Careers

Check out our current career opportunities below.

Programme Manager

AUT Millennium is a charitable trust established to help New Zealanders live longer and healthier lives. From learner swimmers to gym goers to professional athletes, we’re a hub for health and wellness in our local community and beyond.

We are looking for a Programme Manager to oversee our Aquatics Programmes for schools, community groups and the public.

Our Schools and Holiday Programmes are popular activities amongst our local community, delivering quality water safety and boating sessions, along with land-based education outside the classroom. You’ll work closely with our Programme Coordinators to make sure programmes are current, engaging and delivered to the highest standard.

Key to this role is your ability to connect with people, and a commitment to the purpose and vision of AUT Millennium – helping people be the best they can be. You’ll be a strong advocate for the value of our aquatic programmes and actively seek and secure new user groups who would benefit from our services.

With your knowledge of aquatics and strong administrative skills, you’ll efficiently oversee our facility usage and bookings, and take control of event preparation and management for our range of pool events across the year – everything from school swimming sports to international water polo or national swimming championships.

Our successful applicant will have the following:

  • A dedication to providing the best customer experience
  • A great balance of friendly professionalism
  • Strong computer and administrative competency
  • A current, comprehensive First Aid certificate
  • Commitment to the health and safety of all users and staff
  • Genuine interest in the development of your staff

In return for your skills and commitment, you’ll receive a competitive remuneration package including access to our world-class facilities. We promote work-life balance and encourage staff to get active and use our gym, pools and track to help you be the best you can be both in your role and away from work.

If you’re looking for a new challenge and want to become part of an organisation making a real difference in the community, join us at AUT Millennium! Please express your interest through Seek with a CV and cover letter attached.  A full Position Description is available here.

Please note, that all applicants must be domiciled in New Zealand and be eligible for permanent employment in NZ, with either a NZ Passport, residency, or current work visa.

Swim Teacher

Do you love the water? Are you customer focused and confident interacting with children? Are you passionate about the importance of teaching learn to swim?

AUT Millennium is a charitable trust established to help New Zealanders live longer and healthier lives. From learner swimmers to gym goers to professional athletes, we’re a hub for health and wellness in our local community and beyond.
We have an opportunity for a qualified Swim Instructor to join our team. AUT Millennium Swim School is one of the largest and most dynamic in Auckland, with over 2500 children swimming with us on a weekly basis.

We are looking for a people-focused instructor with a sound knowledge of the aquatics industry. Your previous experience working with school age children and preschoolers means you are comfortable communicating effectively with a wide range of ages. You have a friendly, approachable manner and enjoy building and maintaining positive relationships.
We will provide full training to someone who demonstrates the motivation and commitment we’re looking for.

Our successful applicant will have the following:

  • A dedication to providing the best customer experience
  • Previous swim teaching experience and relevant qualification
  • Keen to learn and a passion for teaching children of all ages and abilities in and out of the water
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Can follow structured lessons and motivate each child to create an effective learning environment
  • A great balance of friendly professionalism

We have a range of shifts available between the times 8.30am – 12.30pm and/or 3.30pm – 6.45pm Monday – Friday and 8.30am – 12.30pm or 12.30pm – 4pm on weekends. Your first weeks will be spent training, so that you’re familiar with and confident in delivering the superior service our families have become accustomed to.

In return for your skills and dedication, you’ll become part of our dynamic AUT Millennium community, including access to our world-class facilities. We promote work-life balance and encourage staff to get active and use our gym, pools and track to help you be the best you can be both in your role and away from work. There is room for personal and professional development within both the Swim School and wider organisation for those who believe in our mission of helping Kiwis be the best they can be.

If you’re keen to be part of a team passionate about health and wellness, who passionately believe in the importance of swimming skills for life, we’d love to hear from you. To express your interest or apply, please email a cover letter and CV to [email protected].

Aquatic Shift Supervisor/ Senior Lifeguard - Full Time and Part Time Positions

We’re looking to recruit a Shift Supervisor to be responsible for the management and co-ordination of our Lifeguard team, health and safety and supervision of the pool space within our multi-use sport facility including the Olympic swimming pool, National Aquatic swimming pools, Learn to Swim Pool and common associated spaces.

The Shift Supervisor will lead the Lifeguard team on duty in direct supervision of all water space, water quality monitoring and first class customer service delivery.  You will lead by example on poolside during your shift with your professional, calm and helpful attitude and will trouble-shoot any issues which are referred to you.

The Shift Supervisor will be part of a team who will work together following processes and policies and demonstrating open communication and collaboration to ensure the safe, smooth and efficient operations of the pool space at AUT Millennium.  You will help to promote ongoing training and professional development of the Lifeguard team to keep our users safe.

Working closely with our Team Leader Lifeguard and Aquatic Manager, you will ensure our pools are actively patrolled at all times leading our Lifeguard team to be motivated, engaged and delivering a high standard of customer services to our clients.

Key to this role is your ability to connect with people, and a commitment to the purpose and vision of AUT Millennium – helping people be the best they can be. You’ll be a strong advocate for the value of our aquatic programmes and actively seek to enhance and improve on the delivery of our services.

Our successful applicant will have the following:

  • A dedication to providing the best customer experience
  • A great balance of friendly professionalism
  • Current Pool Lifeguard Award/s and Comprehensive First Aid Certificate
  • Commitment to the health and safety of all users and staff
  • Genuine interest in the development of your staff

In return for your skills and commitment, you’ll receive competitive remuneration including access to our world-class facilities. We promote work-life balance and encourage staff to get active and use our gym, pools and track to help you be the best you can be both in your role and away from work.

If you’re looking for a new challenge and want to become part of an organisation making a real difference in the community, join us at AUT Millennium! Please express your interest through Seek with a CV and cover letter attached.

As we operate a 7-day business, you may be required to work on a weekend. This is a full time position. Part time positions are also available.

A full Position Description is available here.

Please note, that all applicants must be eligible for permanent employment in NZ, with either a NZ Passport, or residency.

Applications close 5pm Wednesday 29 July 2022.

Lifeguard- Full and Part Time Positions

We’re seeking qualified Lifeguards to join our Lifeguard team to supervise the pool space within our multi-use sport facility including the Olympic swimming pool, National Aquatic swimming pools, Learn to Swim Pool and common associated spaces.

Safety is our biggest priority and these roles are key to ensuring a safe environment for our customers and are paramount to the successful running of our aquatic facilities.

It is a pre-requisite that you hold a current comprehensive first aid certificate and Pool Lifeguard Practicing Certificate, however training can be provided for the right candidate. Other Aquatic qualifications will be an advantage.

To join the experienced and fun team at AUT Millennium, the successful candidate will need to have experience communicating with the general public, a commitment to provide excellent customer service and be a team player.

Our successful applicant will have the following:

  • A dedication to providing the best customer experience
  • A great balance of friendly professionalism
  • Current Pool Lifeguard Award/s and Comprehensive First Aid Certificate
  • Commitment to the health and safety of all users

We have a variety of positions available across a seven day a week roster.

Full Time: We have a full time position available with a range of morning, afternoon and day shifts.

Part Time: There will be part time shifts available from Monday to Sunday over a range of shifts throughout the day including morning, afternoon, evenings and weekends.

If you’re looking for a new challenge and want to become part of an organisation making a real difference in the community, join us at AUT Millennium! Please express your interest by emailing Cameron Lovett, Team Leader Lifeguard [email protected] with a CV and cover letter attached.

Please note, that all applicants must be eligible for permanent employment in NZ, with either a NZ Passport, or residency.

For a full position description please click here.

Duty Manager

We’re looking to recruit a Duty Manager to be responsible for the facility operations after hours and during weekends.

The Duty Manager will need to provide exceptional frontline customer service to all AUT Millennium users in a friendly professional manner at all times.  You’ll build and maintain relationships with all AUT Millennium staff, members and stakeholders, along with providing support for our business units as required.

Our successful applicant will have the following:

  • A dedication to providing the best customer experience
  • A great balance of friendly professionalism
  • Flexibility to work after hours and weekends

This is a great role for students or anyone looking for work outside of the typical 9-5 schedule. If you’re looking for a new challenge and want to become part of an organisation making a real difference in the community, join us at AUT Millennium!

Please express your interest through Seek with a CV and cover letter attached. We’ll be going through applications as they come in so please get your application in early.

Please note, that all applicants must be eligible for permanent employment in NZ, with either a NZ Passport, or residency.

Applications close 5pm Wednesday 21st September 2022.

For a full position description, please click here.