• COSPA is now accepting applications for swimming pool positions for the 2020 season (June 21st to Sept 7th)
  • Please send your job application outlining all of your qualifications and experience.
  • All lifeguarding certifications must be current at the time of hiring and must remain current.

COSPA partners with not-for-profit community associations and private contractors to operate the 7 outdoor pools that COSPA manages.  All résumés/applications submitted through the COSPA website are circulated to all of the Pool Directors for their consideration.

Applicants will only be contacted by one of the Pool Directors if they are interested in interviewing you for a position.


Under the supervision of the Aquatic Supervisor or Senior Attendant, this position involves monitoring and ensuring the safety of patrons in an aquatic environment. The Lifeguard also completes administrative and maintenance tasks as assigned. Job Duties Continual monitoring of pool…

Outdoor Pool Supervisor

Outdoor pool operating for 80 days up to and including Labour Day.. Job Duties Budget management including development of operating and capital budgets, ongoing monitoring and control of operating budget. Administrative duties including efficient use of staff resources/scheduling, cash control,…

Shift Supervisor (Assistant Supervisor)

Under the general direction of the Swimming Pool Supervisor, this is a supervisory position that includes, life guarding and maintenance work involving the operation, administration and programming of a outdoor swimming pool on an assigned shift which may include week-end…

Swimming Instructor

We are looking for individuals who love to swim and teach swimming to all age groups at our seven outdoor swimming pools located around Calgary. Swim Instructors are responsible for conducting and developing program and swim lesson plans for swimming…