Timaru District Council - Full-Time Lifeguard

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team in a permanent full-time Lifeguard role at CBay!

As a Lifeguard you will take pride in providing amazing customer service, while ensuring a safe and enjoyable aquatic experience for our community. Dealing with people from all walks of life, each day will be different and keep you on your toes.

Bring your:

  • good observational skills
  • ability to stay calm in busy and pressured situations
  • excellent communication skills and strong team approach
  • keen eye for spotting potential hazards and preventing incidents.

Previous Lifeguard experience/training and a current First Aid certificate is preferred but not essential. You may be a confident swimmer looking to upskill - full training will be provided to the successful applicant. All applicants must be able to complete a practical assessment, including swimming 200m within six minutes, retrieving an object from the deepest part (3.5m) of the pool, and treading water for five minutes.

CBay operates seven days a week, so reliability and commitment to working early, late and weekend shifts is crucial. This is a full-time position offering 40 hours per week on a rostered basis.

What are you waiting for? If you're ready to dive in and earn some valuable skills in the aquatic and recreation industry, apply now.

For further information, including a position description, please email us atjobs@timdc.govt.nz

All applicants are required to be either a New Zealand Citizen or have a current New Zealand work visa. Applications close 5pm Monday, 25 January 2021 and can be registered through our careers website www.timaru.govt.nz/jobs

Applications close 25 January 2021

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