Recreation Instructors – Advanced Aquatics Instructors

Closing date: 
May 31, 2019
Job Description: 

Recreation Instructors - Advanced Aquatics Instructors
Parks, Recreation & Culture Services Department
The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC with home to more than 141,000 residents. Our municipality continues to grow through development of our green spaces, arts and culture, urban design and state-of-the-art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.
The City of Coquitlam is seeking enthusiastic, personable, energetic and outgoing aquatics focused professionals to complement our aquatic team. These casual positions are responsible for the planning and instructing of advanced aquatic programs such as National Lifeguard Pool and Water Park options, Water Safety Instructor, and Life Saving Instructor at any one of our aquatic facilities. We are looking to bring on a wide range of leaders to join our team of aquatic professionals.
Must hold one of the following awards:

  • Water Safety Instructor Trainer
  • National Lifeguard Instructor
  • Lifesaving Instructor Trainer
  • Able to work all days and evenings


  • National Lifeguard Pool option
  • National Lifeguard Water Park option

The rate of pay for this position is $29.00 per hour.
If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter documenting why you feel you are a fit for this position, your certification(s), as well as a resume. Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check/Vulnerable Sector Check.
Please apply online by 5pm on May 31, 2019 at
Ongoing casual opportunities are shortlisted and filled on an as-need basis only.
The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opporunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact Info
Alannah Piasecki
Information Phone: 
3000 Guildford Way
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V3B 7N2