Are you ready to dive right in... and be a part of Canterbury’s hottest attraction, Ōpuke Thermal Pools and Spa?

We value dedication, authenticity, and fun here at Ōpuke. As well as role titles and position descriptions, there is opportunity for more at Ōpuke. If you are interested in hearing more, please send your CV to

Current Positions

Full Time Lifeguards

We are looking for full time Lifeguards to join our team

                 - This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the team and deliver exceptional service to our guests.

                 - Not Qualified? Not to worry we are prepared to train the right people for the roles.

Our lifeguards are on hand to ensure our guests are having a great time while visiting Ōpuke Thermal Pools & Spa, whilst always overseeing their poolside safety. This is a role that requires superb attention to detail, excellent observation & people skills, and a current Pool Lifeguard Practising Certificate (PLPC) – although we are open to applicants who are willing to achieve this qualification.

Working within a fun and vibrant environment our lifeguards make sure they bring 100% of themselves to work every day and contribute to the overall guest experience our guests expect.

We are looking for people with bags of enthusiasm and people who work well as part of a team. On a day-to-day basis you will find yourself working in a state-of-the-art environment surrounded by a friendly and passionate team. But most of all, working for us is about having fun. We aim to provide a happy, inviting, and safe culture where our pledge is brought to life each and every day. We offer great staff benefits for our staff to enjoy.

We are open to those who would like to be considered on a full-time, part-time, or casual basis, but will need to be flexible to work during our busy times including evenings, weekends and public holidays as required.

If this sounds like you, please send your CV and cover letter to We look forward to hearing from you.