BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Recreation Instructors – Aquatic Party/Camp Leaders

Parks, Recreation and Culture Services

The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in B.C. with home to more than 150,000 residents.  Our municipality continues to grow through innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.

The City of Coquitlam is seeking enthusiastic, personable, energetic and outgoing aquatics focused professionals to complement our aquatic team.  These casual positions are responsible for the planning and execution of birthday parties and aquatic camp programs at any one of our aquatic facilities.  We are looking to bring on a wide range of leaders to join our team of aquatic professionals.

Must have:
  • 15 years of age                                                                               
  • Bronze Medallion
  • Some experience with children under 12 years                                                                        
  • Able to work Friday, Saturday, Sunday        

  • National Lifeguard award                       
  • Water Safety Instructor award            
  • Babysitting course                                      
  • Standard First Aid                                         
  • CPR C                                                                   

The rate of pay for this position is $15.00 per hour.

If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter documenting why you feel you are a fit for the position, your certification(s), as well as a resume. Please apply on-line at by 5pm on, Thursday, May 17, 2019. Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check/Vulnerable Sector Check. 

Ongoing auxiliary opportunities are shortlisted and filled on an as-needed basis only.

The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: April 16, 2019, 11:12 am
Expires: May 17, 2019, 5:00 pm