Job Details:

Lifeguard / Instructor

Job Details
Open Date Oct 09 2019 - 11:51:00 AM Close Date Feb 28 2020 - 04:30:00 PM
Position Title Lifeguard / Instructor Posting Type Lifeguard / Instructor
Posting Status Active Position Length Part Time
Department Group Parks & Recreation Services Hours per Week up to 40 hours per week
Department Parks & Recreation Services Openings 20
Education Other    
Location Arena - 12021 McNorton St, Tecumseh, ON, N8N 1W9
Salary Range $18.23


Notice of Employment Opportunity

October 9, 2019


Lifeguard / Instructor


The Corporation of the Town of Tecumseh is accepting resumes for the position of Lifeguard/Instructor in the Parks & Recreation Services Department for the Summer of 2020.


Job Summary

Reporting to the Pool Coordinators, the successful candidates will be responsible for cleanliness of pool facilities, swim lesson instruction, private pool rental guarding, and public swim guarding, and may be assigned pool admission duties.


Qualifications and Requirements

Candidates must hold current National Lifeguard (NL), Lifesaving Instructor, Swim Instructor, CPR-C including Automatic External Defibrillator and Standard First Aid Certifications. All aquatic awards must be current and valid as a condition of employment; original qualifications MUST be presented at time of interview.


The above positions require evening, weekend and holiday working hours, starting in June 2020 to and including September 7, 2020 with mandatory pre-summer training scheduled in May. Successful applicants must be currently enrolled in a post-secondary or secondary institution. 


Attendance at a Skills Evaluation is mandatory for qualified candidates in order for further consideration to be given to employment as a Lifeguard/Instructor.   Evaluations will take place in December 2019 and March 2020.  Limited spaces at each session are available and candidates will be scheduled on a first come, first serve basis.



The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise if you require accommodation.


We invite you to visit the Town’s webpage to obtain further information about the municipality. 



The Town an hourly rate of $18.23 (2019)


Applicants are invited to submit resumes to by February 28, 2020 at 4:30 p.m.


All applications are appreciated; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  Personal information is collected pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act [MFIPPA] and will be used solely for the purpose of candidate selection.

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