Job Posting


YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg


Lifeguard and Swim Instructor

Number of Positions


Closing Date



Downtown Branch, 301 Vaughan Street; Elmwood-Kildonan Branch, 454 Kimberly Ave; South Branch, 5 Fermor Ave; West Portage Branch, 3550 Portage Ave

Job Type(s)

Part Time

Hourly Wage



  • Enjoy working with kids
  • Able to engage, motivate, encourage and guide members
  • Able to build positive relationships with members, staff and volunteers
  • Ability to deal with challenging situations
  • Must be a minimum of 16 years of age
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR C certification or Aquatic Emergency Care
  • Ability to obtain YMCA Swim Instructor certification
  • Fully immunized against COVID-19 or valid exemption
  • Clear Police Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Search and Child Abuse Registry Check
  • Lifeguard
    • NL certification
    • Asset: LSI (Lifesaving Instructor)
  • Swim Instructor
    • Bronze Cross or Higher
    • YMCA Swim (YSI) or Water Safety (WSI)
    • Instructor or Swim For Life Instructor (SFL)
    • Asset: LSI (Lifesaving Instructor)

Anticipated Start Date


Application Process

Please email for more information about how to apply!

Additional Information

Paid re-certifications • Training opportunities for growth and development in Aquatics • Flexible shifts that work around most school schedules • Up to full time hours available during school break periods • Summer employment flexibility • Complimentary individual Y membership • Great people, fun and rewarding work!