Aquatics Supervisor – 12 month term

Location: Elmsdale, NS

We are recruiting for an Aquatics Supervisor to join our team for a 12-month term.

The Aquatics Supervisor works under the direction of the Aquatics Coordinator and is responsible for the day-to-day delivery, supervision and administration of aquatics programs. Specifically, the Aquatics Supervisor is responsible for mentoring and developing the aquatics team, fostering positive relations with facility users and enforcing policies and practices that ensure the safety of staff and facility users. Other responsibilities include payroll activities, performing routine checks of equipment, administrative support and filling in for other aquatics staff as needed.

What you can offer:

  • High school diploma plus a minimum of a 2 years’ post secondary education.
  • Minimum of 2 years related experience and preferable 1-year experience in a supervisory role.
  • Current certification in NLS pool option, Standard First Aid and CPR Level C, Lifesaving Instructor and Examiner and Swim For Life Instructor, with a willingness to obtain additional certification
  • Comfort and proficiency using the MS Office suite, and the ability to learn new software
  • Clear criminal record and child abuse registry checks
  • A demonstrated aptitude for guiding, motivating and leading a team towards achieving collective goals
  • A champion of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion with skills to foster a welcoming and accessible environment for all staff and visitors

What we can offer:

  • 35 hours per week; hours will include days, evenings and weekends to ensure coverage during peak hours.
  • A culture of teamwork, and service excellence in a collaborative, solutions-based work environment offering a high degree of trust and autonomy
  • Working with, supporting and developing a team that is passionate about serving a community
  • Ongoing leadership development and aquatics training
  • The excitement of being part of building the future in a fast-growing Municipality
  • Benefits package including a Health Care Plan with Virtual Doctor service included, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance, Registered Pension Plan, Employee Assistance Program