We're hiring

Westmount YMCA - December 16 2021

We’re currently looking for lifeguards for the Westmount and Notre-Dame-de-Grâce YMCAs. To apply please send your CV to coursprives.wm@ymcaquebec.org.

What challenges will you tackle?

  • Monitor the pool during specific swim times for adults and children (laps, swim lessons, Aquafit classes, etc.);
  • Ensure the safety of pool users (prevention and intervention, if needed);
  • Perform chlorine tests and follow opening and closing procedures;
  • Report any damage to equipment (lifejackets, toys, ropes, etc.);
  • Participate in various events for employees, volunteers and members of the centre (employee meetings, holiday activities, fundraising, etc.);
  • Adhere to YMCA Policies and Procedures on the Protection of Children and Vulnerable People;
  • Understand and integrate the value of philanthropy within the position and the Association, and participate in fundraising activities/events.

The person we’re looking for must:

  • Have a valid National Lifeguard certificate from the Lifesaving Society;
  • Have a valid CPR/AED Level C certificate be ready to obtain one;
  • Have a valid Red Cross Water Safety certificate or YMCA certification (an asset);
  • Have general first aid certification (an asset);
  • Know and support the YMCA’s mission and values;
  • Be capable of working in both official languages;
  • Have strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Be punctual;
  • Have no criminal record in connection with employment.

Why join the YMCAs of Québec?

The YMCA offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits, but working with us also gives you the opportunity to:

  • Develop your expertise;
  • Be around passionate experts;
  • Make a positive social impact;
  • Work with different engaged partners;
  • Really make a difference in people’s lives;
  • Have the freedom to take on exciting challenges.