Programmer II - Aquatics - District of Saanich
DISTRICT OF SAANICH
PARKS, RECREATION AND COMMUNITY SERVICES
SAANICH COMMONWEALTH PLACE
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 www.saanich.ca. 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.