Aquatic Director

Seeking an aquatic professional in support of our active island-based YMCA, located in Bar Harbor and adjacent to Acadia National Park. 
Job Description

Responsible for developing and implementing all aquatic programs (classes, aquatic exercise, swim lessons, day camp, training, and recreational events) including direct supervision and scheduling of department staff.


Bachelor's Degree and necessary aquatic teaching, coaching, and supervisory experience necessary to meet the job requirements.

Essential Functions

Scheduling the staffing of all pool activities with lifeguards and/or instructors, hire/train/review/orient all aquatic staff, maintain inventory and order pool chemicals, equipment and supplies, check all pool-related equipment, and ensure supplies, cleaning and maintenance are adequately managed with aquatic and maintenance staff.


Cause-Driven Leadership Competencies

Developing and inspiring people, advancing the Y's mission & cause, and leading operational program area.

Required Certifications

Certifications: Lifeguarding, First Aid and CPR for the professional rescuer, Pool Operator on Location

YMCA of the USA Certifications: Swim Lesson Instructor v6, Swim Lesson Trainer, Lifeguard Instructor