Casual Pool Lifeguard - Beatty Park

  • Vincent Town Council
  • Beatty Park Leisure Centre, Vincent Street, North Perth WA, Australia
  • 18 May, 2022
Casual/Seasonal/Maternity Customer Service, Receptions, and Complaints Medical, Health, and Social Work Quality Assurance

Job Description

  • Great location at Beatty Park Leisure Centre
  • Casual position available
  • Casual hourly rate+ weekend penalties

Welcome to the City of Vincent. Our community wants us to be a clever, creative and courageous local government – a Council that says Yes!

  • Clever: we always choose the simplest, quickest, and most effective way to deliver our services.
  • Creative: we find new and different approaches to get better outcomes for the community and the City.
  • Courageous: we will manage the risks in being clever and creative but still take action.

The role

Our award-winning leisure centre, Beatty Park, is looking for a competent and motivated Lifeguard to join our close and customer-focused team.

Key duties of the role will include:

  • Public safety: supervise public use of the facility, attend to any first aid cases, conduct water tests, and attend regular in-service training sessions.
  • Programming: set up and dismantle, as well as ensure safety and security, of equipment for programs
  • Customer Service: Provide a high level of internal and external customer service and comply with the Council’s Customer Service Charter
  • Occupational Safety and Health: ensure that work area is maintained in a safe, clean, and tidy condition, so that risk of accidents occurring is reduced to a minimum and exercise a duty of care regarding own safety and that of others.

The candidate

You are a strong swimmer with the fitness ability to endure real and/or test ‘rescue swims. Previous experience working in a leisure centre environment is highly regarded and the following qualifications/tickets are essential: Pool Lifeguard Award or equivalent, Senior First Aid Certificate, Resuscitation Certificate and Oxygen Training. A Pool Management Certificate will be highly regarded but not essential.

The successful candidate will be available to work a range of shifts including weekends. We are also looking for individuals who can show initiative, the ability to build and maintain effective relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders and a friendly “can-do” attitude with a strong customer service ethic.

If you want to make a positive and lasting difference to our community, then we encourage you to apply! Please apply online. Applications must include a cover letter and CV evidencing the required capabilities as per the position description, which is available on our website.

To discuss your application or for any questions, please contact kevin.concha@vincent.wa.gov.au

The City of Vincent is an organisation that values the diversity of our staff and promotes a workplace that actively welcomes and includes the unique contributions of all people. The City encourages people of all ages, people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all sexual orientations and gender identity, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

Thank you for your interest in joining Team Vincent.

Job Closing Date

31 Oct, 2022