Tony Head

Salary: $92,891 – $108,270 per annum Plus up to 14.5% superannuation (conditions apply) and restricted private use of a motor vehicle Ref No: 17-028 The City is seeking an experienced person with strong leadership skills who can provide direction to a team of employees with a clear focus on delivering quality recreational services to the City's vast array of community and sporting groups.This is a unique opportunity working with a progressive local government leading a dynamic team to continue to deliver quality recreational services to the community. The primary roles of this position will be to lead the City's Club Development Program and oversee the operations of the City's Community Facilities Bookings Office. The successful applicant is likely to have experience in a similar role at a senior level and will have highly developed communication skills and experience in recreation service provision, financial management and human resource management.If you are interested we would like to hear from you. Further information can be obtained by calling Mike Smith, Manager Leisure & Cultural Services on 9400 4915.To apply, submit your resume and a covering letter online, addressing your knowledge and experience relevant to the role, via our employment page at Applications close on Monday 19 June 2017..  
The City of Karratha is offering an exciting opportunity for an energetic and self-motivated individual, seeking a challenging and rewarding career, to join our team at the Karratha Leisureplex. This position is based in Karratha, offering an attractive salary and a range of other benefits including, but not limited to; Allowances Six weeks annual leave 13% Superannuation The Aquatic Supervisor is responsible for managing the operation of the Aquatics area of the Karratha Leisureplex in accordance with Council Policy and health regulation to provide an efficient, safe and attractive recreation facility for patrons. Salary Package: $111,079 per annum. The successful candidate will possess: A current Senior First Aid Certificate A current Royal Life Saving Society Pool Lifeguard Certificate A current Certificate of Competency as a qualified person in accordance with the Health Act (Swimming Pools) Regulations 1964, issued by the Executive Director, Public Health WA A current national "C" class driver's licence A current Working with Children Check A National (or Federal) Police Certificate (no more than 6 months old) Applications are to include a CV, completed application form, and a covering letter (max 2 pages) indicating your ability to meet the role requirements. Further information can be found at and for enquiries about this position, please contact Jenna Cunningham on 9186 8543. Applications are to be received by no later than 4.00pm, Thursday 15th June 2017. They are to be marked "Private and Confidential" and emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or sent via post to PO Box 219 Karratha WA 6714. Jenna Cunningham(08) 9186 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Karratha Leisureplex
Friday, 12 May 2017 11:38

Pool Operators Position Available

Commercial Aquatics Australia (CAA) is one of largest and most experienced commercial pool company's in Australia, Specialising in all areas of the Aquatics Industry, we provide design, construction, renovation, filtration and service & maintenance for aquatic centres, schools, hotels, Hospital / Medical facilities and resort developments - Commercial Aquatics brings a wealth of experience to these specialised areas.
We are currently looking for enthusiastic, motivated and service minded individuals to join our team as Casual Pool Operators and Lifeguards: Reporting to the Aquatics Technician, these roles assist in the provision of high quality, safe aquatic centre services at the GLC. In conjunction with the Aquatics team you will maintain water quality, facility hygiene and maintenance procedures. To be successful in the role of Pool Operator you will have: • Pool operators certificate of competency• Current Pool Lifeguard qualification and competency• Current accreditation to LIWA or the ability to gain• Staff supervisory skills and experience• Good computer skills and knowledge• Current First Aid Certificate?? To be successful in the role of lifeguard role you will have: • Current Pool Lifeguard Certificate• Ability to work actively in a team environment• Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills• Working knowledge of Water Safety principles• Current First Aid certificate You will be working with a dedicated team of like-minded people who strive for excellence in service and program delivery and have an absolute passion for the Leisure Industry. You can be assured you will be supported in your workplace with training and development, you will enjoy coming to work every day and you will be presented with exciting challenges working with our community. Pool Operator CasualRecreation Level 4 $31.26 per hour Lifeguard CasualRecreation Level 2 $27.56 per hour If you believe you meet our selection criteria we would like to hear from you to potentially join our team. To apply please visit If you have further queries please contact Susan Shand on 9754 3600 or Human Resources on 9781 1727. Applications close 16:30 Monday 10th April 2017.
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 08:50

Royal Life Saving Job Board

The Royal Life Saving's job board is up and running and LIWA Aquatics encourage all work places in the aquatic and recreation industry to advertise their jobs on this site. The job board allows you to post your current vacancies and reach out to job seekers in Western Australia who are looking for work in the aquatic, sport and recreation, fitness, leisure and fitness industries. The best thing about the Royal Life Saving job board is that it specifically targets people interested in your vacancies and they don't have to go through a number of jobs that aren't relevant to them. The job board is promoted through Royal Life Saving's website as well as on social media and email campaigns to people who have completed a course with Royal Life Saving as well as people who register as a job seeker. If you would like more information or to register and advertise on the Royal Life Saving job board please contact the office on (08) 9383 8200 or click on this link:
The City's Leisure Centres is seeking a dynamic, self motivated individual to join the City'sAquatic Team. With over 700,000 visitors to the aquatics facility per year, this is an opportunityto join a customer service focused team overseeing one of the busiest aquatic facilities inWestern Australia. Click Link for Details
RLSSWA's Labour Hire Service provides a range of suitably qualified 'Aquatic Industry Professionals' for short term contract roles throughout Western Australia. Given the high level of training and experience that our State based industry demands, there have also been instances of interstate contract work available. The aim of this service is to ensure continuity of Aquatic Centre operations in times of need and provides short term:• Facility Managers,• Pool Operators,• Duty Managers,• Lifeguards, and• Event First Aid Personnel RLSSWA is currently accepting expressions of interest from those who are interested in becoming a Contractor. The profile of a RLSSWA Labour Hire Contractor will have:• Extensive industry experience and a diverse set of Aquatic related skills• Well developed ability to problem solve and build immediate workplace rapport• High level service focus• LIWA Aquatics Accreditation, Current Pool Operations, Pool Lifeguard and First Aid qualifications• Ability to provide Police Clearances, Working with Children Checks and Workplace Medical clearance where required• A well balanced, calm approach and positive attitude To register for consideration as a RLSSWA Labour Hire contractor please forward your brief profile (specialist skills, strengths, availability), CV and contact details of at least two references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . To chat further about this Service please call Travis Doye on 9383 8200.
Monday, 15 February 2016 09:26

Pool Operations Positions

The Royal Life Saving Society WA is currently requesting expressions of interest from LIWA Aquatics Accredited Pool Operators for ongoing contract work in Western Australia. We have several exciting opportunities available that may be of interest to you. We require all applicants to hold current LIWA Aquatics Accreditation, Pool Lifeguard and First Aid Awards. If you are interested or would like to know more about these opportunities please contact Lyn Coleshaw on 9383 8200 or by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please do not hesitate to e-mail your resume for consideration.
Thursday, 19 December 2013 10:01

Position at Kalgoorlie Oasis

Part Time Duty Manager This position, in consultation with the Operations Manager, is responsible for ensuring all programs and services are provided to a high standard. In the absence of centre management, the incumbent will be required to utilise observation and practicalities to oversee the Centre and supervise patrons and staff. Click this link for more information:
Tuesday, 15 January 2013 13:04

Duty Managers Required for YMCA Port Hedland

Short term secondment to Port Hedland: We seek a short term candidate for a 2-4 week secondment to the YMCA to fulfil a full time Duty Management role.  This person will assist with the start up and daily duty management for the South Hedland Aquatic Centre and may also be required to assist with Duty Management shifts at the Gratwick Aquatic Centre.  
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