The City of Guelph is a vibrant community with over 120,000 people located in the heart of Southern Ontario, just one hours driving distance from Toronto. Set in a picturesque natural setting, Guelph is known for its rich architectural heritage, growing economy and excellent quality of life - all good reasons to consider a career in this beautiful city.
Recreation Services is accepting applications for full time and part-time employment opportunities in Aquatics. Positions include Aquatic Swim Instructor/Lifeguard and Assistant Instructor.
Hours of Work: Hours of work are up to 20 hour a week and up to 35 hours during the summer months
Positions are available at:
Instruct assigned classes in accordance to the governing body (Lifesaving Society) standards and the City of Guelph expectations. Maintain and enforce high safety standards at all times. Lifeguard as requested and assume all responsibilities of a guard.
Assist the instructor during the instructional program. Perform minor first aid and assist in emergencies as required. Lifeguard as requested and assume all responsibilities of a guard.
Rate of Pay
$14.25/$14.50 per hour 2018 rates (under review)
Rate of Pay
$14.00 per hour 2018 rates (under review)
Qualified applicants are invited to apply using our online application system. Please specify which position(s) you are applying for in your resume/cover letter. Please note all applicants must complete the online questionnaire specific to this position at the time they submit their resume and cover letter in order to be considered. Proof of qualifications will be requested at the interview stage.
Please visit the job posting listed on our careers page and click on the “Apply for this job” button. Instructions will follow.
The City of Guelph is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.
Personal information collected through the recruitment process will be used solely to determine eligibility for employment. We thank all candidates in advance; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.