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YMCA of Southwestern Ontario
in Sarnia - YMCA Jerry McCaw Family Centre
invites applications for the position of
Aquatics Supervisor

Friday, February 11, 2022

Job Description

Position/Term: Aquatics Supervisor, Full time salaried position $38,000-$45,000 annual

Location: YMCA Jerry McCaw Family Centre, 1015 Finch Drive, Sarnia ON

Start Date: As soon as possible


Know and follow YMCA of Southwestern Ontario policy and procedures.

  • Act as a YMCA ambassador, demonstrating YMCA core values in your daily work.
  • Responsible for the development, scheduling and delivery of Aquatics programs and member engagement
  • Recruitment, training, and mentoring of all staff and volunteer team members for the purpose of delivering excellence in customer service through Aquatics programs and services
  • Provide direct leadership in programs modeling/ mentoring service excellence
  • Regular usage of pool chemicals and cleaning supplies for water and deck equipment maintenance
  • Role model YMCA Standards, YMCA Values and Commitment to Service
  • 50-75% of work time is spent in the pool or on the pool deck in moist, humid climate conditions
Ensure all policies and procedures are being followed

Required Qualifications

o Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard - Pool (current certification required)

o Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard – Waterfront / Waterpark / Surf an asset

o Standard First Aid and CPR-C (current certification from Lifesaving Society, Red Cross or St. John Ambulance required)

o YMCA Swim Instructor or Lifesaving Society Swim Instructor or Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (current certification required)

o Lifesaving Society Lifesaving and Emergency First Aid Instructor (current certification required)

o Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard Instructor, Standard First Aid Instructor and Advanced Examiner an asset

o YMCA Aquatic Trainer certification an asset

· University degree or college diploma in recreation, business, and/or related fields AND/OR minimum of two years related experience in recreation program development and staff supervision, preferably within a YMCA or similar company.

· Minimum 3 years lifeguard experience.

· Experience working with children, youth, and adults.

· Exceptional communication skills, relationship-building skills, and organizational skills

· Experience managing a budget an asset.

· Current and acceptable Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Screening is a condition of employment for all staff and volunteers.

· It is a YMCA of Southwestern Ontario requirement that all employees and volunteers be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Exemptions will be granted upon receipt of acceptable proof of a permissible Human Rights Code ground.

Contact Information

1. Submit your cover letter, resume, and applicable attachments to Paul Skuza, General Manager at the YMCA Jerry McCaw Family Centre via email: