Position Overview: To assist the
Assistant Director and Graduate Assistant- Fitness in the administration of
various related recreational activities.
but not limited to:
Major Duties: Assist in the
development of programming for fitness and wellness events/activities; assist
in the selection, training, scheduling and supervision of staff members; update
program/activity communication to URec staff; conducts fitness tests; design
and lead work-out programs, facilitate various exercise workshops. Assist with
fitness/wellness promotions and health fairs as well as department events and
special events; create educational/informational bulletin boards through out the
facility; educate members and/or guests on equipment/machine that will work on
certain areas of the body; other duties as assigned.
student (undergraduate or graduate) who is interested in the field of Fitness
and wants to gain the experience through learning inside/outside the classroom.
Pervious experience working in fitness area or studying exercise science or
other closely related fields (preferred). Must have work experience in at least
one of the following areas: teaching group fitness classes, personal training
or health/wellness education.
Requirements: Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
Conditions: Office setting. Must lift boxes and other items
correctly to avoid risk of back injury. Potential carpal-tunnel syndrome.
Required to attend late night and weekend programs and activities. Potential of
participants with heat related illness and cardiac problems. *Internal Candidates Only–Program Coordinators
must remain and “active” staff member from the employee group in which they
were hired from.
Adult, Child and Infant CPR and
Standard First Aid (American Red Cross preferred) and Right to Know training.
National Certification in Group Fitness and/or personal training certification
Interested and qualified individuals should complete
an on-line employment application and submit a résumé: Please direct any
questions to the Assistant Director of Student Personnel (989) 774-3686, email@example.com.