Casual Lifeguard/ Swim Instructor - Aquatic Centre
Reporting to the Aquatics Program Supervisor, the Lifeguard/ Swim Instructor is responsible for supervision and control of activities, safety standards, providing high quality customer service and cleanliness of the aquatic facility. The Lifeguard/ Swim Instructor is responsible for supervision of the guests in the pool area while on shift and expected to exercise mature judgement in carrying out lifeguarding and instructing duties. They will teach a wide variety of swim programs and perform rescues and first aid as required.
Must be a minimum of 16 years of age
Lifesaving Society Swim Instructor
Standard First Aid and CPR - C
Vision Requirement: Candidates will, at the discretion of the City of Iqaluit, confirm vision standard of minimum 20/25 corrected
Must be able to perform skills to the NLS standard
Preferred Education, Skills and Knowledge:
Completion of Grade 10
Must maintain the required certifications
Ability to work flexible shifts including daytime, evenings, weekends and split shifts
Excellent people skills
Knowledge and experience in working as part of a team
Must demonstrate good attendance and punctuality
The following certification are considered assets: Pool Operations Level 1, First Aid and CPR, High Five (PCD), Aquafit certification (CALA, Canfit, waterart), NCCP coaching Level 1
Due to the nature of this position, candidates must submit a clear criminal record and vulnerable sector check and evidence of a clear TB test at the time of application.
The Lifeguard/ Swim Instructor must be able to work a minimum of 5 hours to a maximum of 35 hours per week.
The starting pay rate for this position is $28.00 per hour plus applicable benefits.
CLOSING DATE: Open until filled
REFERENCE #: 10-CASLG
Please submit application package quoting Reference Number to:
P.O. Box 460
Iqaluit, Nunavut X0A 0H0
Only those selected to interview will be contacted.
As per Article 23 of the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement, priority will be given to Nunavut Land Claims Beneficiaries who meet the criteria.