Lifeguard/Instructor (18-78)

Department: CAO's Office

Closing Date: Aug 10, 2018 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 18-78

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Lifeguard/Instructor. The incumbents will carry out lifeguarding/instructional duties and will be responsible for the supervision and control of activities, safety standards, and cleanliness of aquatic facilities.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached pdf job description below.


Applicants will have completed grade 10, and have the following qualifications:

  • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certification
  • C.P.R. “C” Certification
  • National Lifeguard Certification - Pool Option
  • Satisfactory Criminal Record Check
  • Experience teaching aquafit classes is considered an asset.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position.  $20.35 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2018 Rate), based on a 40 hour work week. A comprehensive benefit package is included. Extensive weekend and evening work may be required in addition to weekday shifts.


Resumes with cover letters and copies of certification referencing the specific competition 18‑78 will be received until 4:30 pm on Friday, August 10, 2018.

Human Resources

City of Nanaimo

455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC  V9R 5J6

Fax: (250) 755-4449



We thank all applicants for their interest; however,

only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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