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Swimming Instructor/Lifeguard (10) EX20-504

City of Greater Sudbury

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Swimming Instructor/Lifeguard (10) EX20-504

City of Greater Sudbury

Apply by 11/17/2020

Posted 1 month ago

How to apply


Greater Sudbury, ON, Canada

Job Type

Industry Areas

Amateur Sport

 Job Description

Under the direct supervision of the Recreation Co-ordinator or the Recreation Centre Co-ordinator and Aquatic Trainer.

  • Instruct/Lifeguard when required.
  • Ensure that each class or swim receives proper supervision.
  • Respond to emergency situations and perform First Aid as required.
  • Always be on deck in uniform, before the public.
  • Complete accident/incident/parent report/complaint forms as required as soon as possible after an occurrence.
  • Be familiar with and adhere to sections of the Health Protection and Promotion Act Regulation 565/90, and ongoing amendments which apply to public swimming pools.
  • Ensure all pool equipment is at its proper location in good condition. Report articles to the Manager of Recreation Services and his/her Designate.
  • Promote the concept of “Leisure Swimming”.
  • Prevent accidents by having a high degree of vigilance, training, fitness and by educating swimmers on safe water practices.
  • Act as a cashier when required by accepting the appropriate fee and issuing tickets/stamps.
  • Enforce all pool rules.
  • Attend and participate in staff in-service training.
  • Tidy the deck and guard room at the end of each swim period.
  • Conduct water tests if required.
  • Perform janitorial duties as directed.
  • Develop and maintain a thorough working knowledge of CGS's Safety Manual and the applicable Provincial Legislation listed therein.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Qualifications RequiredQualifications Required

  • Must possess and maintain a current National Lifeguard Service Certificate.
  • Must possess and maintain a current Lifesaving Society Instructors Certificate.
  • Must possess and maintain a current Standard First Aid and C.P.R. – Level C
  • Certificate from one of the following agencies: Lifesaving Society, Red Cross, St. John’s Ambulance, Canadian Ski Patrol.
  • Up to six (6) months of related experience.
  • Knowledge of the Public Health Act on swimming pools.
  • Demonstrate ability to deal with the public in a courteous manner.
  • Excellent use of English; verbally and in writing.
  • French verbal and written skills an asset.
  • Satisfactory health, attendance and former employment history.
  • Provide, at own cost, a Criminal Reference Check.

How To Apply

Inclusive Note

The employer is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status or disability.

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About City of Greater Sudbury

Greater Sudbury is a city in Ontario, Canada. Near the Ramsey Lake waterfront, Science North is a museum with a planetarium and IMAX cinema. Part of the museum, the Dynamic Earth science centre is home to a giant replica of a 1951 Canadian nickel. Housed in a mansion, the Art Gallery of Sudbury shows contemporary works. Railroad equipment and vintage mining tools are on display at the Northern Ontario Railway Museum.

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