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Part-time Lifeguard - Ref 055

We are looking for highly motivated, ‘can do’ individuals to deliver quality customer focussed aquatic services to all sectors of our community (Otaki Pool, Waikanae Pool and Coastlands Aquatic Centre). As a part-time Lifeguard you will be responsible for the effective supervision of all customers and cleaning and maintenance of the facility.

All applicants will need a high level of customer service, and the flexibility to work the roster which is for seven days a week including weekends, early and late shifts (between the hours of 5.00am and 9.30pm weekdays and 7.30am and 8.30pm weekends). 

Working for the Kāpiti Coast District Council means being part of a caring, dynamic and effective customer-focused team who make a positive difference in the community we serve.  If you’d like to be part of the team, contact us now. 

Lifeguards will be required to complete a swim test prior to an interview, and successful applicants will be fully trained and supported to gain the required qualifications.

For further information about this role please click here.

Enquiries about this position should be directed to the Coastlands Aquatic Centre reception team, 04 296 4700 or free phone 0800 486 486.

Applicants will need to undergo the usual pre-employment checks, including drug and alcohol screening and police, criminal history and credit checks.

Please note you must be eligible to work in New Zealand. 

Applications close midday, Tuesday 15 January 2019. 

Please email your cover letter, CV, completed Council Application, Criminal History Check, Credit Check and Police Vet forms, copy of your work visa (if applicable) and Drivers Licence marked “Lifeguard – ref 055”


Kapiti Coast District Council Application form:

Application for Employment (WORD)

 Application for Employment (PDF)

* This document must accompany every application submitted