Aquatic Leader I

City of Burnaby

Aquatic Leader I

Competition No.: 2018-172
Duration: Temporary Full Time
Salary: $4,680 – 4,868 – 5,072 – 5,282 - 5,500/month (Pay Grade 17)
Last Updated: 8/9/18 9:10 AM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!


This position performs aquatic leadership work in supervising and directing the provision of aquatic instructional and recreational programs on an assigned shift at Bonsor Recreation Complex. The incumbent supervises, checks and participates in the work of a moderate sized group of full-time, part-time and auxiliary staff engaged in instructional, lifeguarding, maintenance, custodial and clerical/cashiering work. Additional duties include participating in aquatic program development and promotion of the same and conducting orientation and in-service training for staff and preparing and maintaining a variety of records and reports related to the work.  Performs related aquatic maintenance work and deals with pool related systems.  The Aquatic Leader 1 maintains effective working relationships with a variety of internal and external contacts and performs related work as required.

Qualifications include High School Graduation supplemented by courses in lifesaving, lifeguarding, aquatics instruction and pool operation/maintenance. Sound related aquatics experience is also needed including supervisory experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience. The following licences and certifications are required: Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia; Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certificate; Lifesaving Society Instructor Certificate; National Lifeguard Service Award, CPR Certificate – Level C and BCRPA Basic Fitness Leader – Aquatics. Pool Operator Certificates and Occupational First Aid Tickets would be considered assets.

Please submit your application by Monday, August 20, 2018. 

Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Criminal Record Search. 

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

If you would like to include a cover letter along with your application, please ensure to include it in the text area for a cover letter section of the application.

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Organization: City of Burnaby
Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Parks & Recreation
Posted: August 9, 2018, 11:34 am
Expires: August 20, 2018, 4:45 pm

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