Lifeguard/Swim Instructor-4 positions

Closing date: 
March 29, 2019
Job Description: 

The District of Lillooet REC Centre is seeking lifeguard/swim instructors to fill 4 seasonal positions beginning in April 2019
 The District of Lillooet REC Centre Pool is a 6-lane, 25 metre, indoor pool with a diving board and slide. The REC Centre also features an arena, gymnasium, weight room and climbing wall.
Scope:As a Lifeguard/Swim instructor you will provide a safe, fun and welcoming environment for users. You will perform routine maintenance such as cleaning change rooms and performing regular checks of water quality and equipment functions. You will be required to teach private, group and school lessons to all ages (mainly children). You will assist with planning and running special event swims such as games days and loonie swims. You must be comfortable with a flexible work schedule and shift-work, and have the ability to work both as a member of a team and unsupervised.
Hours of work: Part time to full time, shift work required, April to July 2019
 Rate of Pay:$16.87 to $18.33 per hour, based on qualifications
Required Qualifications:

  • 16 years of age (minimum)
  • Current National Lifeguard Award- Pool option
  • Current Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI)
  • CPR “C” with Auto External Defibrillation (current within 1 year)
  • Standard First Aid or equivalent (current within 2 years)


  • Aquatic fitness instructor
  • Pool Operators Level 1 or equivalent experience
  • LSI

This position requires completion of a criminal record check.
Please submit cover letter and resume detailing relevant work experience and education including copies of all certificates by:
4:30 pm on Friday, March 29, 2019
Applications can be submitted to Megan Kennedy, Aquatic Supervisor, in person at the District of Lillooet REC Centre, 930 Main Street, or by email to
Thank you for your interest in working with the District of Lillooet; only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact Info
Megan Kennedy
Information Phone: 
P.O. Box 1029
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
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