Programmer I - Aquatics - District of Saanich
DISTRICT OF SAANICH
PARKS, RECREATION AND COMMUNITY SERVICES
SAANICH COMMONWEALTH PLACE
PROGRAMMER I - AQUATICS
Permanent Full Time Position
Saanich Commonwealth Place is seeking a dynamic Aquatic Programmer I who is passionate about Aquatics to oversee community use, facility scheduling and contract program delivery. The successful candidate will have strong leadership skills to support and mentor our dynamic Aquatics team and provide excellent service to the community. Key skills include organizational abilities, timeliness, strong customer service and problem-solving skills, adaptability, effective communication, and leadership.
Requirements include a two-year post-secondary diploma in recreation, leisure studies or a related field; two years’ experience in program planning and staff supervision; and a satisfactory Police Information Check with Vulnerable Sector check.
Preference will be given to applicants with one or more of the following certifications (must be current)
- National Lifeguard Certification (Waterpark Option)
- Standard First Aid
- CPR Level C
- Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard Instructor Trainer and Examiner
- Lifesaving Society Lifesaving Instructor (LSI)
- Lifesaving Society Instructor Trainer
- Canadian Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Trainer
- First Aid Instructor
The successful candidate will work varying shifts based on program needs including evenings and weekends during times when programs are running (hours/shifts are subject to change).
This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $36.40 per hour and an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at www.saanich.ca. Please apply by 11:45 p.m. on Thursday, September 29, 2022, quoting competition 22303 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.