Employment Opportunity: Lifeguard/Instructor

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Employment Opportunity


The Town of Carbonear is seeking an individual to fill the full time position of Lifeguard/Instructor at the Carbonear Swimming Pool and Recreation Complex, for a leave replacement up to October 15, 2020. This position is accountable for providing and maintaining the daily support services to the operations programs and services offered by the Carbonear Swimming Pool and Recreation Department. The position reports directly to the Director of Recreation or designated supervisor.


Education for this position will include a high school diploma. Red Cross WSI, LSS NLS and Standard First Aid also required. A recognized fitness certification would be an asset. A combination of education and experience acceptable to the Town of Carbonear may be considered.

Strong organizational and administrative skills including the ability to communicate with the public and program participants in a polite, tactful, diplomatic and respectful manner are also required. Demonstrated leadership and analytical skills would be an asset. A clear letter of conduct is also required.

A complete job description, as well as information pertaining to rate of pay, benefits and other related information will be provided to candidates selected for an interview.

This is a unionized position and compensation will be as per the collective agreement.

Resumes must be received at the Carbonear Town Office or emailed to the address below, not later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, November 8, 2019.

Interested candidates may apply in writing with resume to:

c/o Cynthia A. Davis
Town of Carbonear
P.O. Box 999
Carbonear, NL A1Y 1C5
Tel: 709-596-3831
Fax: 709-596-5021
e-mail: [email protected]