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Job Summary:
Performs fitness assessments, develops individualized exercise prescriptions, and performs initial and ongoing exercise and fitness counseling. Encourages and motivates members to achieve their very best benefit from exercise programs. Performs other duties consistent with the daily operations of the Wellness Center.
Essential Job Functions: The following is a summary of the essential functions of this job. The incumbent may perform other duties, both major and minor, that are not mentioned below; and specific functions may change from time to time. Performs exercise and fitness services for members of the Wellness Center. Complies with applicable policies and procedures. Enforces the policies and procedures of the Wellness Center. Assists with the tasks of daily operation of the facility. Participates with ongoing performance improvement of programs and services of the Wellness Center. Continually strives to provide excellent customer service. Takes responsibility for their own professional development. Performs other duties as may be assigned.


Education and formal training:
Bachelor’s degree in the field of exercise science/physiology, sports medicine, physical education, recreation management or equivalent is required. ACSM, NASM, AFAA, or NSCA certification is preferred.

Work Experience:
At least one (1) year of experience working with apparently healthy individuals in corporate, multi-purpose, educational, commercial, or hospital based facility.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:
Knowledge of: Exercise and sports science, Health and fitness programming, Equipment typically employed in the fitness industry, Word processing, spreadsheets, and databases, Anatomy and Physiology
Skills: Effective communication skills, verbal and written, Keyboarding, Time management
Ability to: Motivate others to achieve personal fitness goals

Physical Requirements:
Physically fit as defined by standard tests of physical fitness. Visual acuity for reading. Hearing for normal conversation. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs.

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