BHTM: Lifeguard – JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka

  • Location: Minnett, Ontario
  • Deadline: January 8, 2021 at 11:59 pm

Have you ever dreamt about what it is like to work and live in Muskoka for a season? Well now is your chance to have the ultimate work and play experience at JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka! We are on the hunt for the best in the industry to join us this season for an adventure you will never forget.

JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka is hiring for seasonal Life Guards

What is in it for you?

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Subsidized staff accommodation provided on-site for full time status
  • Comprehensive Wellness Platform
  • Discounts on food & beverage/fitness centre/spa
  • Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka & Marriott International

What you will be doing?

  • Ensure that all rules and regulations are adhered to, ensuring the safety of the pool area
  • Opens and closes the pool, ensuring the safety of all participants while in the pool
  • Maintain direct contact with patrons and communicate with them in an effective manner
  • Monitor designated pool areas and responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the pool deck area, change rooms and shower areas including picking up equipment and storing it in its proper place, picking up towels and debris, restocking towels, straightening chairs, etc.
  • Conducts facility inspections, completes checklists and advises supervisor of any concerns found
  • Assists guests with questions regarding the resort, activities and general information
  • Assists the recreation department
  • Welcome and acknowledge each and every guest with a smile, eye contact and a friendly verbal greeting using the guests’ names when possible
  • Compliance with all safety regulations of assigned tasks, and ensure a clean and safe working environment with active participation in the health and safety program
  • Adhere to all environmental policies and programs as required
  • Other duties as assigned

Your experience and requirements include:

  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Be the holder of a current lifeguard certificate; the National Lifeguard Service’s certificate (dated 2 years or less)
  • Able to work flexible hours (early morning, evening and occasional split shifts)
  • Ability to deal with high-pressure situations in a fast-paced environment
  • Solutions-orientated, strong interpersonal skills and problem solving techniques


JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environment in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). The Human Resources department will work with applicants requesting accommodations at any stage of the hiring process.

JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka is committed to building a more diverse workplace and encourages all qualified applicants to apply.


To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter (as one document) to: