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Pool Lifeguard - Memorial Pool

Mt Maunganui

Reference: 3855062

Spend your Summer by the Pool!

Bay Venues Ltd manages the ASB Baypark Stadium and Arena along with a number of, aquatic facilities, indoor sporting facilities, community centers and halls, offering a broad range of programs, events and venues across Tauranga and the wider region. We aim to deliver the highest standard of customer service and excellent value to Tauranga residents and visitors to our region.

We have a fantastic opportunity for an energetic individual to join our summer season at the outdoor Memorial Pool. This a casual position for a fixed period of time commencing mid December 2017 and ending 4 February 2018.

As a Lifeguard you will ensure the health and safety of customers is maintained through actively supervising all activities within the facility to ensure customers are enjoying their visit. You will be required to perform water tests, complete incident reports and carry out cleaning duties to make sure our facilities are immaculately presented!

To be successful, you will:

  • Be able to swim 200m in 6 minutes or less
  • Have the ability to stand and/or walk for extended periods of time
  • Have the ability to retain professional demeanor, think clearly and remain calm during an emergency
  • Be passionate about swimming and what the pools have to offer
  • Have (or could obtain) a First Aid Certificate
  • Having a valid Pool Lifeguard Practicing (PLPC) Certificate is desirable but not essential as full training can be provided
  • Experience and qualifications are not essential, as training/recertification can be provided.

Our Aquatic facilities operate on a rolling roster basis, Monday to Sunday, so the ability to work early morning, late evening, weekend and public holiday shifts is essential. Please note that this role is casual, with no guaranteed hours of work. All Lifeguards are required to have the capability to work at any facility across the network, so flexibility is required.

In return, we offer a wage of $17.00 (gross) per hour, and the opportunity to spend your summer by the pool.

We look favourably upon individuals who are flexible, reliable and committed, and are able to share their knowledge and experience, while contributing to the wider community. We value diversity, so welcome applicants from all backgrounds and experience.

All applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand

Applications close: 27 Nov 2017




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