Health and Fitness Specialist

Aquila’s full-time Health and Fitness Specialist assists members in safe and effective exercise and performs a wide range of technical exercise and administrative duties in health/fitness center.

This position is 40 work hours per week, Monday-Friday.

The pay rate is $46,500 annually base salary.

At Aquila, we want all of our people to be healthy, happy and grow with us.

You will enjoy all of the following benefits at Aquila: Medical, dental, and vision coverage Life and Disability coverage Paid vacation and sick time Paid holidays Tuition reimbursement Continuing education reimbursements Performance bonuses Commuter pre-tax benefits Fitness retailers discount programs 401k plan with company match Monday to Friday schedule, no weekend work Responsibilities include: Supervise exercise areas Educate members concerning safe exercise techniques Teach group exercise classes Conduct personal training sessions Perform exercise assessments and prescribe exercise upon American College of Sports Medicine guidelines Conduct safe and effective assessments including cardiovascular, strength, flexibility and body composition analysis; evaluate and interpret data and identify high risk participants and special populations Aid members
– spotting and equipment usage Explain all equipment Ensure the maintenance, cleanliness and safety of all equipment Adhere to departmental and club policies and procedures Adhere to client’s policies and procedures Attend staff meetings Assist in wellness and fitness promotions and external events Perform daily administrative duties Requirements This position requires full vaccination against COVID-19, or a valid religious or medical exemption for COVID-19 vaccination.

Aquila Fitness is an Equal Opportunity Employer and reasonable accommodation requests will be considered.

Qualifications: Associate’s Degree in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or Health Promotion or Related Field Active NCCA accredited National Fitness Certification
– (ACE, ACSM, NSCA, NASM, NCSF, NCCPT or AFAA or any other that is NCCA accredited) Minimum of 4 years experience in fitness assessments and training, personal coaching, and similar activities.

Certified in American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers; American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Course; American Red Cross CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) for the Professional Rescuer; or equivalent Able to work full time, 5 days a week Skills required: Excellent verbal communication skills Knowledge of fitness training principles Customer service oriented Organized Motivating, confident, and enthusiastic Positive attitude Punctual Dependable Knowledgeable Creative Maintain a desire for continual improvement All candidates must be able to complete a background check.

Aquila is an equal employment opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other characteristic protected by law.

EOE Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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