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Position: Summer - Aquatic Lifeguard

Competition Number: 2017-EX-EN-51993978-01
Competition posting date: 2018-02-01
Competition closing date: 2018-08-31

Recreation, Cultural and Facility Services Department
Multiple Positions
Affiliation: CUPE 503 PT RC & Aquatics
Salary: $14.011 to $15.166 per hour (2018 rates of pay)
Location: Various locations

Category: Summer Opportunities
Employment Group: Recreation and Culture

Job Summary

Responsible for ensuring the safety of patrons using aquatic facilities. The Aquatics Lifeguard monitors the conduct of patrons, prevents accidents and responds to emergencies by administering the policies, procedures, rules and regulations of the City of Ottawa and of certifying bodies.

To ensure the safety and enjoyment of patrons in an aquatic environment.

Education & Experience

High School Student: Grade 10 minimum

No related experience is required

*Experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for stipulated academic requirements.

Language, Certificates & Licenses

Advanced certification is required:

The successful candidate will be required to complete a Police Record Check to the City of Ottawa’s satisfaction.

English oral, reading, writing required.
French oral, reading, writing may be required for some positions.
Candidates must meet language requirement for position upon hire.


Competencies & Skills


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