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Fitness Specialist


City of Suffolk Parks and Recreation Department
138 South 6th Street
SUFFOLK, VA 23434
United States

Category
Job Start Date
10/1/2020
Application Closing Date
9/23/2020
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Pay
From $39,368 To $39,368
Per Year    
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Under general direction, performs supervisory work involving planning and coordinating of fitness programs at the Recreation Centers. Work involves planning and implementing fitness programs, scheduling and coordinating activities, supervising participants in the fitness center, ensure safe work out practices are utilized by participants, provide orientations to fitness equipment, training staff on safe working out practices and giving fitness equipment orientations, recording and depositing revenues, administering budget, preparing statistical reports, and supervising division personnel. Reports to the Recreation Supervisor.
 Examples of Duties:

-Conducts fitness equipment orientations and supervision of participants to ensure safe work out practices are adhered to.

-Trains staff on safe work out practices and the delivery of fitness equipment orientation to participants.
-Prepares and distributes statistical reports on facility usage.
-Administers the budget for fitness related programs.
-Plans and implements fitness programs in the Recreation Centers, and various department facilities. 
-Inspects equipment and makes recommendations on new equipment acquisitions.
-Cleans equipment and performs routine maintenance.
-Performs other related duties as assigned. 
Job Requirements
Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science, Sports Medicine or a related field supplemented by Fitness Trainer certifications from ACSM, AEA, NSCA, or IFPA and 2 years of relevant experience in the fitness industry; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess and maintain CPR & First Aid Certifications within six months of employment. Requires a valid driver's license.
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Employer
City of Suffolk Parks and Recreation Department
Michael Frickanisce
134 South 6th Street
SUFFOLK VA 23434
United States

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