Job: Health Fitness Specialist
Health Fitness Specialist
Pleasanton, California 94588
Job Description and Requirements
HealthFitness has an exciting new opportunity for a full-time (40 hours per week) Health Fitness Specialist at our corporate client site located in Pleasanton, California! In this position, you will provide exercise floor supervision, interact with members and program participants, and deliver health and fitness programs and services, promotions and outreach activities. You will be responsible for providing outstanding service to members and program participants to maximize participation, outcomes and customer satisfaction. The hours for this Health Fitness Specialist will include mostly evening shifts.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Supervise the floor to build member relationships and monitor safety.
Provides individual and group exercise instruction; educates participants on proper techniques to maximize exercise safety and effectiveness.
Conducts fitness testing and assessments and advises participants of results; designs individualized programs to meet the memberâs interests, abilities and goals.
Assists with the development and delivery of a variety of HealthFitness and program-specific health improvement programs and 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, re-engage inactive members and acquire new members.
Creates and maintains bulletin boards, newsletters and other marketing and 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.
Researches health and fitness educational topics and identifies appropriate member educational materials.
Verifies equipment is operating properly and immediately reports any potentially unsafe conditions.
Other duties as needed/assigned.
Education, Experience & Certifications:
Bachelor's degree in a related field (Kinesiology, Exercise Science, etc); a minimum of one year of experience or a combination of education and experience is required.
CPR/AED and first aid certifications from American Heart Association or American Red Cross.
Personal Training certification from ACE, ACSM, AFAA, NSCA or NASM.
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.
Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team with enthusiasm, initiative and creativity.
Experience instructing group exercise classes (step, hi/lo, spin, kickboxing, zumba, yoga, etc.).
Industry recognized Group Exercise certification.
[posted Aug 23, 2018]
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