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Fitness Attendant/Personal Trainer

   
Job Id: 
17-065
Start Date: 
Friday, October 20, 2017
Department: 
Parks & Recreation Department
Salary: 
$14.00 - $30.00/hour
Status: 
Open
Job Description: 

EMPLOYMENT STATUS:      Temporary, Part-Time

SALARY RANGE:                $14.00 - $30.00/hour, DOE

OPENS:                   October 20, 2017

CLOSES:                 When Filled

 

*NOTE: This is a temporary, part-time position with no benefits. Hours may vary, up to 17.5 hours/week. Must be able to work evenings, Saturdays and Sundays.  

 

BASIC FUNCTION: 

Under the direction of the Federal Way Community Center Fitness/Athletic Coordinator; Our fitness attendants are an integral part of our membership services by providing a welcoming, clean, safe and fun place to exercise on the second floor of the Federal Way Community Center. They are responsible for orientating new members to the facility and introducing them other members, sharing their knowledge about the facilities fitness offerings, leading facility tours, and keeping the second floor clean and serviceable. Fitness attendants are tasked with monitoring customer behavior and identifying individuals who may cause damage, theft or who fail to comply with posted rules and policies. Additionally, fitness attendants contribute to the team environment by providing facility tours and presenting pricing information to new members, teaching small group fitness programs and may also engage in personal training outside of their normal fitness attendant shifts. National personal training certification required to teach small group fitness programs and to provide personal training.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 

  • Maintain cleanliness of entire second floor, fitness area and equipment.
  • Welcome and assist members, introduce them to staff and other members.
  • Monitor appropriate usage and enforce rules.
  • Provide facility tours for visitors.
  • Orientate new pass holder to the fitness equipment and educate them on all of the offerings for group fitness, personal training and other programs.
  • Ensure the safety of pass holders by keeping facility organized and offering a spot or direction on proper technique and form.
  • Maintain an environment of teamwork with good communication and by having fun.
  • Promote personal goal attainment for participants by asking about their goals and holding them accountable each time they visit.
  • Teach small group fitness programs may provide one on one personal training service outside of their scheduled shifts.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Ability to take initiative, make sound decisions, and trouble shoot problematic situations in an independent manner.
  • Valid Washington State driver’s license.
  • National Personal Training Certification.
  • Current First Aid, CPR and AED cards required
  • Ability to successfully pass a background check

 

TO APPLY:  Please complete a required City of Federal Way application form and attach resume and cover letter. Successful candidates for this position are   Applications available at City Hall, 33325 8th Avenue South, Federal Way, online at www.cityoffederalway.com, or by calling 253-835-2530. Successful candidates for this position will be subject to a background check pursuant to RCW 43.43.832.

 

The City of Federal way is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workplace. Applicants may request a copy of the City’s EEOP Utilization Report by contacting Human Resources at 253-835-2531. Any person requiring ADA accommodation should advise the City of the need. For telecommunications relay service for voice and text telephones call 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6388/TTY or 1-800-833-6384/voice.