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People Services Department
10005 - 102 Street
Fort Saskatchewan, AB, T8L 2C5
Fax: 780-992-6625

We thank all applicants for your interest. Please note, only those applicants under consideration will be contacted.

Competition Status - What does it mean?
 Open  Accepting applications until 11:59 p.m. MST on the closing date.
 Screening  Applications are under review.
 Interviewing  Applicants have been selected for interviews.
 Filled  A candidate has been selected and the competition has closed.
 Closed The competition has been closed and applications are no longer accepted.

Instructor Guard

  • Permanent Full Time
  • May 10, 2018 8:34 am
  • Job StatusFilled
  • Competition Number201860

Recreation Services
Competition #201860
Instructor Guard – Harbour Pool
One (1) Permanent Full-time Position

Reporting to the Aquatics Program Coordinator, the Instructor/Guard, is a dynamic individual who possess’ enthusiasm and experience to ensure the ongoing safety of our patrons, and to provide professional instruction in a variety of aquatic activities at Harbour Pool.

Qualifications, Duties and Responsibilities
• Maintain minimum qualifications (Red Cross Water Safety Instructor, Standard First Aid/AEC, and National Lifeguard)--a copy of all current awards must accompany application
• Lifeguard, Instruct, and perform maintenance tasks as required
• Prevent injuries by providing public education, enforcing safety rules and regulations, and responding appropriately in the event of an emergency
• Ensure that aquatics center is clean and safe by completing required maintenance tasks
• Maintain a positive work attitude, creating a professional and positive image when dealing with the public
• Ability to organize, set priorities and complete multiple tasks, while being adaptable to last minute changes
• Provide exceptional customer service to team and patrons
• Attend mandatory training sessions throughout the year
• Assist with various other duties as assigned
• Must have reliable transportation

The successful candidate must be available to work varying morning, mid-day, evening and weekend shifts. Preference will be given to candidates with two or more years of Instructor/Guard experience.

This position is within the scope of C.U.P.E. Local 30, and as such, you will be required to adhere to the articles contained within the Collective Agreement. A Police Information Check with a Vulnerable Sector Check will be required upon hire.

Rate of Pay:           $22.21 - $24.40 per hour (currently under negotiation)
                                (Additional qualifications may increase the salary range)

Hours of Work:
    40 hours per week, seasonal shift rotation
                               (Scheduled shifts will be Sun to Thurs or Mon to Fri or Tues to Sat)

This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Qualified applicants are invited to apply in confidence,
stating competition #201860 to:

The City of Fort Saskatchewan
People Services Department
10005 - 102 Street
Fort Saskatchewan, AB T8L 2C5
Fax: 780.992.6625

The City of Fort Saskatchewan is a vibrant economic and cultural hub located just 15 minutes northeast of Edmonton on the banks of the North Saskatchewan River. Home to more than 25,500 people, the City proudly manages state of the art recreation, culture and historic amenities including 75 km of outdoor trails, a performing arts theatre and fitness centre within the Dow Centennial Centre, and the 1875 – 1885 NWMP Fort representation in historic downtown.

The City of Fort Saskatchewan thanks all applicants for their interest and advises only those applicants under consideration will be contacted.

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