BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Recreation Instructors

Parks, Recreation and Culture Services
Casual, On-Call Positions

The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents.  Our municipality continues to grow through greenfield and infill development, 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.

We are currently looking for Recreation Instructors who are passionate about sharing their expertise in the following areas:

Adult Programs:
  • Dance (various)
  • Conversational language (Korean, Mandarin)
  • Hobbies (scrapbooking, sewing, beading)
  • Cooking
  • 3D Art

Children and Youth Programs:
  • Sports and Physical Activity (Various)
  • Tennis (Indoors)
  • Gymnastics
  • Afterschool Programs (Various – September onward)
  • ECE Preschool Programs (September onward)

The successful candidates will be team players with excellent communication and people skills.  Prior instructing and/or coaching experience is essential, as is current Standard First Aid and CPR ‘C’ certification or equivalent. Foodsafe is required for cooking instruction. Shifts are varied throughout the year and programs run out of different facilities in the City.

The City offers a competitive salary.  In addition, you can anticipate a lively, fast-paced environment, plus opportunities for personal and professional growth.  Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check/Vulnerable Sector Check. 

Please apply on-line at  Job advertisement will be posted until all positions have been filled.

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: July 18, 2019, 9:17 am
Expires: September 30, 2019, 5:00 pm