Part Time - Lifeguard - Outdoor Pool

Closing date: 
March 18, 2019
Job Description: 

LIFEGUARD- (PART-TIME} (TIME-DURATION} - UP TO 2 POSITIONS
 
Competition #2019-08
 
We are the third largest regional district in BC and deliver over 100 separate services to six municipalities and eight electoral areas. Our region covers more than 13,000 km2 stretching from Hatzic Prairie to Boston Bar. If you love working with the public and providing excellent customer service, than you should check us out.
 
As a Lifeguard at the FVRD, a typical week could see you performing lifeguarding duties including the instruction of swimming lessons at our Almer Carlson Outdoor pool located in Boston Bar. It is anticipated these positions will commence June 1, 2019 and end approximately September 8, 2019.
 
We offer a positive, supportive, team-based work environment with an emphasis on collaboration.   If you have a positive, can-do attitude and a keen sense of humor, you will fit right in. Bring your positive energy, ambition and desire to learn, and we’II take care of the rest.
 
Required qualifications:
 
•  must be at least 16 years of age;
 
•  current National Lifeguard Service certification;
 
•  current CPR level 'C’ certification;
 
•  have knowledge of the operation and maintenance of an outdoor pool and related equipment.
The preferred candidates will also possess the following additional certifications:
 
Lifesaving Instructor certificate
 
Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification
 
The starting wage rate for this time-duration Union position is $17.46 per hour plus 10.6% in lieu of benefits.Upon successful completion of the required probationary period the wage rate will increase to $19.40 per hour plus 10.6% in lieu of benefits. If instructing the wage rate will increase to the Swimming Instructor's rate. Lifeguards must be available for shifts for up to 8 hours, anytime between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 8:00p.m.,inclusive of evenings, weekends and some holidays.
 
If this opportunity excites you, and you want to contribute to a positive work environment, we want to hear from you. Please submit your resume, along with a cover letter, indicating how you meet the qualifications. Please quote Competition #2019-08 and send, in confidence, by 4:30p.m. on March 18, 2019.

Contact Info
Name: 
Human Resources Department
Email: 
Address: 
45950 Cheam Avenue
City: 
Chilliwack BC
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V2P 1N6