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Job Details: Summer Student - Aquatic Operations

Job Details
Open Date Jan 11 2023 - 09:11:00 AM Close Date Feb 28 2023 - 04:00:00 PM
Position Title Summer Student - Aquatic Operations Posting Type Student
Posting Status Active Position Length Full Time
Department Group Hours per Week
Department Parks & Recreation Openings 1
Education Other    
Location Aquatics
Salary Range $21.86
Union Position No


Aquatic Operations Summer Student


If you get satisfaction from seeing things run in ‘tip top’ shape or take pride in cleaning equipment and facilities until they sparkle, this role is for you! This position plays an integral role in helping people stay fit and have fun by ensuring the safe operation of our pools and seasonal facilities. You will help to ensure the daily opening and closing of our seasonal aquatic facilities runs smoothly, watch for operational and maintenance issues that may pop up and maintain water chemistry in line with applicable guidelines and standards.


  • Responsible for assisting with the opening and closing of all seasonal facilities
  • Responsible for dealing with any mechanical or chemical issues or concerns
  • Daily cleaning of aquatic facilities (pool deck, Pool basin, cleaning equipment)
  • Maintain provincial public pool Guidelines, Lifesaving society Standards and City of Woodstock Policies and Procedures
  • Ability to respond diagnose any facility maintenance concerns
  • Responsible for moving equipment and supplies for Aquatic and recreation department


To be considered for this position, applicants must possess the following minimum qualifications:

  • Minimum of attending high school and must be returning to a school
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions and be physically able to perform duties
  • Must have Standard First Aid and CPR-C Certification
  • Must have National Lifeguard certification and Pool Operators certification
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working as a lifeguard
  • Must have a valid Class “G” Driver’s Licence

About Us

The City of Woodstock is a rapidly growing city at the heart of Oxford County. When you work for the City you get to be part of an incredible team of dedicated people with a range of skills and experiences to share. Our team works together to help build a strong, connected community where people have access to the services they need, while enjoying a relaxed lifestyle.

The City of Woodstock is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

Application Details

  • Submit your resume and cover letter online at no later than 4 p.m. February 28, 2023
  • In-person interviews will be on Thursday, March 23 from 4:00pm. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Salary rate is $21.86 per hour as per Schedule "B" of the collective agreement.   
  • Scheduled 32 to 40-hour work week which will include weekends and alternate shift hours.
  • Will be required to work in adverse weather conditions.
  • May be required to work overtime.
  • In accordance with the City of Woodstock’s Covid-19 Vaccination Policy, new employees hired with the City of Woodstock are required to be fully vaccinated (2 doses) as a condition of employment, subject to accommodations required in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Thank you for your interest in working with the City. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.


Summer Student Job Posting_Aquatic Operations.pdf

Contact Us

© 2017 City of Woodstock P.O. Box 1539, 500 Dundas Street, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7


Phone: 519-539-1291
Email: General Information

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