Aquatics Manager Flaxmere & Frimley Pool

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Welcome to Heretaunga, the area renowned for its rich and fertile landscape that is sustained by its life-giving dews and waterways. Welcome to Heretaunga, whose beauty is observed by the sharp eye of the harrier hawk; a landscape rich in history and with an esteemed legacy of caring and providing for its inhabitants.

Taitara Mahi –Aquatics Manager Flaxmere & Frimley Pool

Permanent Full-Time

We are looking for someone to manage the pools with energy to boot and a keen eye for health and safety, you will provide a great level ofsupport to staff when it comes to day to day operations, water quality, pool safe standards and health and safety. Known for their quality and ability to deliver great services to the community you will be an integral part of our management team.

Based at Flaxmere Pool, this is a hands on role that will include the day to day management and operation of Flaxmere Pool, and overall responsibility for the outdoor Frimley Pool during summer.  Key focus areas for development are: Aquafit, Learn to Swim, and recreational swimming – this is the opportunity for your strong leadership, cultural intelligence, experience in growing a business and excellent customer service can shine.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Nationally recognised qualification

  • National Pool Lifeguard Award (essential)

  • Swimming New Zealand Swim Teacher Award or equivalent (essential)

  • National Certificate in Sport & Recreation Level 3 Aquatics (Swim Ed)

  • Comprehensive First Aid Certificate (essential)

    Pool Water Treatment and Operations Qualifications, including:

  • US 25982 – Demonstrate knowledge in microbiology and perform calculations relevant to water quality in a public pool.

  • US 25981 – Manage water quality in a basic public pool.

  • US 25980 – Manage water quality in a complex public pool

  • Certified Handler Qualification - as required under the Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017



Situated in the heart of Ngāti Kahungunu, the Hastings district and Hawke’s Bay offer an enjoyable environment in which to live, work and play. If you meet the above criteria and have a cool and collected manner when working under pressure, have an innovative and proactive approach to solving problems and want to deliver an outstanding service to our community then you need to apply today.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. Are you keen to be a part of our journey? If so, please register and apply by uploading your CV and Cover Letter.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: JEAH939375

Location: Hastings

Closing Date: Sunday, 20 October 2019