Sydney Olympic Park

Pool Operations Supervisor

Sydney Olympic Park Authority

  • Sydney Olympic Park New South Wales Australia
  • Full Time
  • $64,373
Closing 28 Mar 2019
Applications 0


  • Located at Sydney Olympic Park
  • This is a full time, ongoing opportunity
  • Salary is $64,373 pa + employers contribution to superannuation, annual leave loading and 5 weeks of annual leave per year

About the Role

The Pool Operations Supervisor is responsible for the supervision and direction of pool lifeguards, and their teams including the development and implementation of employee induction and training programmes, overseeing the use of facilities and advising centre employees of any special requirements.

About you

Join one of Sydney's and Australia's most versatile and trusted portfolio of Sports Venues at the Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre.  We are seeking a qualified and experienced pool operations supervisor. You will be committed to high service levels and providing a safe environment for venue patrons, tenants and contractors. You will be willing and able to work out of hours and/or on weekends.

You will have:

  • Experience managing staff in an aquatic environment
  • Current First Aid Qualifications including Advanced Resuscitation
  • Pool Lifeguard Qualifications recognised in NSW
  • Pool Operations Certificate

Other details

The successful applicant will need to provide the Sydney Olympic Park Authority with a Working with Children Check number, or make a Working with Children Check application, either on-line or via phone, through the NSW Office of the Children's Guardian. An application fee of $80 applies.

More information on the Working with Children Check is available at

Only Australian citizens, permanent Australian residents or New Zealand citizens are eligible for ongoing employment in the NSW Public Sector.

Employer and Other Details

Sydney Olympic Park Authority are custodians of the Park, with a strong commitment to creating a vibrant, sustainable community within an unequalled destination for sport, entertainment, recreation and business and one of Australia's largest and most diverse urban parklands.

For more information about Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre please click here   

For more information about Sydney Olympic Park Authority please click here

Apply for this role

Your application must include

  • A cover letter of no more than 1 page outlining your suitability to the role
  • Your response to the targeted questions, and
  • An up to date resume/CV outlining experiences, qualifications and achievements. Please include at least 2 referees.

More information about applying for a role in the public sector can be found on the I work for NSW page.

Targeted Questions

Please limit your response to 300 words per question

  1. Provide a detailed example of how you have managed staff to achieve organisational objectives in an aquatic environement. For example, recruitment and induction of staff to ensure minimum staffing levels, ongoing training and development of staff, implementing a new policy or procedure and training relevant staff, etc
  2. Describe an example of how you have dealt with conflict in an aquatic environment. What was the situation and what was the outcome?

Please click here for a Role Description

Apply online at  (Reference no: 00006UM0)

Applications close: 11:59pm Thursday 28 March 2019

Justin Trabinger

02 9714 7544

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