Fitness and Aquatics Job Opportunities

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Fitness and Aquatics Current Job Openings


Fitness Trainer

 

National Certification      $13.00

In House Certification     $10.00

Non Certified                   $ 7.75

 

  • Shirley Leavell Branch 10712 Sam Snead
    • 2hrs. Weekday Evenings (Youth Fitness)

Leads and coordinates individual or group adult aerobics and physical fitness sessions for a specified health and fitness program. Develop new aerobics and fitness programs for various age groups, especially elderly population.

EDUCATION

High School graduate or equivalent preferred.

EXPERIENCE

One (1) to three (3) years’ experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified; or must have taken fitness classes consistently within past year; or must be recommended by Fitness & Aquatics manager for in house training.

 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Able to supervise and instruct participants in proper movements to maximize workouts.
  • CPR and First Aid Certification required.
  • Access to vehicle with required liability insurance and valid driver’s license if working at multiple locations.

*Supporting documents are required to be submitted with all employment applications. A resume is required to be uploaded with the application. Copies of GED Certificate, High School Diploma, and/or College Transcripts must be submitted by uploading with the application. Only documents stating ‘Transcript’ or ‘Unofficial Transcript’ will be accepted. Current Employees are also required to submit their transcripts with each submitted Internal Application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

 


Lifeguard                                                  $8.25/hr

 

  • Joyce Jaynes 1600 Brown
    • 20hrs. Mon – Sat.
  • Mary Ann Dodson Camp 4400 Boys Scout Ln $9/hr
    • 20hrs. Mon – Fri. (2 positions)

Ensures safety of patrons of aquatic facility; prevents and responds to emergencies. Performs routine pool maintenance activities.

EDUCATION

16+ years old. High School graduate or equivalent preferred. Nationally recognized lifeguard certification.

 

EXPERIENCE

One (1) year lifeguard experience preferable, or any equivalent experience and/or training providing required knowledge, skills, abilities.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Knowledge of water safety, pool chlorination and filtration systems.
  • Excellent swimming skills.
  • First Aid/CPR certified.
  • Able to interact positively and communicate well. Able to analyze situations and make decisions.
  • Good physical condition needed to lift/carry persons in water.
  • Access to vehicle with required liability insurance and valid driver’s license when if performing duties at multiple locations.

*Supporting documents are required to be submitted with all employment applications. A resume is required to be uploaded with the application. Copies of GED Certificate, High School Diploma, and/or College Transcripts must be submitted by uploading with the application. Only documents stating ‘Transcript’ or ‘Unofficial Transcript’ will be accepted. Current Employees are also required to submit their transcripts with each submitted Internal Application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.


Specialty Fitness Trainer              $15/hr

  • Shirley Leavell  Branch 10712 Sam Snead
    • 2hrs Tues & Thurs 9am(Aqua Zumba)

Under general supervision, leads and coordinates individual or group youth and adult aerobics and physical fitness sessions for a nationally licensed specialty health and fitness program.

EDUCATION

High school graduate or equivalent preferred.

EXPERIENCE

Recognized competency in national licensed curriculum is required.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

    • CPR and First Aid Certification required.
    • Knowledge and experience in leading group training required. Position requires superb physical condition.
    • Must be able to effectively communicate with people of all ages. Must be willing to work weekends, late afternoons, and evenings and/or before and after normal hours.
    • Ability to create a fun atmosphere in class required.
    • Must be able to perform job in safest possible manner due to high injury risk.
    • May be required to have access to personal vehicle with valid driver’s license and proof of sufficient liability insurance if assignments required multi-site classes.*Supporting documents are required to be submitted with all employment applications. A resume is required to be uploaded with the application. Copies of GED Certificate, High School Diploma, and/or College Transcripts must be submitted by uploading with the application. Only documents stating ‘Transcript’ or ‘Unofficial Transcript’ will be accepted. Current Employees are also required to submit their transcripts with each submitted Internal Application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Leisure Leader Instructor  for Music, Dance, Gymnastics   

National Certification                $13.00

In House Certification             $10.00

Non Certified                                     $7.25

 

  • Katharine W. Harvey Branch 313 Bartlett
    • Tues, Thurs. , Sat. (Music) 2 positions

Under general supervision, teaches and coordinates a leisure learning program, maintaining safety and technical standards that lead to a quality program providing positive experiences for student in developing new skills, improving self-image and having fun.

EDUCATION
High school graduate or equivalent preferred.

EXPERIENCE
Music Instructor: Minimum four (4) years training in music required. Two (2) years previous experience in music instruction, teaching or tutoring preferred. Background in either Music Learning Theory or Comprehensive Musicianship preferred. Must know music terminology and theory.

Dance Instructor: Three (3) years specialized training in multi-disciplined education preferred. Two (2) years previous experience providing dance instruction, teaching, or tutoring required. Some dance choreography experience helpful. Some knowledge of production of a dance recital, including costumes, music, lighting and overall organization of a show needed. Production of at least one dance recital highly desirable.

Gymnastics Instructor: One (1) to two (2) years gymnastics instruction experience required. A solid background in gymnastics; either at a recreational or competitive level required. Previous gymnastics coaching/instructional experience required. Must possess, or be working toward, a NCCP Level 1 coaching certificate (including NCCP Level 1 Technical for gymnastics).

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

    • Considerable ability to create a fun atmosphere in class required. Must be able to effectively communicate with people of all ages. Ability to work well with adults and children in a learning environment required.
    • Must be energetic, organized, have experience teaching young children and willing to exercise considerable judgment and initiative in dance skills development.
    • Must be willing to work weekends, late afternoons, and evenings and/or before and after normal hours.
    • Must be capable of planning and holding periodic recitals. Certification in CPR/First Aid required. Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred.

May be required to have access to personal vehicle with valid driver’s license and proof of sufficient liability insurance if assignments required multi-site classes.

Must be able to read, write and communicate in English.

*Supporting documents are required to be submitted with all employment applications. A resume is required to be uploaded with the application. Copies of GED Certificate, High School Diploma, and/or College Transcripts must be submitted by uploading with the application. Only documents stating ‘Transcript’ or ‘Unofficial Transcript’ will be accepted. Current Employees are also required to submit their transcripts with each submitted Internal Application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.


Aquatics Trainer   

 

National Certification    $13.00

In House Certification            $10.00

Non Certified                                                  $ 7.75                                                                                                 

  • Dorothy W. Hunt  Branch 115 N. Davis
    • By Appointment – Mon- Sat.
  • Joyce Jaynes  Branch 1600 N. Brown
    • By Appointment – Mon- Sat.

Instructs individuals and groups to be skillful in swimming and water safety. Ensures safety of patrons in aquatic facility; prevents and responds to emergencies.

EDUCATION

High School graduate or equivalent preferred.

EXPERIENCE

16+ years old. Nationally recognized lifeguard certification. One (1) year experience as swim instructor and must be experienced in working with children. One (1) year lifeguard experience required, or any equivalent experience and/or training providing required knowledge, skills, abilities.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Knowledge of water safety, pool chlorination and filtration systems. Excellent swimming skills.
  • First Aid/CPR certified.
  • Able to interact positively and communicate well.
  • Able to analyze situations and make decisions. Good physical condition needed to lift/carry persons in water.
  • Stamina needed to work in sun in extreme heat for long hours. Access to vehicle with required liability insurance and valid.

*Supporting documents are required to be submitted with all employment applications. A resume is required to be uploaded with the application. Copies of GED Certificate, High School Diploma, and/or College Transcripts must be submitted by uploading with the application. Only documents stating ‘Transcript’ or ‘Unofficial Transcript’ will be accepted. Current Employees are also required to submit their transcripts with each submitted Internal Application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.