Fitness Instructor

Positions available in the Division of Parks, Recreation and Tourism.? Responsible for providing group fitness instruction for classes such as Zumba, Zumba Toning, Group Fitness Exercise, Body Renewal, Yoga, etc.? Monitors participants and the facility, educates participants on fitness and safety, and maintains a safe and enjoyable atmosphere for class participants.? Teaches scheduled classes, provides adequate warm-up, exercises, stretching and cool down.? Instructs patrons on effective workout methods; explains proper techniques and demonstrates exercises; identifies different muscle groups and teaches appropriate methods to strengthen specific muscles.? Prepares appropriate equipment and music for each class.? Assists patrons by answering questions and maintaining a positive experience for class participants.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school graduate or equivalent; must be a Certified Instructor with experience assisting the public in the operation of fitness equipment relevant to the class being taught.

Requires knowledge of group fitness, teaching and motivational strategies, and the ability to incorporate music, tempo, cueing technique, choreography and rhythm into the class instruction.

Current CPR and First Aid certifications required.

Must exercise considerable tact and courtesy when interacting with program participants and support staff.

Requires an acceptable criminal background check.

Physical Demands:

Must be physically able to operate a variety of recreation equipment. Must be able to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.? Physical demand requirements are in those for medium work.? Must be able to stand/move continuously for extended periods of time.

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