Health Fitness Professional
Bridgewater, New Jersey 00880
Job Description and Requirements
Health Fitness Professional
HealthFitness has an exciting new opportunity for a full-time (40 hours per week) Health Fitness Professional at our corporate client location in Bridgewater, New Jersey! In this position, you will be responsible for coordinating, implementing, and delivering health and fitness programs and services, promotions and outreach activities. As the Health Fitness Professional, you will also be responsible for providing outstanding service to members and program participants to maximize participation, outcomes and customer satisfaction.
Supervises facility; 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.
Coordinates and leads a variety of HealthFitness and program-specific health improvement programs and promotions.
Conducts fitness testing and assessments and advises participants of results; designs individualized programs to meet the participantâs interests, abilities and goals.
Participates in membership drives to acquire new participants; enrolls new participants and conducts facility, program and equipment orientations.
Promotes program offerings and conducts outreach activities to increase participation and re-engage inactive participants.
Coordinates internship program; oversees the recruitment, training, supervision and evaluation of student interns.
Researches health and fitness educational topics and identifies appropriate participant educational materials; conducts health education seminars/presentations.
Creates and maintains bulletin boards, newsletters and other marketing and communication materials.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelorâs Degree in Exercise Science, Health Promotion, Kinesiology or related discipline required.
1-2 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience is strongly preferred.
Current First Aid and CPR/AED or BLS certification through the AHA or Red Cross is required.
Industry recognized Group Exercise certification is strongly preferred, but will be required within the first six months in this role.
Experience instructing a variety of group exercise formats is preferred.
Personal Training certification (ACE, AFAA, ACSM, NSCA, NASM) is strongly preferred.
Proficiency in fitness assessment and exercise prescription.
Strong interpersonal communication and customer service skills including the ability to motivate others.
Competency in the delivery of HealthFitness and site-specific programs and services.
Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office programs including at minimum Word, Excel and Outlook.
Ability to effectively organize and prioritize work demands including project coordination.
Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team with enthusiasm, initiative and creativity.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
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[posted Jul 19, 2017]
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