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Russell Aquatics
in Markham, ON
invites applications for the position of
Full-Time Supervisor

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Job Description

Searching for a fun and rewarding career with the opportunity for growth? We’re looking for two friendly, upbeat and experienced aquatic supervisors that exemplify what it means to be a part of the Russell Aquatics team! We’re all about creating long-lasting relationships with our students and swim families and ensuring each and every student’s swim journey is one filled with positivity, fun and progress.

As an aquatic supervisor, you will:
  • Provide exceptional customer service to every person who walks in the door
  • Ensure the operation of a safe aquatic environment, including maintenance of pool chemicals and overall facility
  • Oversee and ensure the safety of all aquatic team members and students
  • Quickly resolve any pool-related emergencies or issues
  • Oversee the smooth operation of the pool during lessons, including but not limited to instruction, students, teaching and parental matters such as feedback
  • Oversee instructor completion of student evaluations
  • In- water mentorship of instructors and ensuring the teaching standard is being met throughout the session
  • Work with administrative staff to ensure that online database reflects accurate information with regard to student level, classes, attendance and more
  • Assist in resolving any client issues that may arise
  • Complete and deliver instructor evaluations

Successful candidates will be assigned a portfolio which may include:
  • Updating staff lesson plans
  • Scheduling staff for shifts
  • Training of current staff, onboarding new staff and updating training materials
  • Planning and running of seasonal aquatic staff trainings
  • Ensuring staff qualifications are kept up-to-date and notifying them of upcoming expiry
  • Keeping inventory of equipment and ordering any pool related equipment or supplies
  • Scheduling leadership courses and securing trainers or instructors
  • Oversee Health and Safety program and completing monthly inspections
  • Act as primary contact for overall pool maintenance including scheduling maintenance visits and managing day-to-day pool operations
  • Ensuring cleanliness of pool deck and pump room

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in an aquatic supervising role
  • Standard First Aid & CPR C
  • National Lifeguard Certification
  • Lifesaving Society - Swim Instructor
  • Lifesaving Society - Lifesaving Instructor
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • Bronze Medal Examiner - Appointed by Lifesaving Society an asset
  • Advanced Leadership qualifications considered an asset
  • Experience in operating pool or CPO certification considered an asset

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