates in National Lifeguard Service – Pool option, Water Safety Instructor, Standard First Aid with CPR C and Pool Operator Level One.

• One or more additional Industry aquatic courses are desired.

• Ability to work in a high energy, positive environment

Contact Info
Sonia Dhillon
Information Phone: 
13450 104 Avenue
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V3T 1V8