Closing Date: 
Open till filledThursday, December 13, 2018
Town of Fort Smith
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Fort Smith, Northwest Territories

Lifeguard - 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 hour per week 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 Employee Benefits Services.

Please forward applications to:

Town of Fort Smith
P.O. Box 147
Fort Smith, NT   X0E 0P0
Ph: 867.872.8400
Fx: 867.872.8401