Lifeguard Swim Instructor 1

Req ID:  879
Business Unit:  Parks Recreation and Environmental Servi
Division:  SEAPARC
Shift:  Auxiliary
Rate of Pay:  $22.39 - $22.39 per hour
Hours of Work:  Varies - as and when needed, including days, eveni
Posting Date:  Jun 22, 2024
Closing Date: 

Req ID: 879 

Business Unit: Parks Recreation and Environmental Services 

Division: SEAPARC

Regular/ Auxiliary: Auxiliary

Pay Grade: CAN/05/02/JB05 

Rate of Pay: $22.39 - $22.39 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



We are growing, and we want you to discover why our incredible employees love working at SEAPARC Leisure Complex. Part of the Capital Regional District, voted one of BC’s Top Employers, SEAPARC staff support Sooke residents, and each other, in living healthy lifestyles. Employees implement Aquatic Programs for all ages while building co-operative and positive relationship with the public.  Come join our team during this exciting time of expansion at SEAPARC Leisure Complex!

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Lifeguard a diverse set of activities
  • Ensuring effective program instruction in a fun and safe manner for participants
  • Assists with the delivery of special events
  • Ensuring cleanliness of pool deck and surrounding areas.  
  • May be required to assist with administration duties as required.
  • Follows all policies, procedures and standards of the CRD. 
  • Performs other duties as required.

Additional Information

  • None

Key Skills & Abilities

Excellent communication (verbal and written), interpersonal and customer service skills are required. 
Familiar with emergency procedures and able to respond accordingly
Knowledgeable of the aquatic facilities rules and regulations

  • Ability to work independently with general supervision in a relatively structured environment


  • 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.
  • National Lifeguard Certificate
  • Standard First Aid and CPR-C
  • Lifesaving Swim Instructor


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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