Lifeguard/Instructor (Casual)

Posted on Wednesday November 27, 2019

The City of Trail Parks and Recreation Department is seeking energetic, enthusiastic and people oriented individuals who are available for casual work as a Lifeguard / Instructor at the Trail Aquatic and Leisure Centre.   Hours of work may include evening, daytime and weekend shifts.

Primary Responsibility


Provide a safe, enjoyable aquatic experience for users of the Trail Aquatic and Leisure Centre through public education, quality customer service and prevention of water accidents.


Provide the following minimum current awards:


  1. NLS (National Lifeguard)
  2. Red Cross Water Safety Instructor
  3. CPR C
  4. Lifesaving Society Instructor
  5. AEC (Aquatic Emergency Care) or equivalent (Standard First Aid) 


  1. Pool  Operator Level 1
  2. BC Drivers Licence
  3. WHMIS
  4. Aquatic Fitness Instructor (BCRPA, CALA, YMCA or CFES)
  5. WCB First Aid - Level 1
  6. Food Safe


A detailed job description outlining the specific duties and qualifications more fully is attached.

Wages:  $20.54 per hour (2019 rate)


Applications containing a detailed resume, copy of all qualifications, related experiences and references will be received by Trisha Davison, Parks & Recreation Director, by mail to 1875 Columbia Avenue, Trail BC V1R 4T8, by fax to 250-364-0845, or by email to until 4:30 pm on Friday, December 13, 2019. 

The City of Trail wishes to thank all applicants for their interest.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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