Aquatics Supervisor

Location: Elmsdale, NS

East Hants is a vibrant, flourishing community centrally located in Nova Scotia and in close proximity to the Halifax Regional Municipality, Truro and the Bay of Fundy.

The Municipality of East Hants offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, diverse career opportunities, modern facilities, an innovative, continuous improvement culture, and a focus on work-life balance.

We are looking for an experienced Aquatics Supervisor to join our team at an exciting time. The successful candidate will be part of the team that transitions to our new aquatic centre, scheduled to open in the fall of 2019. The new aquatic centre will include a six-lane, 25-metre lap pool, leisure pool with spray features and ramp access, lazy river resistance moving-water pool, waterslide, climbing wall in the pool, outdoor splash park, multi-purpose room, and many more modern features.

The Aquatics Supervisor will be responsible for assisting with the overall operation of the Municipal Aquatics Facility including training, supervising and scheduling of aquatics staff, ensuring OH&S compliance, conducting routine facility checks, and records management.

The ideal candidate will have:

-University degree in a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
-Minimum of 3 years related experience including 1 year of experience in a supervisory role
-Current certification in Lifeguarding and Swimming Instructor, and Instructor status for one or more advanced Aquatic courses including First Aid and Aquafit

*This position is subject to child abuse registry and criminal records checks

The Municipality offers a competitive benefit package and the salary range for this position is $44,682 to $55,852.

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