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Job Description

The City of Ventura is hiring! The City of Ventura Aquatics Team is looking for a skilled Aquatics Coordinator to join the team! 


The Aquatics Coordinator plans, coordinates, and implements the City's comprehensive aquatics programs and events. 


  • A motivated, self-starter who is highly organized to coordinate the programs
  • Communicates effectively with a diverse group of people, solving problems and resolving conflicts diplomatically
  • Exercises independent, sound judgment in emergency situations, while remaining calm


For additional information on the duties and responsibilities of the position, refer to the job descriptions located on the City’s Career Page at www.cityofventura.ca.gov/jobs or by clicking here AQUATICS COORDINATOR.  

Position Qualifications

A combination of education, training and experience equivalent to completion of some college coursework in a related field, and two years of progressively responsible experience implementing services in the field of aquatics or recreation are required; 

OR in lieu of college coursework, a total of three years total experience as described above. 

License: Depending on assignment, possession of a valid California Class C driver's license may be required.


The following valid certifications are REQUIRED at time of application submittal and MUST be attached to this application to be considered:

•American Red Cross Lifeguard Training 

•American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Instructor

•American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor

The following valid certifications are highly desirable at time of application submittal:

•American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Instructor Trainer

•American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Trainer

•American Red Cross 1st Aide for Public Safety Personnel (title 22) - (formerly titled - American Red Cross Emergency Response Training -Title 22)

•American Red Cross Emergency Medical Response Instructor - (formerly titled - American Red Cross Emergency Response Instructor)

Salary and Benefits

The City offers a compensation package that includes both a generous salary and excellent benefits!

  • SALARY: $30.39 - $36.94 Hourly DOQ 
  • BENEFITS: Refer to the benefits tab on the job posting for specific information on City benefits.

How to Apply

To be considered for these exciting opportunities, please complete an online City Job Application and supplemental questionnaire now! 

The filing deadline is Wednesday, June 12, 2024, at 5:30 p.m. 

Go to www.cityofventura.ca.gov/jobs and Apply!  EEO/ADA

salary plus 6 Medical options, CalPers Retirement, Dental, Vision, FSA, 457