Current Postings

AQUATIC LEADER Il


 (Temporary Part-Time) 

Located on the traditional, ancestral and unceded lands of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations, West Vancouver is a vibrant community on the North Shore and home to parks, beaches, and to sports, recreation and arts amenities. We are seeking employees with a passion for public service who share our commitment to creating a complete, inclusive and livable community. Our dedicated staff deliver services, operate facilities and run the programs that enhance the well-being of our community.

The Community Services Department has an opening for a temporary part time Aquatic Leader II to provide supervision and leadership for lifeguards, instructors and users of the Aquatic Centre. You will play a key role in the leadership of the Aquatic Centre Leader team and be expected to provide mentoring and leadership to other team members.

Tasks include: participating in program development, special events, lesson supervision, lifeguard training, and staff supervision. Added responsibilities involve performing maintenance functions in and around the pool.

The successful candidate will: be a high school graduate, have successfully completed courses in lifesaving, swimming instruction and pool operation and maintenance. Desirable training and experience includes: a minimum of 1 year experience as an Aquatic Leader; NL Waterfront and previous beach experience; BCRPA Aquatic Fitness Module; Instructor Trainer Certification (NL, CPR, AED); and Lifesaving Instructor.

Required Licenses and Current Certificates include: LSS Swim Instructor; National Lifeguard – Pool; Standard First Aid, CPR Level C, and AED. National Lifeguard – Waterfront and Lifesaving Instructor (LSI) would be considered an asset.

The successful candidate is required to supply an acceptable Police Information Check at their own expense.

This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licenses and certificates required of candidates. For details please refer to the Class Specification which is available for inspection in the Human Resources Department or on Westnet.

Position Status:
Union (WVMEA) - Temporary Part-Time

Hours of Work:
30 hours per week (hours and days of work may vary). Position term is ideally between May 25 to September 13, 2024.

Rate of Pay:
$31.64 per hour plus 14% in lieu of benefits

Closing Date:
11:59 p.m. May 21, 2024

To Apply:
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Centre at westvancouver.ca/careers to apply for this position.

We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted