Grande Prairie

Junior Lifeguard-Casual


Openings 5
Location Name
Eastlink Centre
Grande Prairie, Alberta, CA
Date Posted Mar 29, 2019
Profession Aquatics & Fitness
Experience Level(s) Junior
Job Type(s) Casual
Education Level(s) Not Specified
Job ID job-1713

Position Summary

Job Overview

The Junior Lifeguard is responsible to lifeguard the aquatics area. The Junior Lifeguard must do so ensuring the safety and well-being of patrons at all times through education and training.

Main Responsibilities

The Junior Lifeguard must be able to perform rescues and first aid as required while ensuring an effective, efficient and safe operation of the Aquatic area. They are responsible to effectively communicate with the patrons to promote water safe activities. This will occur utilizing safe work procedures which ensure the safety of the staff and patrons in the aquatic area. They will also perform other duties as assigned.


Exceptional customer service is a must, there is also a high level of verbal communication required, along with developed listening skills. Must be able to work with patrons of varying ages, in independent and team situations. Must be able to problem solve to meet patrons needs.

  • Shift work is required
  • Minimum 16 years of age
  • Current NL award
  • Current AEC with CPR `C' or equivalent
  • Clean Criminal Record Check including vulnerable sector and Intervention Record Check

 What We Offer

At the City of Grande Prairie, we recognize and value that people have lives outside of work. We have wellness events, social activities, community fundraising activities and a supportive work environment where you can grow your career

The City of Grande Prairie is proud to be an Employer of Choice.


Job Location

The Eastlink Centre



The successful candidates will be required to work outside of traditional business hours to ensure the fulfillment of safe operation. These positions require individuals to work a range of hours. Scheduling will be dependent on the operational requirements of the facility.


$21.54/ hour currently under review

Application & Selection Process

Create an account and submit your cover letter and resume using the "Apply Now" tab on this web page.

Once you apply and upload a resume you should receive an email confirming that your application has been submitted for this position. If you receive this email, there is NO further need to contact us regarding this position.

Submit resume along with proof of qualifications

Applications will be reviewed, short-listed and interviews will be scheduled.

We thank you in advance for your interest. Those selected for an interview will be contacted by phone or email. We will contact those who did not make it to the interview stage by email within 1 month of the closing date of this job posting.

Due to the high volume of applications that we receive per job posting, we are not able to answer job specific questions before the interview stage. If you are successful in getting to the job interview stage, we will be more than happy to answer any questions you might have at that time.

This posting will be open until a suitable candidate(s) is/are found.

This posting may be used to fill more than one position.

Applications are being accepted until June 30, 2019

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