Calling experienced lifeguards OR confident swimmers looking to upskill. We pay a Living Wage!

He angitūtanga: The opportunity

Our pool facilities are more popular than ever, and as a Lifeguard for the AC Baths you will play a key part in ensuring that all customers not only have a fantastic experience, but a safe one. Your main responsibilities will include:

o  General lifeguarding duties to ensures customers are safe and looked after; and

o  Supporting the Team Leader with day-to-day operations at the pools

He kōrero mōu: About you

It goes without saying that you’ll have a passion for aquatics and sharing your knowledge and experience with customers and colleagues to improve water safety. You will be an excellent communicator, mature and committed to making a difference in our local community.

Joining an energetic and passionate team, this role is suited to candidates that are resilient and laser focused. You will be working in a fast-paced environment across our indoor and outdoor pool areas to ensure a positive Health and Safety culture.

If you hold a current First Aid Certificate and a Pool Lifeguard Practising Certificate, that will be a huge bonus however, if you are a confident swimmer or confident in deep water, keen to start a career in our industry, apply now as we will provide you with all you need to be a qualified Lifeguard. 

Please note our pools operate 7 days a week, reliability and commitment to working early, late and some weekend shifts are crucial.

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

Off course full training and a living wage andyou’ll have access to a range of fantastic Taupo District Council benefits, including subsidised gym and a range of partnership discounts. And as you will be an AC Baths employee, you will enjoy free use of the pools. To find out more about the AC Baths and our District, please visit our website.

We have 3 full-time, 40 hours per week opportunities for individuals who are able to work on a rotating roster.

Our pools play a fundamental role in our values in "Making a Better Life for You and Your Families". If you are passionate about water, fitness, wellbeing and aquatic safety, then come help us make this goal a reality!

This position is deemed a safety sensitive position and will require pre-employment drug test.

Taupo District Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.

Taupo District Council is committed to the protection and wellbeing of children.  This role is classified as a Children's Worker role under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014. As such applicants will be required to undergo police vetting prior to commencing employment. Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory police vetting.


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Permanent Full Time

Job no: CQAJ137782

Location: Taupo

Closing Date: Wednesday, 1 December 2021