Union Instructor Guard – Part Time

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  • Post Date: July 14, 2017
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City of Pembroke
PARKS and RECREATION DEPARTMENT
Union Instructor Guard –Part Time
Position Summary:
Under direct supervision of the Aquatics Supervisor, to be responsible for conducting and
supervising a program of swimming that is both safe and satisfying for the participants involved
according to the standards set by the City of Pembroke.
Qualifications:
(1) Minimum Grade 12 education
(2) Minimum one (1) year experience as an Instructor Guard.
(3) The successful applicant will possess current certification as a National Lifeguard-Pool
Option, Red Cross Swimming Instructor Status, Life Saving Society Swimming
Instructor Status, Standard First Aid Status and CPR “Level C” Status.
Hours of Work:
average of 20 hours per week, including days, evenings and weekends
Salary Range:
$25.29 per hour (probationary)
Applicants are invited to submit in confidence a detailed cover letter and resume by mail, fax or
email by 4:00 on Friday July 28th, 2017 to:
Ms. Cindy Van Loan
Human Resources Coordinator
City of Pembroke
1 Pembroke St. E.
Pembroke, ON. K8A 3J5
Fax: 613-735-3660
Email: cvanloan@pembroke.ca
The City of Pembroke is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified
individuals. During the recruiting process, accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available
upon request.
We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an
interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please.
Personal information submitted will be used for the sole purpose of this competition.
It is collected under the authority of The Municipal Act, RSO 2001, and will be used
in accordance with The Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy
Act for employment purposes.
City of Pembroke
Job Description
TITLE: Instructor Guard
DEPARTMENT: Economic Development, Recreation & Tourism
REPORTS TO: Aquatics Supervisor/Program Assistant
EDUCATION
(1) Minimum Grade 12 education
(2) Minimum one (1) year experience as an Instructor Guard.
(1) Applicant will possess current certification as a National Lifeguard-Pool Option, Red Cross
Swimming Instructor Status, Life Saving Society Swimming Instructor Status, Standard First Aid Status
and CPR “Level C” Status.
JOB RESPONSIBILITY:
(1) Under direct supervision of the Aquatics Supervisor, to be responsible for conducting and
supervising a program of swimming that is both safe and satisfying for the participants involved
according to the standards set by the City of Pembroke.
DUTIES:
(1) Instructs any classes assigned to them and pre-test any that come under Red Cross or Life
organizations and prepare participants for examination at all levels.
(2) Make sure all safety equipment and equipment needed is ready and all water tests and facility
assessment/audit are completed before any participants come onto the pool deck.
(3) Implements and adheres to rules and regulations as set down by the Ministry of Health and the
Economic Development, Recreation and Tourism Department.
(4) Provides supervision and performs Lifeguard duties during public swimming sessions.
(5) Hoses down and sweeps the pool deck in order to keep the pool neat and clean.
(6) Takes readings of chlorine and P.H. every two (2) hours while on duty.
(7) Administers first aid, investigates safety incidents occurred, and suggests methods for preventing
re-occurrence. Also gives oral as well as written detailed reports of incidents to Supervisor as
soon as possible after the incident.
(8) Meets regularly with Aquatics Supervisor to discuss problems or concerns regarding staff issues,
as well as health & safety of staff and the public.
(9) Performs any other duties as requested by the Aquatics Supervisor.
(10) Demonstrate continuous improvement in attending staff training, training courses, and
maintaining required certifications.
HOURS OF WORK:
Due to the nature of the Pool Operations, no designated hours of work shall apply. The Instructor
Guard shall work whatever hours deemed necessary in any seven (7) days at straight-time rate.
Weekly hours will consist of approximately an average of twenty (20) hours per week.

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