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Pool Attendant

Organisation/Entity: Places Design & Public Spaces
Job Category:
  • Hospitality and Tourism | Management and Supervision
Job Location:
  • Statewide
  • Sydney Region / Sydney City
Job Reference Number: 513690
Work Type: Full-Time
Total Remuneration Package: -
Closing Date: 10/08/2020 - 11:55 PM


  • Ongoing, full-time role
  • Based at Sydney Olympic Park
  • Salary from $49,492 + Superannuation + weekend penalty loading rates + annual leave loading

As Pool Attendant, you will be responsible for effective, safe supervision of all aquatic areas ensuring patron safety and efficient operation of the Aquatic Centre, as well as providing emergency incident response.


In addition, you will be acting in a front line position, which requires the delivery of high level customer service to assist in ensuring patrons comply with the Centre’s conditions of use and entry requirements.


For more information, please click here to access the role description.


About you


To be successful in this role you will have:


  • A current approved NSW First Aid Qualification;
  • Experience in an aquatic environment;
  • A Pool Lifeguard Qualification recognised in NSW;
  • Effective interpersonal, communication and customer service skills for dealing directly with members of the public;
  • Awareness of WHS requirements and risk, particularly in an aquatic environment.


If successful, you must commit to maintaining, on an on-going basis, all pre-requisite qualifications.


About DPIE


In July 2019,  government agencies merged together to form what is now known as the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment, with the vision of creating thriving environments, communities and economies for the people of New South Wales.


We focus on some of the biggest issues facing our state. We deliver sustainable water resource and environment management, secure our energy supply, oversee our planning system, maximise community benefit from government land and property, and create the conditions for a prosperous state. We strive to be a high-performing, world-class public service organisation that celebrates and reflects the full diversity of the community we serve and seeks to embed Aboriginal cultural awareness and knowledge throughout the department.


About SOPA and the Aquatic Centre


Sydney Olympic Park Authority are custodians of the Park, with a strong commitment to creating a vibrant, sustainable community within an unequalled destination for sport, entertainment, recreation and business and one of Australia's largest and most diverse urban parklands.


The Aquatic Centre was the venue of swimming, diving, water polo and synchronised swimming competition during the Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and today continues to host international, national, state and community competitions, making it one of the busiest sporting venues in Sydney. The venue boasts a variety of pools, hosting swimming lessons, lane swimming sessions and a diving springboard and platform area.


More information about the Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre can be found at www.aquaticcentre.com.au

If you are interested in joining one of Sydney’s premier sporting venues, get in touch today!


Applying for the role


Apply by submitting a current resume and brief cover letter which outlines your skills and experience relevant to the role.


If you would like to hear more about this opportunity please contact Joachim Bardrum on 02 9714 7544


Closing Date: Monday 10th August 2020 at 11:55 PM AEST


A recruitment pool may be created for ongoing and temporary roles of the same role or role type that may become available for filling over the next eighteen months.


Our commitment to Diversity


The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster strives to be an inclusive workplace for all people. We recognise that we operate in a diverse community and welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and people with disability.


 Our commitment to flexible working


The Department of Planning, Industry & Environment is committed to ensuring the sector reflects the NSW community it serves. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services. We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements and encourage our people to explore new ways of working - including part-time, job-share or working from different locations. Everyone can ask about it.

If you are viewing this advertisement on LinkedIn, please click ‘Apply’ to access more information about this role via the I Work for NSW website.