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Paid Summer Lifeguard (NLS) - Kawkawa Camp

  • 15 Mar 2018 3:46 PM
    Message # 5981032

    Kawkawa Camp is looking for an NLS Qualified Lifeguard to guard the camps busy lake waterfront.  

    Job Purpose:

    The role of the lifeguard is to ensure that the waterfront is a fun and safe place for swimmers, tubers and users of canoes, kayaks and surf bikes.  Lifeguards should command the waterfront area in such a way that campers and staff can feel confident that they can safely participate in waterfront activities.

    Duties & Responsibilities

    • Remain alert and dedicated to watching kids at all times while on waterfront duty.
    • Make Waterfont Director and Program Director aware of any incidents and   complete incident forms on any incident, accident of injury and hand over to camp administrator.
    • Ensure that all campers and staff are aware of waterfront safety rules and reinforce these as necessary.
    • Ensure docks are swept and maintained clean on a daily basis.
    • Ensure boats are maintained in a clean and presentable manner.
    • Lock up dock each evening.
    • Ensure canoes, kayaks and life jackets are tidied away each evening and boat house is locked.
    • Oversee the weekly polar bear swim.
    • Accompany wake boarders from cabin to beach as required.
    • Repair and maintain inflatables and other water toys as required.  
    • Lifeguards will also be expected to contribute to and be involved in all other aspects of camp life when not on specific guarding duty.

    Start Date: June 25, 2018 - August 17, 2018

    For further information please email

    Last modified: 16 Mar 2018 10:12 AM | Kawkawa Camp


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