New Job Aquatic Leader In British Columbia

Aquatic Leader
Aquatic Leader

Aquatic Leader

Company : Regional District of Central Kootenay
Salary : $21.65 an hour
Location : British Columbia

Full Description

Job Posting
Creston & District Community Complex

Creston, BC

Under the general direction of the Head Lifeguard, the
AQUATIC LEADER Aquatic Leader is a member of the Aquatics Leadership

Full Time The position provides mentorship to staff while performing
Benefitted lifeguard and instructional duties, performs a variety of

custodial & maintenance tasks in the aquatic areas and
assisting with the operation and delivery of aquatic

The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) programs, recreation programs and special events.

is inviting applications for the full time permanent This role requires the individual to demonstrate leadership
position of Aquatic Leader at the Creston & District abilities and possess a strong knowledge of operating
Community Complex. procedures.

The Aquatic Leader is positive and responsive when dealing
This is an opportunity to grow your career while with the public and user groups and performs as a
gaining leadership experience. All interested appli- professional and dedicated team player in providing the
cants should apply! best possible aquatic service to the community.

REQUIRED LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES:  Ability to demonstrate ownership of personal 

Grade 12 or equivalent development and the development of the team as a
whole 

Current National Lifeguard Award – Pool Option (NL) 
Demonstrated ability to assess the performance of 

Current Swim instructor (SI)
aquatic staff and to provide appropriate and timely 

Current First Aid, CPR C/AED feedback in response 

One of Current Life Saving Instructor or Current  Ability to meet various deadlines in a constantly
Aquatic Supervisor Training changing service environment 

SEE Auditor Certificate  High level of creativity and flexibility and a willingness 

Satisfactory Criminal Record to adapt to change

PREFERRED LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES:  Commitment to the RDCK Values: Health and safety,
Integrity, Accountability and Respect 

Pool Operator 1 and 2

Aquatic Fitness Instructor This is a full time position working 35 hours per week, the 
Additional Leadership Aquatic certifications and current rate of pay when working as an Aquatic Leader is

Instructor certifications as per job description $21.65 per hour.

Also included is a comprehensive benefits package with 

Minimum 1 year of Supervisory experience plus a exceptional dental coverage & extended health benefits,
minimum 1 full-time year in Aquatics or acceptable life insurance & disability coverage, participation in the
equivalent combination of experience Municipal Pension Plan when eligible plus 3 weeks paid 

Knowledge of methods, rules, regulations, practices, vacation time away from work.
tools & equipment required in lifeguarding

The successful candidate must be available to work a varied 
WHMIS certification & knowledge of emergency work schedule that includes day, weekend, and/or evening

procedures shifts.

Ability to work with minimal supervision, exercise
considerable independence of judgment / action in More Information and How To Apply:
the operation of the aquatic center To apply please complete our online form that can be 

Strong Leadership and team qualities for supervisory found here: Employment Application.

and peer interactions and relationships Applications will be accepted until 9:00am on 
Demonstrated ability to effectively manage workplace Tuesday February 28, 2023.

conflict with co-workers and de-escalate patron issues