This position will be responsible for instructing patrons of all ages in the American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program at the Blacksburg Aquatic Center. A Water Safety Instructor Certification is not required for this position, but previous experience is preferred. Excellent customer relations skills are required for this position. Qualified applicants for this position must be 18 years of age or older to be considered. A high school diploma or G.E.D. is preferred. A satisfactory post offer pre-employment criminal background investigation will be required of the selected applicant.
Hourly rate: $10.00 for certified instructors and $8.00 for non-certified instructors. Working hours will vary with assignments given Monday through Sunday to include: early mornings, afternoons, nights, weekends, and holidays. All applicants must be available to work both week days/nights and Saturday mornings. This position will not exceed 1,500 hours during any consecutive 12 month period.
A Town of Blacksburg application is required for this position by 5:00 PM on Friday, May 26, 2017. Applications are available at the Human Resources Office located in the Municipal Building at 300 South Main Street, Blacksburg, VA 24060 or may be downloaded at www.blacksburg.gov/jobs. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation in the application process may call 540-961-1188 (voice) or VA Relay Center at 711(TDD).
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