Aquatic Team Leader – Regional District of Nanaimo

13 June 2023

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Notice of Employment Opportunity

Aquatic Team Leader

The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a Permanent Part-time Aquatic Team Leader at the Ravensong Aquatic Centre.

The successful candidate will assist in the creation, planning, organization, implementation and evaluation of aquatic programs and special events. Specific duties include teaching aquatic programs (i.e. Aquafit), supporting office staff, performing and supervising custodial and operational tasks including maintenance of pool water quality as well as playing a key role in the Aquatic Centre’s Safety Program and Emergency Response Program.

Qualifications for the position include high school graduation with 1 to 3 years of pool/aquatic related experience and a Level One Pool Operator’s Certificate or an equivalent combination of training and experience. The incumbent must possess and maintain a National Lifeguard Service Award (Pool Option), Lifesaving Society (Swim for Life) Instructor Certification, Royal Lifesaving Society Instructor Award, CPR Certification – Basic Level – Basic Rescuer or CPR “C”, Pool Operators Certificate Level I and a Recognized First Aid Certificate/WorkSafeBC Equivalency. Strong interpersonal, communication, conflict resolution, and leadership skills, as well as supervisory experience are essential. General knowledge of office skills including keyboarding, word processing and knowledge of computer applications are also required.

This is a permanent part-time (20 Hours per week) Union Position. This position has varying hours of work including weekends and evenings. The (2023) rate of pay is $31.47 to $33.13. The position offers an attractive benefits package as provided within the collective agreement between the Regional District of Nanaimo and the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 401.

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 pm, on September 12, 2023.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted directly.

A Criminal Record Check is a condition of employment with the Regional District of Nanaimo.