Aquatic Supervisor

City of Courtenay - Courtenay, BC (30+ days ago)

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The City of Courtenay is thinking about "Back to Pool" time again !!!

We are looking for an enthusiastic swimmer and leader to oversee our Aquatic Team at the Courtenay & District Memorial Outdoor Pool as an Aquatic Supervisor. This popular Comox Valley attraction has been a staple in the summers of local children and families for generations. Let us know if you want to make a splash by applying for this unique job opportunity.

This valuable position oversees the operation of the outdoor pool facilities and ensures the effective delivery of lifeguard services and aquatic programs. This position supervises pool staff, establishes positive working partnerships with community, businesses, social agencies, and recreational groups, and assists in the marketing and promotion of programs and events.

Minimum qualifications include:
Grade 12 or equivalency
Current CPR Level C & Standard First Aid
Current Water Safety Instructor
Current National Lifeguard Pool Service
Pool operators certification
Considerable (5-7 years) lifeguarding/instructing experience
Sound experience in the supervision of staff and pool facilities
Sound knowledge of aquatic programs for all age groups
Sound knowledge of pool chemistry and pool mechanical systems
Sound Knowledge of Health Act, WHMIS, and WCB regulations
Strong interpersonal, communication, organizational, time-management, conflict resolution, and problem-solving skills
Leadership skills and abilities to provide and promote a positive team culture, values and satisfaction
Ability to plan, organize and lead, coach, and motivate staff in a team environment
Ability to deal with public in a courteous and tactful manner
Ability to carry out the physical demands of the position.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a criminal records check.

This position is available April 6 until September 5, 2020. The wage rate is $24.50 per hour. An additional 10.4% of gross wages is paid in lieu of vacation, statutory holidays and benefits.

If you have the qualifications along with the passion to help Courtenay recreation have the best pool season yet, then submit a resume and cover letter by clicking on the "Apply" button below.

We sincerely thank all applicants – only those being considered for interviews will be contacted.

Application Deadline: February 26, 2020