Programmer II - Aquatics - District of Saanich


Programmer II - Aquatics

Permanent Full Time Position
Saanich Commonwealth Place is seeking a dynamic Aquatic Programmer II to coordinate all aspects of Aquatic Program delivery in our world-class facility. The successful candidate will have experience leading large teams in a fast-paced environment, and proven leadership skills to support and mentor a team of 3 FT Programmer I’s. Key skills include organizational abilities, strong customer service and problem-solving skills, adaptability, effective communication, and experience working in a unionized environment.
Requirements include a University Degree in Recreation, Leisure studies or related field and three years of aquatics programming experience including overseeing and teaching Red Cross Water Safety lessons/programs, Lifesaving Society programs and other relevant advanced courses; a valid Class 5 B.C. Driver’s Licence; and satisfactory Police Information Check with vulnerable sector check.
Preference will be given to candidates with one or more of the following certifications.

  • National Lifeguard Certification
  • 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 $45.41 per hour and an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at Please apply by 11:45 p.m. on Thursday, October 6, 2022, quoting competition 22312 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.

Organization: District of Saanich
Location: Saanich, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Parks & Recreation
Posted: September 23, 2022, 10:46 am
Expires: October 6, 2022, 11:45 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree
Job Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years
Rate: $45.41 Hour

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