Lifeguard/Instructor
City of Lloydminster
Lloydminster, AB

The Lifeguard/Instructor maintains the safety of pool patrons, providing necessary supervision and protection for swimmers, in accordance with recognized Lifeguard procedures. Instructs the Red Cross Swim programs, of all ages and abilities.

The Lifeguard/Instructor will:

  • Educate the public regarding policies and procedures related to patron safety.
  • Monitor patron activities in the swimming pools to prevent accidents and injuries.
  • Enforce facility rules to maintain safety and proper use of facility and equipment.
  • Maintain the order and proper conduct of people using the facility.
  • React to emergent situations; perform first aid as required.
  • Maintain public and staff safety.
  • Perform daily maintenance duties.
  • Instruct swimmers in the Red Cross Swim program; teach swim skills, strokes and water safety.
  • Provide a safe and learning-friendly environment for swimmers.
  • Work with swimmers of all ages and abilities.
  • Develop strategies to communicate with swimmers of all ages.
  • Create enjoyable learning situations and experiences.
  • Create lessons plans for each swim lesson.
  • Maintain the attention of the children.
  • Enforce facility rules to maintain safety and proper use of facility and equipment.
  • React to emergent situations; perform first aid as required.
  • Perform daily pool maintenance duties.

Other related duties as required.

Schedule:

This position works shifts, consisting of mornings, days and evenings. The ability to work weekends is required.

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Red Cross Lifeguard or National Lifeguard Award (NL).
  • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.
  • Standard First Aid/CPR C.
  • Ability to maintain physical standards required of the Red Cross Lifeguard Certification; able to stand for extended periods; carry and lift; and remain attentive in noisy, disruptive, hot and cold conditions.
  • Flexibility to work daytime, evening and weekend shifts.
  • Offer is contingent upon receiving a satisfactory Criminal Record Check, including a Vulnerable Sector Check prior to employment.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $21.63 to $23.62 /hour

Language:

  • English (Required)