Part-time Lifeguard / Swim Instructor

A cornerstone of the Fundy region, the Canada Games Aquatic Centre (CGAC) is a community centre for wellness and active living. With aquatic amenities, a fitness facility, massage therapy, and other offerings onsite, there is something for all ages and abilities to enjoy. Featuring the only 50-metre pool in the province, the facility hosts public swims and other gatherings for the communities of the Fundy Region, along with sport tourism events that contribute to the local economy. The organization is also one of the largest providers of swimming lessons in New Brunswick.

Position: Part-time Lifeguard / Swim Instructor

Under the direction of the Aquatics Manager and Duty Managers, the lifeguard ensures the safety of patrons who use our pools, hot tubs, dry sauna, steam room, diving boards, slides, locker rooms, and pool deck. Lifeguards and swim instructors are required to keep track of their qualifications and ensure they remain up to date.

Lifeguards are responsible for ensuring the safety of all the users of the facility by actively supervising swimmers. Lifeguards are also responsible for providing first aid when necessary as well as conduct any tasks that the head lifeguards or managers request to ensure the pool deck is safe and prepared for any users of the facility.

Swim Instructors are responsible for preparing lesson plans, teaching lessons, providing feedback, and preparing report cards.

Summary of Duties

Required Qualifications

Assessed Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

Please clearly indicate on your resume which, if any, of these qualifications you possess:


Conditions of Employment

How to Apply:

Please apply electronically by submitting your resume to Ben Tremblay:, clearly indicating you are applying for the Part-time Lifeguard / Swim Instructor position.  You may also drop off your resume at the front desk of the Canada Games Aquatic Centre during operational hours. 

This is a unionized position.

The Canada Games Aquatic Centre is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.