Aquatics Director

Job Description:

Date posted: January 19, 2021

Location: 130 East Ave Lewiston, ME 04240

YWCA Central Maine is searching for a highly qualified individual to fill the full-time position of Aquatics Director. This full-time benefit eligible position works a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the facility and programs. Hours are Monday-Friday with nights and weekends based on scheduling needs. The Aquatic Director is responsible for the design, compliance, and oversight of the aquatics programming content, daily operations, pool equipment, and supervision. The Aquatic Director is responsible for the overall success and safety of the YWCA Aquatic Department activities. The Aquatic Director reports to the Executive Director with close communication with all Aquatics staff.  The Aquatic Director is responsible for responding to occasional on call needs of the building and program, maintaining the cleanliness of the pool area for the health and safety of patrons and staff including: leading/co-leading department team meetings with Assistant Aquatics Director and trainings for aquatics staff. The Aquatic Director directly oversees the Assistant Aquatics Director. The position is located in Lewiston


Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Recreation Management, Physical Education, or other related field preferred. High school diploma or equivalent required.

American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard with CPR for the Professional Rescuer (Lifeguard Instructor certification preferred)

Certified Pool Operator (will offer training for certification)

Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a lifeguard

Experience with supervising staff and or Lifeguards.

Experience with pool chemicals or willing to be trained

Experience in teaching swim lessons, water fitness, or other aquatics activities

YWCA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry or national origin, color, sex, immigration status, age, religion, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

How to Apply

Please send cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Contact Information

Melanie R LaMore Gagnon

130 East Ave

phone: 2077954050