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Careers - City of Cornwall

Lifeguard/Instructor - Aquatic Centre

The City of Cornwall is a progressive community of 47,000 situated on the banks of the St. Lawrence River in Eastern Ontario.  Cornwall boasts a modern economy led by forward thinkers and offers an extensive array of urban amenities making it an excellent place to build a career and raise a family.  

The City of Cornwall's Department of Planning, Development and Recreation offers a wide variety of programs and facilities to local residents and visitors. The total land area for municipally managed parks is 750 acres. The Aquatic Centre facility houses the Kinsmen Pool, a six-lane 25 meter tank, along with a two-storey waterslide, toddler leisure pool and spacious whirlpool.

Reporting to the Aquatic Coordinator, our Aquatic Lifeguards / Instructors are responsible for teaching, guarding, training and providing a safe, enjoyable aquatic environment for the general public.

As Instructors candidates must have a current Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certification, a Lifesaving Instructor Certification (an asset), a current National Lifeguard Certification and a current Standard First Aid CPR/AED Level C (must be from St. John Ambulance, Red Cross, Lifesaving Society or Canadian Ski Patrol).  As a Lifeguard candidates must have a current National Lifeguard Certification and a current Standard First Aid CPR/AED Level C (must be from St. John Ambulance, Red Cross, Lifesaving Society or Canadian Ski Patrol).

Please submit your resume, including this application form, and proof of qualifications in confidence to:

careers@cornwall.ca quoting File: 17-23 - Aquatic Lifeguard/Instructor

The Corporation of The City of Cornwall is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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