Aquatic Instructor (Level 2)

Requisition #: 22/99
Job #: J0722-0151
Job Type: Casual
Job Category: Aquatics
Positions: 7
Salary/Wage: 21.04 - 25.58/Year
Department: Recreation & Parks
Location: 5 St. Anne Street

Cultivate your Career:

As Alberta's 'Botanical Arts City', St. Albert is a community renowned for its botanical arts, its commitment to a green lifestyle and the cultivation of activities that provide for a well-rounded quality of life. Our employees provide over 66,000 residents with high-quality programs and services and are proud to contribute to making St. Albert one of the best places to live in Canada.

The Opportunity:

The Recreation & Parks has opportunities for new Aquatic Instructor (Level 2) to join our Aquatic Services team.

As an Aquatic Instructor (Level 2) you will:
• Clean, organize and set up equipment and your assigned space, and ensure all program supplies and equipment are available.
• Develop and deliver the program content to the participants, including preparing lesson plans and instructional material specific to your program.
• Greet participants and ensure any required information is exchanged.
• Deliver excellent customer service and create a valuable and positive experience
• Maintain a safe and clean environment.
• Maintain a record of performance for participants and distribute program evaluations.


Swim Instructor (Part 1) and/or Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI)

Any additional aquatic experience and training is certainly considered an asset. Preference will be given to candidates that have teaching experience and those who hold one or more of the following:

• Lifesaving Instructor (Part 2)
• Emergency First Aid (EFA)
• Standard First Aid (SFA)
• Dive Instructor
• Canoe Instructor
• National Lifeguard (NL)
• Lifesaving Aquatic Emergency Care (AEC)
• Oxygen Administration (02)
• JLC Coach
• Swim Coach Certification

Hours of Work:

Instructors are needed to fill a variety of shifts and must be available to work a flexible schedule.


$21.04 - $25.58 per hour based on qualifications and experience.

• Please upload a cover letter and a resume when applying for this opportunity. These will need to be uploaded as two separate documents.
• Applications will only be accepted to 10:00 p.m. MST on the closing date.
• Please note that the City will be conducting video conference interviews to minimize the potential spread of COVID-19.

•The successful applicant will be required to obtain a vulnerable sector police information check.
• The successful candidate will be required to provide proof of educational and professional credentials.

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position. However, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. The City of St. Albert will no longer accept applications in person, via fax, email or by post.

Please answer all of the following questions before applying

* Question numbers in red and with an asterisk indicate mandatory questions (answer is required).

*1. Are you legally eligible to work in Canada?

Applications will only be accepted to 10:00 p.m. (Mountain Time Zone) on closing date.

If you encounter issues with the City's employment portal, from Monday to Friday between 6am - 6pm MST (excluding holidays), you can request assistance by emailing or calling 1-877-427-7717.