About the Job

Job Title

Fitness Center Manager at a Continuing Care Retirement Community

Job Category



National Institute for Fitness and Sport
Pikesville, Maryland

Job Description and Requirements

SUMMARY OF POSITION: NIFS is looking for a full-time Fitness Manager ("Manager") at a continuing care retirement community in Pikesville, Maryland. The Manager supervises and coordinates all activities of the fitness center including initiating and implementing programming, setting customer service standards, maintaining ACSM facility standards and guidelines, working with members, developing or maintaining a group fitness program and other duties as assigned.

-Bachelors degree in a health-related field required, Master's degree preferred
-Current CPR/AED and First Aid Certification
-Three to five years of increasingly challenging experience in the field preferred; specific experience working with older adults required
-Ability to teach basic balance, and chair group fitness classes ability to safely and accurately prescribe exercise for older adults using ACSM guidelines -ACSM Health/Fitness Specialist Certification preferred
-Other industry-related certifications (CPT, CSCS, etc) acknowledged
-Candidate will have reliable transportation
-Candidate may be required to successfully pass a drug screen, background check, and/or a TB skin test

-Maintains a positive, service-oriented relationship with client contact; establishes an ongoing positive and professional rapport with members
-Demonstrates consistent attention to detail and organizational skill, manages competing demands
-Coordinates and oversees all aspects of Fitness Center membership
-Assesses health status of members through a health history questionnaire as well as through a senior fitness assessment
-Oversees implementation of Quality Assurance program
-Supervises Group Fitness Instructors and group exercise program
-Teaches group exercise classes onsite
-Supervises the preventive maintenance and repair of exercise equipment; ensures facility cleanliness
-Speaks effectively before groups of customers and/or employees of client organization
-Writes clearly and informatively, varies writing style to meet audience needs
-Performs other duties as assigned

Well qualified candidates should email their resume to Paul Brown at pabrown@meadowridge.com


Paul Brown


[posted Jul 17, 2017]

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