Parks, Recreation & Culture
$14.96 per hour
September 23, 2019
Founded in 1874, Maple Ridge is one of BC’s oldest communities, but it’s also one of the fastest growing Cities in Metro Vancouver. This tremendous pace of growth creates opportunities for professionals like you to bring your passion and talents to our organization to build our future, your career and your family in one of the most incredible natural settings in BC. Your skills and talents are the essential element in helping our organization meet the challenges and opportunities of our community. This is a place where you can make a difference, serve your community with pride and professionalism and work with our elected representatives to turn their vision for our community into action. Are you ready to choose your own adventure?
Are you a team player with a “can do attitude”, excellent communication, interpersonal skills and exceptional customer service skills? We have the perfect opportunity for you.
We are actively hiring Slide Attendants for our newly renovated pool scheduled to open this Fall. Come and join our great team for this exciting time!
Aquatics happen both in and out of the water and some of the duties of the position include:
Enforcing slide rules and regulations for the safety of all user of the slide;
Monitoring the flow of riders down the slide(s) for safe operation of the slide(s)
Leading age appropriate games on deck and in the water during public swims;
Advising Aquatic Lifeguard/Instructor of any emergencies on deck and in the water during public swims;
Performing routine maintenance tasks as required;
Providing effective and positive customer service to all patrons;
A little bit about you:
We are looking for candidates that possess some knowledge of aquatic programs and activities; the ability to communicate in a positive and effective manner to all age groups and other aquatic staff; the ability to enforce guidelines for the safe operation of the water slide(s); the ability to lead creative
and fun games in an aquatic environment.
You will have completed: Bronze Cross, have current Standard First Aid and CPR, Level C/Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
This is an ongoing recruitment until all positions are filled. The first batch of applicants will be selected approximately June 24; the second batch selected approximately July 22 and the third batch selected approximately August 19.
The successful candidate will be required to complete a Police Information Check as a condition of employment. (Note – not required a part of the application process; however, will be required upon consideration for employment)
All required licenses, certificates and registrations associated with this competition must also be valid and current at the time the postings close and must be attached with your application. Please have these documents ready to upload when you apply.
What we offer you:
The City offers a competitive compensation package that includes a strong wellness program and the opportunity for career and professional development.
If you want to help shape a growing community in a municipality that strives for service excellence, then this is the position for you.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.