Employment Opportunity: Seasonal Lifeguard/Swim Instructor

January 13, 2020
Seasonal Lifeguard/Swim Instructor (4 Positions)
District of Lillooet REC Centre Pool, Lillooet, B.C.

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, March 30 to June 26, 2020

Rate of Pay: $17.48 to $19.00 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)
  • WHMIS 
  • Aquatic fitness instructor
  • Pool Operators Level 1 or equivalent experience
  • LSI
Application Submission:

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 13, 2020

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 rec@lillooetbc.ca

Thank you for your interest in working with the District of Lillooet; only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.