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Exercise & Wellness Specialists

  • Category: St. Albert
  • Location: Servus Credit Union Place
  • Posted: December 13, 2019
  • Application deadline: Open until a suitable candidate is found.

Description

OPPORTUNITY
Servus Credit Union Place (www.servusplace.ca) is a part of the community of St. Albert; a place where residents gather to pursue healthy living. The facility hosts 2,700 members and guests daily in over 320,000 square feet of leisure and fitness space including ice surfaces, two soccer field houses, a Fitness and Wellness Centre, track gymnasium and meeting rooms.

We are currently accepting applications for Exercise & Wellness Specialists to join the Servus Place Fitness & Wellness team. Specialists are responsible for providing exceptional front-line customer service and program/fitness service delivery to guests of the Tailor Made Insurance Fitness and Wellness Centre. This is a casual position with the opportunity to work up to full-time hours, as you also have an opportunity to utilize your skills and training for personal training, group fitness instruction and more.

Exercise & Wellness Specialists supervise the fitness area, deliver fitness centre orientations, provide member goal setting sessions, deliver fitness services, assist with equipment maintenance and some cleaning duties.

To complement this position, Exercise & Wellness Specialists will also provide other services such as: group fitness instruction, personal training, team dryland training and fitness assessments (a separate wage scale will be applied for those positions).

Our Fitness & Wellness department prides itself in our diverse, driven and energetic team that really looks out for one another. The individuals we seek are motivated self starters who enjoy being part of a collaborative group. We want to work with people who are committed to ongoing professional development and are enthusiastic about demonstrating their knowledge of best practices in the Fitness & Wellness field. Individuals who are successful on our team are people-centric and have a passion for helping and taking on new opportunities. As a member of the Servus Place team you will have staff access to use the facility.

QUALIFICATIONS
• A degree or diploma in Physical Education, Kinesiology or a related field.
• We seek individuals with a minimum of 2 years of related experience, preferably in a recreation/fitness environment.
CSEP-CPT, NSCA-CSCS or equivalent certifications are required.
AFLCA or equivalent group exercise certification would be an asset.
• Current First Aid/CPR certification is required, prior to hire, for this position.
• The ideal candidate will be proficient with MS Office (Word, Excel and Outlook) and have experience with a membership management database.

COMPENSATION
The hourly wage range as a Specialist is $19.50 – $23.74.

A separate wage range will apply for additional positions such as:
Group Fitness Instruction $30.00 – $55.00 per hour
Personal Training $20.00 – $42.50 per hour
Dryland Training $35.00 – $60.00.

HOURS OF WORK
The facility is open:
Monday – Friday 5:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Saturday 6:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Sunday 6:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Please tell us about your availability in your cover letter. We’d like to hear how many hours you’re seeking per week and when you’re available.

The successful applicant will be required to obtain a clear vulnerable sector police information check.

CLOSING DATE
This competition will remain open until filled.

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position. However, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

To apply

Qualified applicants are invited submit their cover letter and resume via the City of St. Albert Employment website www.stalbert.ca/employment