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Active Living & Fitness Positions

Job Details
Open Date Oct 07 2019 - 08:00:00 AM Close Date Ongoing
Position Title Active Living & Fitness Positions Posting Type Non-Union
Posting Status Active Position Length Casual/Irregular
Department Group Recreation Hours per Week Various
Department Community Services Openings Ongoing
Education Other    
Location Various Locations

Description

Do you love working with people, have excellent customer service skills, an outgoing personality and a passion for fitness? We want to meet you! 

 
The Opportunity:


Our Recreation Team has various Active Living Positions available within our facilities:

  • Fitness Instructor
  • Floor Staff
  • Personal Trainer

 Our Fitness Instructors:

  • Prepare and deliver progressive fitness programs based on program objectives and required industry standards
  • Provide program instruction/leadership at the appropriate skill level of participants. Start and end program on time
  • Open and close facility (not all locations)
  • Work in accordance to Cash Handling procedures and protocol as it relates to the position

    Candidates for these positions will have the following training and skills:

  • Post-secondary degree/diploma in Kinesiology/Recreation would be an asset
  • Certified Fitness Instructor (Can Fit Pro or equivalent), or other specialty certification
  • Familiarity with strength and cardio conditioning equipment

 

Our Floor Staff:

  • Maintain Fieldhouse cleanliness
  • Test and operate all equipment when possible, record and report any malfunctioning equipment immediately
  • Monitor traffic flow in the Fieldhouse and all Fitness Rooms
  • Guide patrons through proper exercise mechanics as required for their safety and educate patrons regarding weight room etiquette. Conduct group orientations on equipment as required
  • Maintain high visibility and be available for facility patrons

    Candidates for these positions will have the following training and skills:

  • Certified Fitness Instructor (Can Fit Pro or equivalent), or other specialty certification would be an asset
  • Familiarity with strength and cardio conditioning equipment

 

Our Personal Trainers:

  • Prepare and deliver fitness programs following required standards
  • Develop exercise programs to meet participants needs and goals
  • Provide program instruction/leadership at the appropriate skill level of participants. Start and end program on time
  • Book appointments and follow-up with clients
  • Perform consultations and fitness appraisals
  • Supervise program participants to ensure their safety

    Candidates for these positions will have the following training and skills:

  • Post-secondary degree/diploma in Kinesiology/Recreation would be an asset
  • Certified Fitness Instructor (Can Fit Pro or equivalent), or other specialty certification
  • Familiarity with strength and cardio conditioning equipment

 

Additional duties for all positions listed above:

  • Perform administrative tasks (i.e. attendance, preparation, Injury and Incident Reports etc.)
  • Attend team meetings and training sessions
  • Assist in providing a clean, healthy, safe environment for the program and ensure equipment is stored as required
  • Immediately report incidents to the Recreation Coordinator or designate

 

Additional training and skills required for all positions listed above:

  • Current Standard First Aid with CPR- C
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Organizational skills with attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

 

Satisfactory passing of a vulnerable sector check, and proof of qualifications will be required of any successful candidate(s) for these positions.

The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace.  If your application requires accommodation please contact Human Resources at (905) 584-2272 Ext. 4738.

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