Guard Instructor

CUPE, Auxiliary
Posting #18-056

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Get your feet wet and dive into a Guard Instructor role with the City of Abbotsford!

As the successful candidate you will ensure a safe and enjoyable leisure experience for patrons while performing lifeguarding and instructional activities. Your  training and keen eye for detail will allow you to actively respond to emergency situations by performing rescue functions and providing assistance to patrons in need.
Your strong communication and relationship building skills will be essential as you provide instruction in a variety of aquatic and related programs. In addition, you will conduct regular inspections of rescue and emergency equipment, monitor pool chemistry as required and perform assigned janitorial and maintenance tasks as required.

As our ideal candidate you will have:
  • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor
  • National Lifeguard (Pool Option)
  • CPR Level C with AED
Auxiliary Employees are employed on an intermittent or temporary basis for the purpose of relief, replacement or increased activities.  Ability to work flexible hours including days, evenings, holidays and weekends is required.
This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is from $18.86  to $22.19 per hour.
At the City of Abbotsford we work strongly to create a challenging and rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. To apply, please visit us online at

Closing Date: July 23, 2018

Location: Abbotsford, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: July 10, 2018, 10:47 am
Expires: July 23, 2018, 4:30 pm