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Position: Summer - Aquatic Waterfront Lifeguard

Competition Number: 2020-EX-EN-52748904-01
Competition posting date: 2020-02-03
Competition closing date: 2020-08-31

Recreation, Cultural and Facility Services Department
Multiple Positions
Affiliation: CUPE 503 PT RC & Aquatics
Salary: $14.291 to $15.469 per hour (2019 rates of pay)
Location: Various locations

Category: Summer Opportunities
Employment Group: Recreation and Culture

Job Summary

Responsible for ensuring the safety of patrons using City beaches and facilities. Monitors the conduct of patrons, prevents accidents and responds to emergencies by administering the policies, procedures, rules and regulations of the City of Ottawa and of certifying bodies.

To ensure the safety and enjoyment of patrons in an aquatic environment.

Education & Experience

High School Student: Grade 10 minimum

No related experience is required

Language, Certificates & Licenses

• Current Standard First Aid/CPR "C" certification
• Current Automated External Defibrillator (A.E.D.) certification
• AODA Accessibility Training

Advanced certification is required:

The successful candidate will be required to complete a Vulnerable Sector Check to the City of Ottawa’s satisfaction. Candidates under the age of 18 will require a Criminal Record and Judicial Matters Check instead of a Vulnerable Sector Check.

English oral, reading, writing required.
French oral, reading, writing may be required for some positions.
Candidates must meet language requirement for position upon hire.

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