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Waterfront Coordinator

The waterfront co-ordinator is responsible for the safety and supervision of all activities on the waterfronts at CQE. This includes the co-ordination and support of waterfront program areas, waterfront cabin programs, campers, and staff. This staff member works closely with counsellors instructing waterfront program areas to co-ordinate the waterfront programs within the daily, weekly and session schedules at camp. Responsibilities include: overseeing safety and emergency procedures on the waterfronts and co-ordinating and supervising lifeguards and swim-instructor schedules and ongoing in-service lifeguard training throughout the summer.

Required qualifications: National Lifeguard (NL) certification – Pool, NL – Waterfront (preferred), Standard First Aid, CPR C, Criminal Record Check including Vulnerable Sector Check, Pleasure Craft Operator Card, ORCKA Basic Canoe and Flatwater Kayak Instructor, minimum of two previous seasons working in a waterfront camp environment or equivalent experience and applicable skills with organization and leadership.

Preferred applicants: Red Cross instructors, YMCA swim instructors, Lifesaving society instructors, Lifesaving society examiners.


Waterfront / Swim Specialist


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