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Job Category:

Health Fitness


Position Title:

Health Fitness Specialist-NY,NY


Position Description:

Tracking Code 20130073

HealthFitness has a great opportunity for a full-time (30 hours/week) Health Fitness Specialist at our client site located in New York, NY.  This full-service facility provides its members with a complete range of health and fitness programs and services including individual fitness assessments and exercise prescriptions, incentive programs, personal training, group exercise classes, health improvement programs and much more.  The Health Fitness Specialist position provides exercise floor supervision, interacts with members and program participants, and delivers health and fitness programs and services, promotions and outreach activities. This role is responsible for providing outstanding service to members & program participants to maximize participation, outcomes and customer satisfaction. 

SUMMARY The Health Fitness Specialist position provides exercise floor supervision, interacts with members and program participants, and delivers health and fitness programs and services, promotions and outreach activities. This role is responsible for providing outstanding service to members & program participants to maximize participation, outcomes and customer satisfaction. Duties include the administration of payroll deduction, maintains & updates member files, assist with the intake of new members and serve as the front line representative of the Health & Fitness Center to the employees. Ability to multi-task required.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities: Supervises facility; engages participants and monitors equipment and participant 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 member's interests, abilities and goals. Assists with the development and/or delivery of a variety of HealthFitness and program-specific health improvement programs & 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 and re-engage inactive members. Creates and maintains bulletin boards, newsletters and other marketing & 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. Greets visitors to the Fitness Center and provides information to assist with needs. Monitors check-in status. Maintains participant files and database. Administers payroll deduction. Administratively supports Fitness Center programming. Supervises completion and accuracy of paperwork. Assists in File Audits. Participates in safety drills, supports in-plant EHS regulations. Projects and other duties as assigned.

Education, Experience and Certifications: Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science, Health Promotion, Kinesiology or related discipline required; completion of internship program preferred. Current First Aid, CPR & AED certifications required. Recognized industry certifications in Group Exercise and Personal Training strongly preferred.

Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Proficiency in fitness assessment and exercise prescription. Strong interpersonal communication and customer service skills including the ability to motivate others. 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. Competency in the delivery of HealthFitness and site-specific programs and services.

Apply online: http://healthfitness.com/careers/


Type of position:

Full-Time


Degree Requirement:

BS


Majors:

Exercise Science and Sport Studies


Salary Range:


Application Deadline:

05/13/2013


Employer Details:

Employer Name:

Elizabeth Ecere

Company:

Health Fitness Corporation

Industry:

Health Fitness

Site/Department:

Address:

500 Salem Street

City:

Smithfield

State:

RI

Zip:

02917

Phone Number:

401-292-5385

Website:


Springfield College 263 Alden Street, Springfield, MA 01109-3797 413.748.3000
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