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Lifeguard (Part-Time)
Municipality: Fraser Valley Regional District This posting closed on

November 17, 2017
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 2017-38 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services
Job Description: The Fraser Valley Regional District is inviting applications from qualified candidates to fill the Part-Time position of Lifeguard for Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services (Dan Sharrers Aquatic Centre) located in Hope, BC. Part-time Lifeguards must be available for shifts from up to four (4) hours to eight (8) hours in duration anytime between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m., and/or split shifts and temporary shifts, inclusive of evenings, weekends and some holidays. Some travel may be required.
Duties: The incumbent is responsible for maintaining order and discipline at the indoor pool or other offsite locations as required. A Lifeguard follows applicable safety procedures to ensure the protection of customers, staff and facilities, and performs tasks assigned relating to the operation and maintenance of the aquatic facility. We require someone who has good communication and public relation skills and enjoys interacting with children, and is able to effectively deal with disruptive behaviour.
Educational Requirements: Must be at least 16 years of age and have the following required qualifications:

ā€¢ Must possess current National Lifeguard Service certification.
ā€¢ Must possess current CPR level ā€˜Cā€™ certification

The preferred candidate will also possess the Lifesaving Instructor (LSI) certification and the Red Cross Water Safety (WSI) certification in order to fulfil instruction/programming commitments.
Salary: The start rate for this part time Union position is $16.51 per hour plus 10.6% in lieu of benefits. Upon successful completion of the required probationary period the wage will increase to $18.35 per hour plus either 10.6% in lieu of benefits, or if eligible, participation in the benefit program. Shift differential and overtime are paid where applicable as per the Collective Agreement. Those who are qualified and are instructing lessons will be paid the Swimming Instructor rate.
Additional Information: If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume, along with a cover letter, indicating how you meet the qualifications. Please quote Competition #2017-38 and send, in confidence, by 4:30 p.m. on November 17, 2017 to: or mail to:

Human Resources Department
Fraser Valley Regional District
45950 Cheam Avenue
Chilliwack, BC V2P 1N6

or fax confidentially to: 604-702-5461
Web Address:
Address: 45950 Cheam Avenue
Chilliwack, BC
V2P 1N6
Opening Date: October 24, 2017 08:30 AM
Closing Date: November 17, 2017 04:30 PM