BC Local Government Job Posting Service
SLIDE ATTENDANTS / GAME LEADERS
Located on the traditional, ancestral and unceded lands of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations, West Vancouver is a vibrant community on the North Shore and home to parks, beaches, and to sports, recreation and arts amenities. We are seeking employees with a passion for public service who share our commitment to creating a complete, inclusive and livable community. Our dedicated staff deliver services, operate facilities and run the programs that enhance the well-being of our community. We are seeking employees with a passion for public service who share our commitment to creating a complete, inclusive and livable community.
The West Vancouver Community Services Department has an immediate opening for casual Slide Attendants/Game Leaders. This position will be responsible for:
· Preparing and leading birthday party events under the supervision of the Program Coordinator
· Enforcing slide rules and regulations for the safety of all users of the slide;
· Monitoring the flow of riders down the slide for safe operation of the slide;
· Providing effective and positive customer service to all patrons;
· Leading age appropriate games on deck and in the water during Public Swims;
· Advising Aquatic Leader of any emergencies on deck and in the water during Public Swims;
· Performing routine maintenance tasks as required; and,
· Other related duties as required.
The preferred candidates will possess: some knowledge of aquatic programs and activities; the ability to communicate in a positive and effective manner to all ages; the ability to enforce guidelines for the safe operation of the water slide; the ability to communicate to other aquatic staff in emergency situations; and the ability to lead creative and fun games in an aquatic environment.
The successful candidates have completed Bronze Cross and CPR-C and will possess some experience working with the public. Shortlisted candidates will need to attend a mandatory wet screening on Tuesday, April 11 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the West Vancouver Aquatic Center and an orientation.
Successful candidates are required to supply a police information check with vulnerable sector and a copy of their credentials.
This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licenses and certificates required of candidates. For details please refer to the Class Specification which is available for inspection in the Human Resources Department.
WVMEA (Union) – Casual
Hours of Work:
Hours of work may vary, but mainly weekends and evenings.
Starting Rate of Pay:
$15.81 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits.
11:59 p.m. on April 7, 2023
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Centre at westvancouver.ca/careers to apply for this position.
We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: No degree, certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $15.81 Hour