HealthFitness has a great opportunity for an on-call (# of hrs based on demand) Health Fitness Assistant at our client site located in San Diego, CA. In this position, you will be responsible for providing outstanding service to members & program participants to maximize participation, outcomes and customer satisfaction. The Health Fitness Assistant also provides exercise floor supervision, interacts with members and program participants, and assists in the delivery of health and fitness programs and services, promotions and outreach activities.
JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES (Duties & Responsibilities)
Interacts with participants and monitors equipment and participant safety.
Provides individual and group exercise instruction; educates participants on proper techniques to maximize exercise safety and effectiveness.
Assists with the development and/or delivery of a variety of HealthFitness and program-specific health improvement programs & promotions.
Participates in membership drives to acquire new members; enrolls new participants and conducts facility, program and equipment orientations.
Promotes program offerings and conducts outreach activities to increase participation and re-engage inactive members.
Assists in creating and maintaining bulletin boards, newsletters and other marketing & communication materials.
Maintains participant files and database.
Performs facility maintenance responsibilities; ensures facility, equipment and locker rooms are clean and stocked at all times. Ensures personal and facility appearance meet standards.
Assists in research of health & fitness educational topics and identifies appropriate member educational materials.
Verifies equipment is operating properly and immediately reports any potentially unsafe conditions.
Projects and other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS
Education, Experience and Certifications:
HealthFitness recognized industry certifications in Group Exercise and/or Personal Training (ACE, AFAA, NSCA, NASM, ACSM) and 2+ years related industry experience required.
Associate Degree in Exercise Science, Health Promotion, Kinesiology or related discipline preferred.
Current First Aid and CPR/AED certifications required.
Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Proficiency in fitness assessment and exercise prescription a plus.
Strong interpersonal communication and customer service skills including the ability to motivate others.
Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office programs including at minimum Word, Excel and Outlook.
Ability to effectively organize and prioritize work demands.
Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team with enthusiasm, initiative and creativity.
HealthFitness is an EEO/AA employer. M/F/D/V
HealthFitness - 12 months ago