Deck Leaders (Seasonal) - The Armstrong Aquatic Center / Canlan Ice Sports

Post date: Mar. 2, 2018

Application Deadline: Mar. 9, 2018

Deck Leaders


The Armstrong Aquatic Center is looking for qualified and experienced life guards to take the role of leadership more seriously this summer within the position of a Deck Leader. 

Application open until March 9th.


Qualifications Required:

  • National Lifeguard (NL) - Recent up to 2 years
  • Head Guard Course
  • Water Safety Instructor (WSI) - Recent up to 2 years
  • Standard First Aid or AEC (SFA/AEC) - Recent up to 3 years
  • CPR-C & AED - Recent up to 3 years
  • Two or more years’ aquatic experience

One or more of the following:

  • Lifesaving Instructor (LSI)
  • Pool Operator 1 or 2
  • Other specialized Course


  • Will be classified as Deck Leader when Supervisor is not in facility or is busy with other duties
  • Facility management when classified as Deck Leader, including cleanliness & health
  • Duty of facility supervision to employees as well as all patrons
  • Emergency management
  • Report management
  • Staff Training
  • Event Planning
  • Daily management duties
  • Shift Reports for Supervisor
  • Lesson & Program management
  • Attend and make all in-services a priority
  • Also perform all duties of an instructor/guard when not designated as a Deck Leader
  • If at any time a Deck Leader shows themselves unfit to uphold the required level of maturity, integrity or work ethic, the title of Deck Leader will be removed for the rest of the season

Hours & Pay rate

  • Pay Rate: $16.00-$17.00/hour
  • Hours: Some Days, Mostly Evenings, Weekends
  • Reports Directly To: Aquatic Supervisor, General Manager
  • Starts & Ends: May 1st- August 30th
  • Benefits: Free BCPRA Membership; Free fitness center pass

Type of Position: Full Time
Employment Type: Seasonal
Salary Range: $16 to $17 per hour

Contact Details

Contact Name: Nasoula Jeffery
Location: Armstrong
3351 Park Drive
Armstrong, BC V0E 1B0
Contact Phone: 2505469456
Contact Fax: 
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