BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Recreation Instructors – Advanced Aquatics Instructors

Parks, Recreation and Culture Services Department

The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in B.C. with home to more than 141,000 residents. Our municipality continues to grow through development of our green spaces, arts & culture, urban design 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 instructing of advanced aquatic programs such as National Lifeguard Pool and Water Park options, Water Safety Instructor and Life Saving Instructor 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 hold one of the following awards:
  • Water Safety Instructor Trainer
  • National Lifeguard Instructor
  • Lifesaving Instructor Trainer
  • Able to work all days and evenings

  • National Lifeguard Pool option
  • National Lifeguard Water Park option
  • Water Safety instructor

The rate of pay for this position is $29.00 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. Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check/Vulnerable Sector Check.

Please apply on-line by 5pm on February 2, 2020 at

Ongoing casual 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: December 5, 2019, 12:22 pm
Expires: February 2, 2020, 5:00 pm