Deck Leader/Lifeguard/Instructor

Job Requisition JR-2023-3 Lifeguard/Instructor (Relief) (Open) Job Family: CUPE Start Date: 2024-01-30 Job Close Date: 2024-02-14 Primary Posting.

Description: Closing Date: Feb 14, 2024 Internal: February 7, 2024 Hourly Rate: YEAR OF HIRE RATE: $21.21 PER HOUR

Job Description: Up to four (4) positions available

NOTE: Posting concludes at 12:00 AM on the closing date, with the competition closing at 11:59 the day prior. Reporting to the Manager, Aquatics, this position involves instructing classes for children and adults in all levels of swimming and performing normal lifeguard duties.

Duties Include:

  • Performs normal lifeguard duties, including supervising guests and ensuring the pool area is hazard-free.
  • Plans and instructs all swim programs as needed.
  • Completes documentation related to facility incidents, water quality, cleaning schedules, checklists, reports, and program records.
  • Tests water quality in swimming pools.
  • Carries out assigned cleaning and minor preventative maintenance tasks.
  • Performs other duties as required.
  • All persons employed by the City of Vernon will be required to assist the City in providing emergency services. Duties assigned during an emergency may differ from regular duties.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Minimum 16 years of age.
  • Current Lifesaving Society Swimming Instructor Certification.
  • Current Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard Certification (Pool Option).
  • Current CPR Level C certification.
  • A combination of related education and experience may be considered.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Demonstrates initiative and a willingness to learn.
  • Good interpersonal skills, exhibiting courtesy and professionalism when dealing with customers and co-workers.
  • Able to maintain records, complete incident reports, and perform related clerical duties as required.
  • Ability to operate water testing equipment and first aid equipment.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain an acceptable (Vulnerable Sector) Police Information Check.

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Standard First Aid Certification.
  • Pool Operators Level 1.
  • Lifesaving Instructor Certification.

To Apply: Please submit your resume, quoting the appropriate competition number, to: Human Resources, City of Vernon, using one of the following methods:

Internal Applicants: Internal applicants are asked to apply using their worker profile. By making an application, you are authorizing the City of Vernon to verify, through whatever means deemed appropriate, any information included in your applicant profile.

The City of Vernon wishes to thank all applicants; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Worker Sub-Type: Casual Location: Aquatic Centre Time Type: Part-time

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