Position Overview

  • Assists aquatic staff in the delivery of aquatic programs.
  • Ensures a safe aquatic environment for wading pool and waterslide through supervision, accident prevention, and public education.
  • Ensures compliance with Ontario Health Regulations and all relevant legislation and Policy and Procedures manuals.
  • Takes appropriate action to deal with incidents, problems and emergencies as outlined in Divisional policies and procedures.
  • Assists with minor First Aid as required.
  • Assists with the completion of paperwork.
  • Informs patrons of policies related to entry onto deck area.
  • Assists with special events.
  • Conducts routine change room checks.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Requirements

    All Applicants for the Aquatic Assistant are required to have the following:

  • Current Bronze Cross.
  • Current Lifesaving Society Assistant Instructor certification or Red Cross Assistant Water Safety Instructor certification.
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR Level C certification.
  • Maintains fitness level and certification in accordance to Lifesaving Society standard.
  • We are committed to diversity and inclusion, and thank all applicants in advance. Accommodations are available during all stages of the recruitment process.

    We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

    Please note: Current copies of all certifications listed above must be attached to the application submission Department Community Services Division Aquatics and Athletics Job Status Part Time Posting Added Date 4/16/2019 Progress Status Receiving Applications Branch/Location Office Various community pools City Kitchener Compensation Range $14.50-$15.01 per hour.