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Fitness Attendant (Part-Time)-Up to 2 Positions
Municipality: Fraser Valley Regional District This posting closed on

July 27, 2018
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 2018-36 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Recreation, Culture and Airpark Services
Job Description: The Fraser Valley Regional District manages a wide range of recreational programming, services and facilities in Hope, BC. These include the Almer Carlson Outdoor Pool, the Recreation Centre which features the Dan Sharrers Aquatic Centre, fitness and cardio rooms, and an arena. The Recreation Centre in Hope has over 57,000 visits to public swimming and skating annually.

Our Recreation Centre has been serving the community of Hope and residents of Electoral Area A and B since 1997. Although our programs and services have changed through the years, our commitment to our communities and users remains a top priority.
Duties: We have an exciting opportunity for positive and energetic candidates to fill the Part-Time position of Fitness Attendant at the Dan Sharrers Aquatic Centre in Hope, BC. The Fitness Attendant will supervise, motivate and educate patrons to safely and effectively use fitness room equipment, perform fitness room orientations and assist customers with fitness goals, maintain accurate client records, statistical and tracking information, provide advice, guidance and referral services to facility users and the general public relative to health, fitness and other wellness options.
Educational Requirements: • Grade 12 or equivalent plus one year experience working in a fitness centre or recreation environment;
• BCRPA Fitness Theory certificate;
• Must possess current Standard First Aid and CPR “C” Certification;
• Excellent communication and customer service skills;
• Must be in possession of a valid driver’s licence.

The preferred candidate will also possess the following:

• BCRPA Instructor Certifications in Aquatic Fitness, Group Fitness or equivalent Certifications;
• Current BCRP Certification in personal & weight training or equivalent Certifications (CSEP, ACE, ACSM);
• Specialized Certifications in Group Fitness Classes (including Spin, TRX, Yoga, or Pilates).
Salary: The starting wage rate for this part-time Union position is $17.07 per hour plus 10.6% in lieu of benefits. Upon successful completion of the required probationary period the wage will increase to $18.97 per hour plus either 10.6% in lieu of benefits, or if eligible, participation in the benefit program. Shift differential and overtime are paid where applicable as per the Collective Agreement. When leading fitness classes the hourly wage will increase to the Fitness Specialist rate.
Additional Information: The successful candidate must be available for shifts from 4 to 8 hours in duration, anytime between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m., and/or split shifts and temporary shifts, inclusive of evenings, weekends and some holidays.

If you are interested in applying for the position, please submit your resume, along with a cover letter. Please quote Competition #2018-36 and send in confidence, by 4:30 p.m. on July 27, 2018 to: or mail to:

Human Resources Department
Fraser Valley Regional District
45950 Cheam Avenue
Chilliwack, BC V2P 1N6

or fax confidentially to: 604-702-5461

While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.
Web Address:
Address: 45950 Cheam Avenue
Chilliwack, BC
V2P 1N6
Opening Date: July 10, 2018 08:30 AM
Closing Date: July 27, 2018 04:30 PM