LIFEGUARD, ALBION HILLS CA - Seasonal Position

SUMMARY OF FUNCTION:

Participate in the water safety program of a TRCA aquatic facility. Deliver exceptional natural and cultural experiences for each of our guests. Flexibility to work all shifts, including evenings and weekends, as required. Occupational health and safety is a major responsibility of this position.
Hiring at TRCA is contingent to the clearance of the Vulnerable Sector Screening. Candidates will be asked for a screening only where they have been selected as the leading candidate.

KNOWLEDGE:

  • Must be at least 16 years of age;
  • Be the holder of a valid Standard First Aid/CPR C certificate that is 565 approved. (Lifesaving Society, Canadian Red Cross Society or St. John’s Ambulance);
  • Be the holder of the current lifeguard certificate (National Lifeguard Service’s Lifeguard Certificate) that is dated not more than 2 years prior to the date on which he or she is acting as a lifeguard;
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team;
  • Excellent communication skills in all modes;
  • Superior customer service skills.

SUMMARY OF MAJOR TASKS:

Perform the following tasks under general supervision.

  1. Participate in ‘in-service’ training programs.
  2. Participate in Procedures for Emergency Rescues.
  3. Keep accurate records of personal injuries to visitors, lost and found property, missing persons, shift time schedules, report of swimming incidents and any other forms required by the Supervisor.
  4. Inspect/test equipment daily, complete records and correct deficiencies immediately.
  5. Participate in guarding routine, rescue procedures, administration of first aid, operation of public address system and general maintenance.
  6. Other duties may be assigned within the Conservation Area.
Division: 
Parks and Culture
Salary range: 
$15.28 - $17.37 per hour
Location: 
Albion Hills CA - 16500 Highway 50. Caledon, Ontario
Closing date: 
Mar 29, 2017
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