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Recreation Instructor - Aquatics

Competition No.:

Contract Instructor

$40.00 per hour

Last Updated:
11/27/23 12:49 PM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

Enjoy working with the public as a role model in a fun and friendly manner? Passionate about teaching water safety? We're actively recruiting Recreation Instructor - Aquatics to join our team.

Duties of a Recreation Instructor â Aquatics may include the following

  • Instructing advanced Lifesaving courses such as Lifesaving Instructor, Lifesaving Swim Instructor, Combined Lifesaving Instructor and Swim Instructor course, National Lifeguard, and Standard First Aid and any related re-certification clinics.
  • Assisting with in-service training for existing Lifeguard/Instructor staff for all the aquatic sites and performing other related duties as required.

Candidates must have one of the following and must be current at time of the screening: 

  • Lifesaving Instructor Trainer
  • Lifesaving Swim Instructor Trainer
  • National Lifeguard Instructor
  • Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid Instructor

Pool Operator's Level 1 & 2 certificate, and valid Class 5 License for the Province of British Columbia are considered assets.

Wage: $40.00 per hour.

Please apply online at competition will remain open until filled.

Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check.

At the City of Burnaby, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workforce that authentically mirrors the vibrant community we proudly serve. We consistently embrace diversity and endeavor to build an inclusive workforce that celebrates the richness of our community. We warmly welcome applicants of all genders, ages, ethnicities, cultures, abilities, sexual orientations, and life experiences to join us in shaping a more vibrant and equitable future together.

Please contact People and Culture at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted

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