The Municipality of Strathroy-Caradoc – Seasonal Job Opportunity
Lifeguard / Instructor (Seasonal) The Municipality of Strathroy-Caradoc is looking for someone who shares our values of teamwork, respect, honesty and commitment. You will be joining a team of dedicated, professional and committed co-workers, willing to go the extra mile to serve residents and ratepayers. Our mission is to lead and serve our communities by pursuing opportunities, leveraging partnerships and managing our resources to achieve growth. The bar is set high, but we strive to reach it together.
If you are looking for an opportunity to learn and grow and promote positive change in a friendly, safe environment, we’d love to hear from you!
Strathroy-Caradoc… Urban Opportunity, Rural Hospitality. The Municipality of Strathroy-Caradoc is currently accepting applications for seasonal “Lifeguard / Instructors.”
Position Summary: Primary responsibility of the Lifeguard/Instructor is to assist with the effective and safe delivery of swim programs and pool services at the Strathroy-Caradoc Fair Grounds Aquatic Park. The Lifeguard/Instructor shall work under the supervision of the Aquatic Supervisor or his/her designate. The Lifeguard/Instructor shall work in a cooperative and positive team effort with all other staff, customers, and stakeholders for the successful delivery of Department programs and recreation facilities.
Goal Statement: As a member of the Municipal team, each employee is responsible for serving the citizens of Strathroy-Caradoc by meeting the ratepayers’ needs and expectations, as articulated by Council, by striving to be the best in everything we do through attitude, training and creativity, and for representing the Municipality as a strong, integrated organization dedicated to quality, sustainable and viable services.
Must possess the following aquatic qualifications (by season’s opening):
Lifesaving Society’s National Lifeguard – Pool Certification.
Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certification.
Standard First Aid/CPR-C Certification.
Lifesaving Society’s Lifesaving Instructor, First Aid Instructor, Bronze Examiner Certifications considered an asset.
Must be physically able to perform the requirements of the position – this is tested both at the beginning of the season during training as well as during the season in-service training.
Experience in the delivery of aquatic programs and services is considered an asset.
Exceptional customer service, communication, and interpersonal skills.
Energetic, positive attitude and ability to work independently.
Valid class “G” Ontario’s Driver’s Licence is considered an asset.
Ability to work day, evening, weekend, and on-call shifts.
A satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check is required prior to starting employment.
Proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 prior to starting employment.
We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Personal information is collected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used only for employment purposes. The Municipality of Strathroy-Caradoc is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.