Fitness and Aquatics Job Opportunities - YWCA El Paso Del Norte Region

Fitness and Aquatics Job Opportunities

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Fitness Trainer  

National Certification      $13.00

In House Certification     $10.00

Non Certified                      $ 7.75

 

Dorothy W. Hunt  Branch                                                                                Mon – Fri. (hours vary) (1 position)

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.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: to perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  In addition to the requirements listed below, regular attendance in the workplace is an essential function of this position.

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.

 

Lifeguard    

 Pay Rate: Hourly $10

 

Katherine W. Harvey Branch
Mon – Sat. (hours vary) (2 positions)

 Dorothy Woodley Hunt Branch                                                                       Mon – Sat. (hours vary) (1 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.

 

Aquatics Trainer ( Swim Instructor)
Pay Rate: Hourly 

National Certification      $13.00

In House Certification     $10.00

Non Certified                   $ 7.75

Shirley Leavell Branch
Mon-Fri / By Appointment   15hrs a week   (1 position) 

Joyce Jaynes  Branch
Mon-Fri / By Appointment   15hrs a week   (1 position)

 Katharine White Harvey Branch                                                                     Mon-Fri / By Appointment  12-15hrs a week(2 positions)

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.