Positions Vacant

Thank you for your interest in employment with Central Highlands Council

Council currently has the following position vacant:

Bothwell Swimming Pool Lifeguard and Relief Lifeguard

The Central Highlands Council is seeking applications from suitability qualified persons to fill the following positions:

• Lifeguard

• Relief Lifeguard (as required)

Bothwell Swimming Pool is a 25m, heated, Public swimming pool. The pool is open 7 days a week from 21 December 2018 to April 2019.

The Pool Lifeguard position is a Casual position 7 days a week. The Relief Lifeguard is also on a Casual basis providing coverage during pool lifeguard absences and will be on an as required basis. The positions involve supervision of patrons in and around the swimming pool, customer service, cash handling, cleaning of amenities, administering first aid and rescue response as required. The Lifeguard must have excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills and will be required to conduct basic water testing.

A lifeguard must hold current Bronze Medallion, Lifeguard Certificate, Workplace First Aid Certificate HLTAID003 and Working with Vulnerable People. Council is able to assist in providing training to person/s who do not hold these qualifications and Scholarships are also available through Royal Life Saving Society.

A Position Description can be downloaded from Council’s website www.centralhighlands.tas.gov.au or by contacting Jodi Hill on 03 6259 5503 or email jhill@centralhighlands.tas.gov.au.

Applications, detailing relevant experience and qualifications should be addressed to the General Manager, 19 Alexander Street, Bothwell Tas 7030 and marked “Pool Lifeguard”.

Applications must be received by 4.00pm on Friday 12th October 2018.

Position Description Pool Lifeguard