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The purpose of the lifeguard is to oversee all swimming related activities at the Upper Windermere outdoor pool. The e lifeguard is responsible for providing a safe and comfortable environment and providing qualified supervision / instruction for members of the facility. 

The ideal candidate is a motivated self-starter, works well with people and children, and has experience overseeing swimming operations at the facility. The lifeguard will set an example for orderly conduct of the facility, while still maintaining a fun atmosphere for all members of the facility.


Upper Windermere Private Leisure Centre,

Edmonton, AB



Part Time, Full Time:

 Summer 2024

What You’ll Do

  • Maintain constant surveillance of patrons in the facility; acting immediately to secure safety of patrons in the event of an emergency.

  • Maintain an atmosphere of control over the pool area at all times.

  • Be alert and aware of patron's activities at all times. 

  • Enforce and educate patrons on pool rules and safety standards.

  • Identify and act to eliminate safety hazards

  • Rescue persons in distress or in danger when indicated and provide rescue breathing, CPR, and First Aid until emergency services arrive.

  • React promptly and calmly to address any emergency situations that may arise.

  •  Maintain cleanliness of the pool deck, office and change room facilities.

  • Report housekeeping issues to Facility Manager and staff attendants on site. 

  • Complete all assigned administrative tasks in a timely manner. 

  • Be punctual and ready for any task that may be assigned. 

  • Provide excellent customer service to all individuals using the pool.

What You’ll Need

  • Must be at least 18 years of age 

  • Minimum of 1  year of previous lifeguard experience. 

  • National Lifeguard Service (NLS), First Aid and CPR-C/AED and/or Aquatic Emergency Care (AEC) within 2 years.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and communication.

  • Strong swimming skills and knowledge of rescue techniques with the ability to react quickly and decisively in emergency situations. 

  • Physical ability to perform duties of the job including swimming, standing and being outdoors for extended periods of time.

Who We Are

  • We are a private recreational facility located in Windermere in Southwest Edmonton.

  • Our heated outdoor pool serves approximately 600 households with a chance to participate in free swim activity times, as well as special programming throughout the summer. 

  • We have a small team of under 15 people, consisting of lead lifeguards, lifeguards, pool attendants and facility attendants. 

  • The facility includes an outdoor pool, tennis court, basketball courts, pickleball courts, and a children's playground. 

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