parks & recreation arts, culture & tourism
Posted On: Oct 24, 2017
Closing Date: Apr 24, 2018
Full Time

The Town of Fort Smith has an immediate opening for a full-time Lifeguard position.  The complete job description is available on the Town website at
Nestled in the boreal forest along the banks of the mighty Slave River, Fort Smith is a friendly, multicultural community with a population of 2,500. We are the education capital of the NWT, and the gateway to Wood Buffalo National Park.  This is a full-time position with a 40 hr/wk flexible shift schedule in our 25 metre/4 lane indoor pool with beach entrance, hot tub and 2 water slides.
Qualifications: Must have current:
  • National Lifeguard Certification
  • Standard First Aid and CPR
Candidates much provide a satisfactory criminal record check.  Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition. Equivalencies will be considered. 
Position Location: 
Recreation and Community Centre Pool
Salary & Benefits: 
Pay Level 12 ($54,394.75 - $61,921.70) plus Northern Allowance of $7,715.79 annually and a comprehensive health and dental benefits and a pension plan provided by Northern Employees Benefits Services.

Please forward applications to:
Chris Bird, Director of Community Services
Town of Fort Smith
P.O. Box 147
Fort Smith, NT   X0E 0P0
Ph: 867.872.8400
Fx: 867.872.8401