BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Lifeguard Instructor 3

Benefitted, Full-Time – Grand Forks, BC    

The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) is located in the southern interior of British Columbia and prides itself on providing smart, sustainable governance and services to its constituents throughout our 8,200 km2 region. Join us here where you’ll find mountains, lakes and rivers, abundant breathtaking vistas and endless adventures, not to mention a burgeoning arts and culture scene. Our head office is located in the City of Trail, which combined with the nearby communities of Warfield, Montrose, Fruitvale and Rossland have a population of approximately 20,000.
Are you looking for a career in fitness and aquatics? Want a full time job where you’re finished by 12:30pm? Join our team of Aquatic and Fitness Professionals where you’ll enjoy all this and more!
The RDKB is currently seeking applications for a permanent, full-time Lifeguard Instructor 3 position at the Grand Forks Aquatics Centre. This is a benefitted, full-time position working 5:30am – 12:30pm, Monday to Friday.
Lifeguard Instructor 3 (LG3) staff perform both skilled lifeguarding and instructional work at the pool. As an instructor, LG3s teach fitness, aquafit and learn-to-swim classes, as well as share lifeguarding duties on deck. Staff assist the Aquatic Coordinator to implement the community swimming and water safety programs and support the clean and safe operations of the pool. LG3’s are considered leaders in the Aquatics team and as such are expected to act with courtesy, tact and diplomacy to ensure a safe, enjoyable and effective experience for our community.
To be considered for this position, candidates must possess:

  • Minimum 17 years of age
  • Current National Lifeguard Service award
  • Current CPR C qualification
  • Current Water Safety Instructor
  • Current Royal Life Saving Instructor’s Certificate
  • Fitness Instructor
  • Satisfactory Criminal Record Check

For more information on this position, please review the job description available on the RDKB Careers page. To be considered for this opportunity, please submit a cover letter and resume to Human Resources at [email protected] no later than Monday August 15, 2022.
Position Information
Status: Benefitted, Full Time – 35 hours per week
Hours of work: Monday to Friday, 5:30am – 12:30pm with a running lunch
Union: CUPE Local 2254
Compensation: $27.68/Hour (2022)
To be successful, candidates must possess the right to work in Canada. The RDKB is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all interested candidates. Only those applicants shortlisted for this opportunity will be contacted. The RDKB thanks all candidates for their interest.

Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: August 5, 2022, 4:08 pm
Expires: August 15, 2022, 4:30 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $27.68 Hour