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Senior Pool Operator

The AIS Aquatic and Fitness Centre operates a diverse range of state of the art facilities over a 7 day operating environment, including: 50m and 25m indoor heated pools, testing and training pool and Recovery Centre. These facilities are utilised by both High Performance and commercial programs, and the Centre is open to the public for individual use, with both pools also being available for hire for group use by schools, sporting clubs and other organisations. An opportunity exists for a suitably qualified individual to assist the Pool Operations Supervisor in coordinating day-to-day Pool Operations. In this position, under direction from the Pool Operations Supervisor, you will be required to: Co-ordinate and supervise Pool Operators in the provision of lifeguarding and equipment and facility set-up/pack-down;Keep abreast of developments and trends in the aquatic and leisure industry to maintain the leading edge profile of the Centre;Possess technical knowledge with regard to electronic timing systems and water quality;Guide, mentor and inspire employees to ensure a motivated, productive and inclusive team environment.The successful applicant will be required to work weekdays, weekends and / or evenings.Current Royal Life Saving Pool Lifeguard and Senior First Aid qualifications are essential for Pool Operators.Salary range = $50,637 - $62,748 per annum + shift penalties + up to 15.4% superannuation.Please note: Successful candidates will be offered employment at the minimum of the salary range.This position is offered as a two-year fixed term, working a rotating roster which includes weekends. Please note the ASC operates under The Australian Sports Commission Act 1989 and is separate to the Australian Public Service terms and conditions of employment. If you have any questions regarding movements from the APS to the ASC please call People & Culture.  For all Canberra based positions, the ASC requires the holder to have received two doses of a government approved COVID-19 vaccination and have obtained boosters where due. The holder must provide evidence of their vaccination status to the ASC prior to commencement and as additional COVID-19 vaccinations, i.e. boosters, are received.Employment benefits include access to priority onsite Childcare placements and free parking facilities. Applications close 5.00pm AEDT Thursday, 10th February 2022 (no late applications will be accepted). To be eligible for employment with the Australian Sports Commission, it is preferred that applicants are Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia Acknowledgement of CountryThe Australian Sports Commission, incorporating Sport Australia and the AIS, pay our respects to the Traditional Owners of country throughout Australia. We pay our respects to Elders past and present and acknowledge the valuable contribution Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people make to Australian society and sport. Attachments:Job Description 50000 AUD Australia - ACT ACT Canberra 2902

Senior Pool Operator

  • Work for Australia's leading sporting agency
  • Great location - Free parking
  • Fantastic team culture

The AIS Aquatic and Fitness Centre operates a diverse range of state of the art facilities over a 7 day operating environment, including: 50m and 25m indoor heated pools, testing and training pool and Recovery Centre. These facilities are utilised by both High Performance and commercial programs, and the Centre is open to the public for individual use, with both pools also being available for hire for group use by schools, sporting clubs and other organisations.

 

An opportunity exists for a suitably qualified individual to assist the Pool Operations Supervisor in coordinating day-to-day Pool Operations. In this position, under direction from the Pool Operations Supervisor, you will be required to:

 

  • Co-ordinate and supervise Pool Operators in the provision of lifeguarding and equipment and facility set-up/pack-down;
  • Keep abreast of developments and trends in the aquatic and leisure industry to maintain the leading edge profile of the Centre;
  • Possess technical knowledge with regard to electronic timing systems and water quality;
  • Guide, mentor and inspire employees to ensure a motivated, productive and inclusive team environment.

The successful applicant will be required to work weekdays, weekends and / or evenings.

Current Royal Life Saving Pool Lifeguard and Senior First Aid qualifications are essential for Pool Operators.

Salary range = $50,637 - $62,748 per annum + shift penalties + up to 15.4% superannuation.

Please note: Successful candidates will be offered employment at the minimum of the salary range.

This position is offered as a two-year fixed term, working a rotating roster which includes weekends.

 

Please note the ASC operates under The Australian Sports Commission Act 1989 and is separate to the Australian Public Service terms and conditions of employment. If you have any questions regarding movements from the APS to the ASC please call People & Culture.

 

For all Canberra based positions, the ASC requires the holder to have received two doses of a government approved COVID-19 vaccination and have obtained boosters where due. The holder must provide evidence of their vaccination status to the ASC prior to commencement and as additional COVID-19 vaccinations, i.e. boosters, are received.

Employment benefits include access to priority onsite Childcare placements and free parking facilities.

 

Applications close 5.00pm AEDT Thursday, 10th February 2022 (no late applications will be accepted).

 

To be eligible for employment with the Australian Sports Commission, it is preferred that applicants are Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia

 

Acknowledgement of Country

The Australian Sports Commission, incorporating Sport Australia and the AIS, pay our respects to the Traditional Owners of country throughout Australia. We pay our respects to Elders past and present and acknowledge the valuable contribution Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people make to Australian society and sport.

 

Attachments:

Please download the job description and then hit the "Apply Now" button. You will need to upload your CV/Resume and then complete the online application form. The application form will include these questions:

  • Describe how your personal attributes will contribute to our team and enhance relationships with stakeholders
  • Referencing the job description, please describe why you believe you are suitable for this position
  • Please list your key relevant achievements
  • The SportAus Way is how we describe our organisational culture. Please describe how you would demonstrate the SportAus Way within the workplace?

 

If you have any questions after reading the Job Description please contact Shannon Salvestro on (02) 6214 1460  for a confidential discussion, quoting reference number JN 0070.

If you experience any technical issues, please contact People & Culture on (02) 6214 1328 or people@ausport.gov.au.

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