The Town of Fairview Community Services Department is currently seeking a responsible, hard-working and enthusiastic individual with a passion for Aquatics and Recreation who can ensure the ongoing safety of our patrons and to provide professional instruction in a variety of aquatic activities at the Aquatic Centre. This full-time Lifeguard/Instructor position (40 hours/week) will include a combination of set and flexible hours; some shifts may include evenings and weekends.
The Fairview Regional Aquatic Centre is in the Town of Fairview located in Northern Alberta within the Heart of the Peace Country approximately 82km SW of Peace River and 115km North of Grande Prairie. Town amenities include 10 km of paved trails systems, Local Gun Range, Arena, Aquatic Centre, Gym Facility, Skateboard Park, Splash park, ball diamonds, parks and playgrounds, golf course, ski hill, curling, bowling and local campsite. The Fairview Regional Aquatic Centre boasts a water slide, zero depth, wading pool, 25 m 5 lane lap pool and a Tarzan swing.
The Town of Fairview offers a competitive salary and benefits program (following a successful 3-month probation period) including LAPP Pension. Salaries range from 21.94 hr – 29.57 hr based on experience and qualifications (no union dues). We offer complimentary gym membership, health benefits, ongoing leadership and development opportunities and paid recertification and training. Relocation assistance is available to a suitable candidate.
Qualifications:As a key player with our team you will have the following:
- National Lifeguard Certification
- WSI or ICS Teacher/Instructor Certification
- Standard First Aid (CPR-C)
- Evidence of Clear Vulnerable Sector Search (RCMP & CFSA)
- Pool Operator Level 1 and Level 2 (preferred)
- Familiarization with Recreation Software an asset (Activenet)
- Certified Aquafit/ Fitness Instructor (or willingness to obtain)
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.