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Job Details

Lifeguard, Pool

Employer

Town of Peace River

Date Posted

August 20, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Peace River, AB
  • Earnings $21.06 to $26.45 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 10 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Casual Part Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 19, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Town of Peace River

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • National Lifeguard Service (NLS) Certificate
  • Aquatic Emergency Care (AEC) Certificate
  • Water Safety Instructor (WSI)

Experience

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

  • Train and supervise staff
  • Patrolling/supervising activities
  • Leading/instructing groups
  • Ensure safety of rescuers and victims at accident scenes
  • Prepare reports
  • Maintain and repair sports equipment
  • Leading/instructing individuals

Work Setting

Swimming pool/centre

Specific Skills

  • Demonstrate and instruct athletic, fitness or sports activities and techniques
  • Plan and carry out recreational, fitness and sports activities
  • Monitor recreational, sports or fitness activities to ensure safety and provide emergency or first aid assistance when required

Security and Safety

  • Child welfare check
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • In/on water
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Ability to Supervise

5-10 people

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

hr@peaceriver.ca

Advertised Until

Sep 19, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Lifeguard, Pool is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Program Leaders and Instructors in Recreation, Sport and Fitness
METHODICAL

Interest in manipulating and assembling supplies and sports and game equipment; and in monitoring recreational and sports activities to ensure safety and provide emergency and first aid assistance when required

SOCIAL

Interest in instructing groups and individuals in arts, crafts and similar activities; in leading groups and individuals in recreational and leisure programs, and in attending clients with special needs by conducting therapeutic recreational and athletic activities

innovative

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan recreational, athletic, fitness and sports programs

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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