Aquatic Assistant

Sport Division Kitchener, Canada


Aquatic Assistant

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Posting Date

March 25, 2022

Closing Date

December 31, 2022

Job Status

Continuous Part-Time

Position Overview:

Assists aquatic staff in the delivery of aquatic programs and ensures a safe aquatic environment and waterslide.



  • Assists aquatic staff in the delivery of aquatic programs.
  • Ensures a safe aquatic environment for wading pool and waterslide through supervision# accident prevention# and public education.
  • Ensures compliance with Ontario Health Regulations and all relevant legislation and Policy and Procedures manuals.
  • Takes appropriate action to deal with incidents# problems and emergencies as outlined in Divisional policies and procedures.
  • Assists with minor First Aid as required.
  • Assists with the completion of paperwork.
  • Informs patrons of policies related to entry onto deck area.
  • Assists with special events.
  • Conducts routine change room checks.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.



  • Current Bronze Cross.
  • Current Lifesaving Society Assistant Instructor certification or Red Cross Assistant Water Safety Instructor certification.
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR Level C certification.
  • Maintains fitness level and certification in accordance to Lifesaving Society standard.



We are committed to diversity and inclusion, and thank all applicants in advance.  

Accommodations are available during all stages of the recruitment process in accordance with the Human Rights Code.  


We thank all applicants for their interest, however only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted



Please note that as per Human Resources Policy HUM-HIR-110, "Employment of Relatives of Staff Members and Elected Officials":

"The immediate relatives of staff of the Human Resources Division, all Directors, General Managers, or the Chief Administrative Officer and Elected Officials shall not be employed by the City in any capacity.

The immediate relatives of all other Management personnel shall not be employed where such employment would be:

1. within the same Department in the case of permanent full-time, temporary full-time and part-time classifications.

2. within the same Division in the case of students."



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Number of Positions


Hours of Work

Up to 24 hours per week







Salary Range

$16.33 (April 1, 2022 rate)