HealthFitness has an excellent opportunity for a part-time (19 hrs/week) Health Fitness Specialist with exemplary customer service skills at our client site located in Titusville, New Jersey. This location offers comprehensive health and fitness services, a fitness center, group exercise classes, personal training and health education programs. As the Health Fitness Specialist, you will provide exercise floor supervision, interact with members and program participants, and assist in the delivery of health and fitness programs and services, promotions and activities. You will be responsible for providing outstanding service to members & program participants to maximize participation, outcomes and customer satisfaction.
JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES (Duties & Responsibilities)
Interacts with participants and monitors equipment and participant safety.
Assume a lead role for the onsite personal training program.
Assists with the development and/or delivery of a variety of health and wellness 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.
Performs facility maintenance responsibilities; ensures facility, equipment and locker rooms are clean and stocked at all times. Ensures personal and facility appearance meet standards.
Conduct Fitness Center Orientations and Exercise Prescriptions.
Support "My Live for Life" Administrative Web site, which includes but not limited to, queries and data input.
Assist in monthly reporting.
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:
Bachelor’s Degree in a health/fitness related field (i.e. health promotion, health education, public health, exercise science, kinesiology) required.
Current CPR/AED certifications required.
Personal Training (ACSM, NSCA, NASM, ACE, or AAFA) and/or Industry recognized Group Exercise certifications are a plus.
Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Ability to conduct and design individualized exercise programs.
A solid knowledge base of nutrition, exercise, weight management, tobacco cessation, and disease management.
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
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