Lifeguard Captain

The Lifeguard Captain will provide leadership and direction to the Lifeguard Team at the Eltham Leisure Centre. They will ensure that the Lifeguard Team are self-motivated to maintain a safe aquatic environment, along with the highest level of customer experience for all staff and customers. They will ensure the aquatic areas are maintained and presented in the highest possible manner to our customers.

Working with the Head of Facilities, the Lifeguard Captain will ensure the Lifeguard Team have the training to effectively supervise the aquatic spaces and act in the event of an emergency. The Lifeguard Captain will manage pool water quality and maintenance of the pool plant and other aquatic area assets and equipment. They will ensure that any corrective actions taken are properly recorded and work with contractors as required. They will take pride in managing such an important community asset and ensure it is presented immaculately and maintained to the highest standards at all times.

Lifeguard Captain is a service focused role, and therefore must be available to work in line with busy patron attendance periods with a mixture of early morning, daytime, evening and weekend shifts; including Duty Captain shifts.


This is an incredible opportunity to be involved in a unique start-up organisation and establish them as an industry leader, whilst creating an environment that encourages safety and customer service excellence within the Eltham Leisure Centre as it nears the end of a $20.2m redevelopment.

The successful candidate will be required to pass mandatory compliance training sessions and pre-employment checks.

Interviews are ongoing and applications will close once we have found a suitable candidate.

Flexibility is something we value and we recognise that this will mean different things for different people. If this is important to you, please raise this with us.

This role requires a valid Victorian Working with Children Check and will be subject to relevant pre-employment checks.


For more information, please contact our Head of Facilities, Safety and Environment by email




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