Aquatic Guard I - City of Mission

City of Mission

Mission is located in the lower mainland of BC and is nestled on the southern coastal mountain slopes overlooking the lush Fraser River Valley. Mission is a rapidly growing and dynamic community of approximately 40,000 residents located 15 minutes north of the US border and 70 kilometers east of Vancouver. Although Mission is part of a broader metropolitan area, it still maintains its distinct and welcoming small town flavor.

If...working for a growing community and making a difference...
working for a progressive employer in the beautiful Fraser Valley...
working with an exceptional team, appeals to you...
You may be the person we are seeking.


The City of Mission’s Parks, Recreation & Culture Department is seeking energetic and motivated individuals with excellent interpersonal and communications skills to fill part-time and auxiliary Aquatic Guard I positions.

You will be responsible for guarding duties, teaching Red Cross swimming lessons and performing maintenance duties in the pool area. Aquatic Guards must enjoy interacting with children and adults and be able to effectively deal with disruptive behavior.

The successful candidates will be at least 16 years of age and hold current NLS, CPR and Water Safety Instructor certifications.

In order to be considered for employment as an Aquatic Guard I, candidates must be available to participate in a wet exam on Saturday, January 29, 2022.

The current rate of pay for this CUPE position is $25.64 per hour plus a percentage in lieu of all benefits. Aquatic Guards must be available for shifts between the hours of 5:15 am and 10:00 pm including evenings, weekends and some statutory holidays. Please include your current availability in your cover letter.

If this job opportunity is for you, please apply via the Careers page on our website (Job ID 2022-01) by Sunday, January 23, 2022.

We thank all interested candidates; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: City of Mission
Location: Mission, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Parks & Recreation
Posted: January 4, 2022, 12:34 pm
Expires: January 23, 2022, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $25.64 Hour

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