Sport & Recreation

Lifeguard & Program Manager



Based on skills and experience

Job Type:
Full Time

Job Posted:

If you’re a skilled lifeguard with experience in developing water safety programs, then this gig’s for you.

URBNSURF is revolutionising surfing in Australia by designing, developing and operating world-class surf parks that will make surfing more convenient, safe and accessible than ever before. We have projects in Melbourne and Sydney, with plans to develop further locations across Australia within the next few years.

Our strategic intent is for URBNSURF Melbourne to be commercially successful, and be seen as the market leader in the creation of authentic surf experiences.

Within this context, the Lifeguard & Program Development Manager will contribute to the strategic intent by focusing on developing talent to deliver on the URBNSURF mission, working closely within the Operations department to ensure a high-level safety standard is delivered, and ensuring customer experiences are authentic. You must have a friendly, upbeat attitude and an efficient, adaptable work ethic.

Benefits and perks

-Work in a fun, creative and unique work environment at Australia’s first surf park
-Career development opportunities within the company
-Extensive opportunities to #surfmore

Skills and experience

-Certified trainer and lifeguard, holding one of the following:

Surf Rescue Certificate: SLSA Community Award
Ocean Rescue Award: Royal Lifesaving Society
Bronze proficiency: Surf Life Saving Association
OSSCA – Australian Professional Ocean Lifeguard Association
Bronze Medallion
Pool Lifeguard

-Ability to swim 50 metres in 45 seconds
-Working With Children Check
-First Aid Certificate
-Department planning and tracking
-Ability to motivate a team
-Superior fluency in spoken and written English, particularly with respect to business report writing
-Critical Thinking

This is a key role within the URBNSURF Melbourne business that will allow you to make your mark on our organisation, whilst while participating in an exciting, high growth venture.

If this sounds like you, APPLY NOW!