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Fitness Programmer
Municipality: City of Abbotsford This posting closed on

June 27, 2017
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 17-080 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Parks, Recreation & Culture
Job Description: At the City of Abbotsford our people are our greatest asset. We offer a wide range of diverse, stimulating and rewarding career opportunities that support and recognize high levels of performance. In Abbotsford, we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We invite you to become part of a place that has strong corporate and organizational values, rewarding career paths, challenging opportunities and an engaging and dynamic team to work with.

Be part of the story. Join our team today.

The City of Abbotsford is offering an exciting opportunity in our Parks, Recreation & Culture Department for a dynamic, self-motivated professional with proven skills, energy and leadership of a Fitness Programmer. In this challenging role you are responsible for developing, promoting, leading, supervising and evaluating a wide variety of fitness instruction and wellness programs and events. The scope of this part time position includes selecting, leading, training, mentoring and evaluating a large team of fitness and wellness staff.

Excellent communication, organizational, administrative and problem solving skills, combined with a strong commitment to customer service excellence as well as relevant leadership, fitness supervisory experience and a strong background knowledge of fitness equipment are essential.

Your education includes a diploma in a recreation related discipline and the BCRPA Supervisor of Fitness Leaders (SFL) award, plus a minimum 2 years’ experience in a fitness environment including supervision, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

In addition the following certifications are required:
• BCRPA Certified Personal Trainer
• BCRPA Certified Fitness Leader, minimum of 2 areas i.e. Group Fitness, Aquatics
• BCRPA Certified Weight Training Leader
• BCRPA Supervisor of Fitness Leaders
• Current Standard First Aid Certification
• Current CPR Level C Certification
• Valid BC Driver’s License

Please note this part-time schedule includes evening and weekend shifts. This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is from $25.95 to $30.53 per hour (2015 rate).

At the City of Abbotsford we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.
Opening Date: June 6, 2017 08:30 AM
Closing Date: June 27, 2017 04:30 PM