CORPORATION OF THE TOWN OF TILLSONBURG
POSITION: Instructors/Lifeguards (16)
DEPARTMENT: Parks and Recreation
LOCATION: Tillsonburg Community Centre
POSTING #: HR 40.12
STATUS: Student (8-15 hrs per week)
(until approximately June 30, 2013)
REPORTS TO: Senior Program Coordinator
POSTING PERIOD: August 23 to August 29, 2012
NOTE: Interested applicants are invited to submit their resumes in confidence to the HR
Manager by 4:30pm on the last day of the posting by email to
firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications must include the posting number.
We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only those to
be interviewed will be contacted.
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:
Instructor/Lifeguard is responsible for the safety supervision of patrons and implementation of
swimming lessons at the Indoor Pool.
Current Lifesaving Society Learn to Swim and Lifesaving Instructors
National Lifeguard Service
At least 3 years aquatic experience required
CPR “C” and Standard First Aid
Advanced Provincial Trainer Status in First Aid, Lifeguard Training or Instructor Training
As set down by the "Health Protection and Promotion Act - R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 565. The
standards in these regulations must be adhered to or exceeded As set down by the
Technical Standard and Safety Authority the Amusement Device Act must be adhered to
Proficient knowledge of Emergency Procedures and use of equipment.
Maintain swimming and rescue skills at certification level.
All awards must be current at all times. Periodic re-testing of skills will be conducted by
supervisors to ensure staff is able to meet all standards
Enforce admission guidelines.
Answer phone calls.
Wear the staff uniform consisting of lifeguard shirt, suit and whistle, at all times while on
Exercise and promote good Public Relations.
Endeavor at all times to work as a team with supervisors and fellow staff members.
Report all accidents/incidents, problems or concerns to a Program Coordinator.
Provide Instruction and Lifeguard supervision in the current Community Centre Aquatic
Solid knowledge off all content and test standards for all Swim for Life and Lifesaving
Maintain daily records for classes (attendance, swim class progress, test sheets and
Maintain pool and facilities in a clean, sanitary condition.
Attend all staff training sessions and staff meetings as scheduled by supervisors.
Have a solid knowledge of all swimming programs to ensure the accurate relay of
information to the public.
Perform other duties as required.
Must be available to work evenings and weekends.