Bracebridge Recreation Department; Aquatics

Bracebridge is the place to live, work and play! As part of a growing, vibrant, and friendly community nestled in the heart of Muskoka, a world-famous region known for its lakes, rivers, beaches, parks and natural beauty, the Town of Bracebridge is seeking candidates for an exciting opportunity! We are looking for several Aquatics Staff.

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Hours of Work: Varies, depending on Position offered
Wages: Various, according to Position offered (plus benefits and extras)
Duties & Qualifications:

General Requirements for all positions:
• Current Standard First Aid and CPR Level C.
• Experience working with children and demonstrated leadership and supervisory experience, an asset.
• HIGH FIVE – Principles of Health Child Development, HIGH FIVE – Principles of Healthy Aging and HIGH FIVE Quest 2, an asset.
• Familiarity with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, WHMIS, and relevant safety legislation, or willingness to learn.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills for interacting with members of the public, coworkers and others in a friendly, courteous and effective manner while adhering to confidentiality requirements at all times.
• Ability to provide an acceptable current criminal reference check, or if age 18+, a vulnerable sector police check.

Requirements:

See below for position-specific requirements.
Assistant Swim Instructor / Waterslide Attendant, Non-Union (Part Time) $15.50
File Number: 2023-E-007
Reporting to the Recreation Programmer, Aquatics and Fitness Program Supervisor or designate, the Assistant Water Safety Instructor / Waterslide Attendant is responsible for assisting with the execution and delivery of high quality, stimulating swim programs ensuring the safety and flow of participants utilizing the water slide. They also maintain a safe environment that is enjoyable for all users.

Additional Requirements:
• Must be a minimum of 15 years of age.
• Current Lifesaving Society Swim for Life Instructor certification.
• Current Bronze Cross certification.
Lifeguard, Non-Union (Part Time) $17.57 – $18.69
File Number: 2023-E-008
Reporting to the Recreation Programmer, Aquatics and Fitness Program Supervisor, or designate, the Lifeguard is responsible for the general supervision and safety of patrons in an aquatic facility by preventing and responding to emergencies. Lifeguards also provide advice on water safety, conduct rescues and provide a stimulating and enjoyable environment for all.
Additional Requirements:
• Applicants must be a minimum of 16 years of age.
• Current Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard Service (NLS) Pool certification.
• Demonstrated experience in the aquatics field or lifeguard techniques.
Swim Instructor, Non-Union (Part Time) $19.03 – $20.20
File Number: 2023-E-009
Reporting to the Recreation Programmer, Aquatics and Fitness Program Supervisor or designate, the Swim Instructor is responsible for planning, organizing, implementing and providing a high quality swim program that is stimulating and enjoyable for all participants. The Swim Instructor creates and teaches appropriate lesson plans, providing instruction to a wide range of participants. They also supervise and maintain a safe and enjoyable environment for all users.
Additional Requirements:
• Applicants must be a minimum of 16 years of age.
• Current Bronze Cross or higher level certification.
• Current Lifesaving Society Swim for Life or Lifesaving Instructor certification.
• Demonstrated experience in the aquatics field or swim instruction techniques.
Aquatic Supervisor, Non-Union (Part Time) $23.00 – $24.24
File Number: 2023-E-010
Reporting to the Recreation Programmer, Aquatics and Fitness Program Supervisor, or designate, the Aquatic Supervisor leads a team of Lifeguards and Swim Instructors in facilitating a safe and welcoming aquatic environment. This role is responsible for overseeing the operation of aquatic, recreation programs and activities, assisting in training and development of staff and the coordination of special events.
Additional Requirements:
• Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age.
• Current Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard Service (NLS) Pool certification.
• Current Lifesaving Society Lifesaving Swim for Life or Lifesaving Instructor certification. Demonstrated experience in the aquatics field, lifeguard and instructing techniques and the supervision of staff.
• Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office software applications including Excel, Word, and Outlook.
• Successful completion of Lifesaving Society Aquatic Supervisory Training.
• Lifesaving Society Examiner Standards Clinic is an asset.

To learn more about the Town of Bracebridge and for other career opportunities, check out our website:  https://www.bracebridge.ca/en/index.aspx.
We thank all who apply, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
The Town of Bracebridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to meeting its obligations under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Questions regarding collection of
information or accommodation should be directed to the Corporate Services Department at (705) 645-5264.  Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, S.O. 2001, c.25 and will be used to determine employment eligibility.
Apply to any of the below opportunities with your cover letter and resume, quoting the File Number to:  http://humanresources@bracebridge.ca.

 

 



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