Qualified Lifeguard

Camp Chestermere

Contact Information
Job Title
Qualified Lifeguard
Camp Name
Camp Chestermere
Start Date
End Date
$575 per week plus free room and board
About the Position

Job description


Camp Chestermere is a year-round Christian Camp and Ministry organization, located lakeside in the City of Chestermere, Alberta, 15 minutes from Calgary. During the months of July-August, Camp Chestermere operates as a non-denominational Christian summer camp serving youth ages 5-17 in a variety of day, overnight and leadership camp programming. Offering exciting activity options such as archery, canoeing/kayaking, power tubing, wall climbing, amidst much, much more.

Camp Chestermere presents the love of Jesus Christ to youth and communities by Building Relationships, Creating Experiences and Developing People. During the months of September-June, Camp Chestermere operates as a year-round rental facility servicing church, school and corporate events/retreats as well as private bookings.

Lifeguard Role

We’re hiring for 2 Lifeguards. One from May-August and the other the middle/end of June to August.

The Lifeguard is responsible for safety for all waterfront activities. This includes training and coordinating staff and activity instructors to ensure waterfront programming is safe, engaging, and fun. Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate with waterfront leaders and volunteers in establishing and maintaining effective waterfront procedures.
  • Ensure all safety procedures are in place, clearly communicated and enforced; lead training sessions on waterfront procedures.
  • Perform lifeguard duties during activity days (May/June) and summer camps.
  • Attend and participate in all staff devotionals, fireside times and evening events.
  • Responsible for ensuring all waterfront equipment is up to safety standards, as well as maintaining it throughout the summer.
  • Effectively partner and manage division of duties with other lifeguard. (A second lifeguard position will be filled for the July-August camping season.)
  • Lifeguarding certification required.

Please Apply on our Website by hitting the “Apply Now” button at the bottom of the page:

How to Apply
Please apply on our website and only tick the lifeguard box on the form