City of Dawson Creek

2023-83 Aquatics Lifeguard (PPT-15)

Dawson Creek

Job description

The City of Dawson Creek invites applications for two Permanent Part-Time Lifeguards (15 hours per week) at the Kenn Borek Aquatic Centre. Swim/fitness Instructor certification is not required for this position. Under the general supervision of the Recreation Manager and/or Aquatics Coordinator or designate, a lifeguard performs lifeguarding functions at the swimming pool, as well as maintenance. This position is an entry-level position with no previous experience as a lifeguard required.

Qualifications and Experience

The successful applicants must demonstrate ability and possess the following current qualifications:
• National Lifeguard Award (Pool Option); and,
• Standard First Aid, CPR Level C/AED.

Skills and Abillities

The successful applicant will be required to complete and submit a Criminal Record Search with Vulnerable Sector, the results of which must be satisfactory to the City. The successful applicant will have the ability to perform all duties in a safe manner and to maintain harmonious relationships with all members of the public and other staff members. Physical agility, the ability to complete duties requiring physical effort and a proven ability to provide excellent service to the public and overall demonstrated competency, including bi-annual testing, are required. Pool Operator 1 certification will be considered an asset.

Hours & Schedule

15 hours Part-Time

Start Date

Once Filled

Number of Vacancies


How to Apply

Candidates should submit a résumé by emailing a pdf or word document to, with the job posting name and number in the subject line, no later than 11:59 p.m. on the closing date referenced above. The City thanks all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact Person: Human Resources

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 250-784-3600

Application Deadline

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