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Gordon Head Recreation Centre 

Aquatic Instructor II / Lifeguard

Up to 12 Casual Positions

Gordon Head Recreation Centre is seeking multiple certified Aquatic Instructor II / Lifeguards who will be responsible for the safety and enjoyment of participants in aquatic activities and lesson delivery for Canadian Red Cross Water Safety and Life Saving programs. The successful candidates will lead activities, games and events of interest to the participants as well as perform hosting duties. This will also include evaluation of participants; record keeping and public relations. Aquatic Instructor II / Lifeguards will ensure participants are taught according to safety and skill standards outlined by Saanich and Aquatic agencies and that the facility and equipment are in safe, working condition.

Requirements include completion of Grade 10; current Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Award; current National Lifeguard Pool Option certification; current (within one year) Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation certification – Level C with AED certification; current Standard First Aid certification; over three months experience and a satisfactory police information check.  Successful candidates will be required to work varying shifts including evenings, weekends, and nights (hours/shifts are subject to change).

These are C.U.P.E. Local 2011 positions with a wage of $22.72 per hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits. Job description and competition information can be found at This is an open until filled posting. Please apply quoting competition 20002 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email  In addition to the interview process, testing will be conducted. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Organization: Saanich (District)
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: January 9, 2020, 2:04 pm
Expires: December 31, 2020, 11:45 pm