Recreation Instructors - Aquafit
One of BC’s Top Employers, the City of Coquitlam offers meaningful career opportunities to make a difference within the local community. As the sixth largest city in BC, we are home to more than 150,000 residents. Our diverse municipality is a great place to work as it continues to grow through innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre. We envision a bright future in Coquitlam that we hope includes you!
About You / What We Are Looking For
We are currently recruiting enthusiastic, personable, energetic and outgoing fitness professionals to complement our Aquatic Fitness team. These casual positions are responsible for the planning and execution of aquatic based fitness classes at any one of our recreation facilities. We are looking to bring on a wide range of instructors to join our team including, however, not limited to ShallowFit, DeepFit, GentleFit, Aqua Zumba, Water Running.
- Candidates are required to be available to work mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends.
- Current BCRPA Fitness Certification (or equivalent certification approved by the City of Coquitlam)
- Current CPR-C/AED certification
- Specialty module certifications/licenses are required for some program offerings (Zumba, etc.)
Shortlisted applicants will be required to:
- Attend a skill screening and interview
- Complete a Police Information Check/Vulnerable Sector Check
- Provide work-related references
What We Offer:
This position has an hourly rate starting at $35.00. The rate of pay is based on a variety of factors including qualifications, knowledge, experience and skills.
You will have the chance to join a rapidly growing and diverse team dedicated to supporting the local community, and be able to engage in variety of learning and development opportunities.
Accessibility / Equal Opportunity Employer
The City of Coquitlam is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer working towards enhancing equitable practices in our recruitment and retention processes. As an organization we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment to support our growing and diverse work force. To learn more about what equity, diversity, and inclusion means, and the City’s efforts in support of these principles, please visit coquitlam.ca/edi for more information.
If at any time during the application or recruitment process you require additional assistance or an accommodation, please contact our team by emailing confidentialHR@coquitlam.ca for confidential support. Staff can also provide in-person support if required.
Applicants under consideration may be required to undergo a police information check (with no adverse reports). Employment packages should include a resume, any required/relevant fitness certifications, and a photo copy of a current CPR-C certification (or equivalent).
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Please apply online at www.coquitlam.ca/careers by 11:55 pm on December 15, 2023.
Ongoing casual opportunities are shortlisted and filled on an as-needed basis only.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted
Recreation Instructors - Aquafit
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November 14, 2023, 12:26 pm
December 15, 2023, 11:55 pm