Lifeguards & Lifeguard/Instructors

Updated March 10, 2022

The Town of Peace River is looking for energetic and responsible individuals to join our team at the Peace Regional Pool as a casual Lifeguards or Lifeguard/Instructor L1’s.

The Town of Peace River is committed to navigating the “new normal” with all employees to create a healthy, safe and resilient workplace for you, your coworkers and patrons.

The successful candidates will be responsible to the Shift Supervisor, and will assist the other staff members in providing maximum opportunities for the public to enjoy recreational activities at the Peace Regional Pool. They are active in preventing injuries, provide general lifeguarding duties and teaching lessons.

Casual Employment
Wage for the 2022 Year:
Lifeguard: $19.09 per hour
Lifeguard/Instructor L1: $19.63 per hour
Hours: These positions are casual and will work evenings and weekends.
Closing Date: Open until suitable candidates are found.

Lifeguard Qualifications:

  • National Lifeguard Award
  • Aquatic Emergency Care or a First Aid certificate – Level C CPR (recognized by O.H.S.)
  • WHMIS certificate or willingness to obtain
  • Minimum 16 years of Age
  • Minimum Grade 9 or equivalent
  • Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Child Intervention Check
  • A.E.D. Certification or willingness to obtain
  • Good public relations skills both on the phone and in person

Lifeguard/Instructor L1 Qualifications (in addition to the above):

  • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Award

These positions fall within the scope of C.U.P.E. Local 898 and as such, you will be required to adhere to the articles contained within the Collective Agreement.

The Town of Peace River welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.

Job descriptions are available upon request. Qualified applicants are invited to forward their resumes, in confidence, to the address below (quote Competition #22/006).

Human Resources Coordinator
Fax: 780-624-4664
[email protected]

We thank all participants for their interest, however, only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.