Assistant Lifeguard Swim Instructor

Req ID:  880
Business Unit:  Parks Recreation and Environmental Servi
Division:  SEAPARC
Shift:  Auxiliary
Rate of Pay:  $19.53 - $19.53 per hour
Hours of Work:  Varies - as and when needed, including days, eveni
Posting Date:  Jun 22, 2024
Closing Date: 

Req ID: 880 

Business Unit: Parks Recreation and Environmental Services 

Division: SEAPARC

Regular/ Auxiliary: Auxiliary

Pay Grade: CAN/05/02/JB04 

Rate of Pay: $19.53 - $19.53 per hour, plus 14% in lieu of benefits

Hours of Work: Varies - as and when needed, including days, evenings and weekends

Posting Date: May  24, 2024

Submission review to begin: June 7, 2024 but will remain open until filled



This position will be a part of the aquatics team and assist to provide the public with a safe and enjoyable experience as an assistant aquatic worker.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assists to create a fun and safe environment for patrons.
  • Responsible for the safe operation of pool amenities including the water slide, pool inflatables and climbing wall.
  • Plans, leads, and assists with special events, and programs.
  • Communicates with patrons on water safety topics, facility standards, and BC pool regulations.
  • Assists to ensure aquatic areas are clean and safe, including ensuring equipment is stored appropriately.
  • Assists Lifeguards in emergencies, first-aid, gathering rescue equipment and crowd control.
  • Follows all policies, procedures, and standards of the CRD.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Additional Information

  • None

Key Skills & Abilities

  • Understanding of theory and practical skills related to water safety and injury prevention.
  • Excellent customer service, communication, interpersonal and public relations skills.
  • Ability to work independently and follow direction as part of a team.


  • None


  • Acceptable criminal record check. The applicant/incumbent is required to undergo a criminal record check to work in this position and to report to their supervisor if any criminal charges are laid against them that may be related to their employment.
  • Bronze Cross
  • Standard First Aid


To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click "Apply now" to submit your resume and covering letter online.

We welcome all qualified applicants to apply and may consider a combination of experience, education and/or training where possible.

The Capital Regional District wishes to thank you for your interest and advises that only those candidates under active consideration will be contacted.


We value the diversity of the people we hire and serve. In our commitment to bring differing perspectives to our workplace, and to deliver the best possible service to our customers, we encourage and welcome applications from all people with diverse backgrounds, abilities, and lived experiences.

Accommodations will be provided upon request during the selection process.

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