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City of Guelph
in Guelph
invites applications for the position of
Various Aquatic Staff Positions

Friday, November 25, 2022

Job Description

Aquatic staff at the City are the heart of the in water services and programs we offer. You are motivated, you work hard, and you like to have fun. You will play an important part in providing the kids and families we work with an unforgettable experience as you deliver our aquatic programs. Create your own amazing work experience when you join our team. Make new friends, learn new skills and enjoy a new adventure everyday – we promise, it will be something to remember.

Why join our team?

  • Develop your leadership and customer service skills
  • Opportunities for advancement and growth
  • Flexible work schedules- work at one or a combination of locations
  • Paid training
  • Discounts on additional certifications/recertification
  • Free access to swimming
  • Inclusive work environment

What to bring to our team:

  • A positive attitude
  • The ability to react calmly and positively to changing environments and situations
  • Enthusiasm for working with people of all ages and abilities
  • Current certifications as outlined below for your desired role

Hours of work

Instructor, Lifeguard and Deck Supervisor 10-20 hours per week.
Flexible work hours are required as you may be scheduled for daytime, evening and/or weekend work.


Rate of pay
$17.40 - 20.95

Required Qualifications

Assistant Instructor
Standard First Aid with CPR C, Bronze Cross, Assistant Instructor and/or Swim Instructor (15 years of age)

Instructor and/or Lifeguard
Standard First Aid with CPR C, and/or Lifesaving Society Swim Instructor and Lifesaving Instructors, and/or National Lifeguard, 16 years of age

Deck Supervisor
Standard First Aid with CPR C, Lifesaving Society Swim and Lifesaving Instructor, National Lifeguard, National Lifeguard Examiner

Contact Information

How to apply

Qualified applicants are invited to apply using our online application system ( Please note all applicants must complete the online questionnaire specific to this position at the time they submit their resume and cover letter in order to be considered. Proof of qualifications will be requested at the interview stage.

For any questions regarding the position please contact



Special Instructions

The City of Guelph is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.

Personal information collected through the recruitment process will be used solely to determine eligibility for employment. We thank all candidates in advance; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.