Job Inventory - Lifeguard
- 15.112 - 16.301 hourly
- City Of Ottawa
Perform the surveillance necessary to prevent accidents by administering policies, procedures, rules and regulations governing the conduct of patrons using the pool and perform rescues and first aid necessary for the preservation of life in a team setting.
Education & Experience
Minimum age requirement is 16 years of age
*Experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for stipulated academic requirements.
Language, Certificates & Licenses
English oral, reading, writing
French oral, reading, writing is considered an asset
Current National Lifeguard Pool Option
Lifesaving Instructor is considered an asset
Current Standard 1st Aid/CPR "C"/Automated External Defibrillator
AODA Accessibility for ALL
Current Oxygen Therapy or LSS Airway Management
Current Red Cross Water Safety Instructor
Vulnerable Sector Check
Note: Under the age of 18, requires a Criminal Record and Judicial Matters check in place of the Vulnerable Sector Check.
- City of Ottawa and Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Departmental policies, guidelines and directives
- City of Ottawa emergency response procedures
Competencies & Skills
- Able to handle the stress of an emergency situation
- Excellent public relations skills