Dauphin Recreation Services is currently recruiting the following senior position
Head Lifeguard

The Ideal Candidate would be required to

Supervise, organize, motivate, assist with hiring, schedule and evaluate the staff; insure that safety standards, sanitary requirements and regulations are enforced; prepare and maintain routine reports on staff and operations; prepare staff schedules; supervise the care and maintenance of swim lesson and lifesaving equipment; inventory equipment and supplies; enforce water safety rules and regulations; perform rescues; perform first aid and resuscitation; act as a liaison between the public, staff, and office personnel; suggest program improvements; supervise routine maintenance; plan and facilitate staff meetings and in-service training; handle registration and general daily functions of an aquatics facility; notify supervisors of disturbances, emergencies and staff performance problems; open and close swimming facilities; assist in the planning, organization, set up and tear down of accommodations for special events and facility rentals, assist supervisors as requested.

The Ideal Candidate would have

  • Current Standard First Aid (SFA) or Aquatic Emergency Care (AEC)
  • Current CPR “C” Certification
  • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI)
  • Current National Lifeguard Service (NLS)
  • Proven leadership abilities and effective communications skills.

And preference will be given to candidates with  

  • Lifesaving Instructor (LSI) or First Aid and CPR Instructor with another recognized agency.
  • MFLDA Aqua Fitness instructor
  • NLSI (Instructor) and Examiner
  • Instructor Trainer’s, LSIT/WSIT
  • Certificate, Degree or Diploma in recreation-related field
  • Four (4) years active experience as a lifeguard/instructor

Dauphin Recreation Services offers an excellent wage and benefit package, including a defined-benefit pension plan, which will reward the successful candidate for their qualifications and experience.

Candidates are encouraged to forward their resume, cover letter and references as soon as possible with potential start date of Feb 1st 2019

Starting wage would be $22.75/hr with pay increases yearly for 4 years to $26.68/hr as per Local 3240 Union Agreement.

Judi Carter, Manager of Finance & HR
Dauphin Recreation Services
Box 195
Dauphin, MB R7N 2V1
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For more information or a copy of the job descriptions please contact Judi Carter, Manager of Finance & HR at (204) 622-3143 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or Ryan Vanderheyden, General Manager at (204) 622-3105 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Contact Information

 
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204.622.3199
 
Location
200 1st St SE - Dauphin, MB
 
Mailing Address
Dauphin Recreation Services
PO Box 195
Dauphin, MB
R7N 2V1
 
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Hours

Admin Hours
Mon-Fri   8:30am - 4:30pm
Walking Track Hours
Mon-Fri    7:00am - 9:00pm
Sat            11:30am - 4:30pm
Sun           11:30am - 4:30pm

Walking Track hours are subject to change depending on hockey games and other major events.
Please call the Front Desk at
(204) 622-3150 for schedule changes or pick up a monthly schedule at the Front Desk.