The Aquatics Coordinator reports to the Assistant Director of Campus Recreation/Fitness and Aquatics. The Coordinator is responsible for the supervision and training of aquatic student team members, managing the daily operations, schedule, preventative maintenance and risk management procedures pertaining to both the indoor and outdoor pools. This position leads and facilitates instructional programs to include learn-to-swim, and health and safety courses. This position recruits, hires, trains, manages the work functions, mentor and assess work performance of student aquatics team members. This position develops and manages regular in-service training for lifeguard staff.
- Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions. - One year of aquatics programming experience - Lifeguard Certification - Ability to delegate tasks as appropriate - Supervisory or related transferable skills
- Master’s Degree in Recreation, Physical Education, Exercise Science/Physiology or related field - Graduate Assistant experience in collegiate recreation programming - 2 years of direct experience with, Student personnel supervision at the collegiate recreation level and Implementation and management of aquatics programs - Certified Pool Operator (CPO) - Certified Water Safety Instructor (WSI) - Certified Lifeguard Instructor (LGI) - Water Safety Instructor Trainer (WSIT) - Knowledge of State Health Regulations and/or National Standards of aquatic facilities operations
- American Red Cross Instructor training for First Aid, CPR/AED, Blood borne Pathogen (or can become obtained after hire) - American Red Cross CPR/AED/First Aid Certification - Lifeguard Certification
Additional Salary Information: Applicants must apply through UNCW's HR Website. No applications submitted through Bluefishjobs will be considered.
Internal Number: 8086
About University of North Carolina Wilmington Campus Recreation
UNCW is located in Wilmington, North Carolina. It is approximately 5 miles from Wrightsville Beach. UNCW has an enrollment of 14,452 undergraduate students and 2,295 graduate students and employs 1,333 staff and 965 faculty.