The Wellness Coach follows the YMCA health and fitness guidelines and regularly demonstrates fitness/exercise knowledge and skills. The incumbent will provide orientations to members using the strength training, free weight and cardio equipment in the facility. 

 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 

  • Instructs members on the equipment in that facility, helping them achieve their fitness goals, giving them good principles and correct safe proper form on equipment. 
  • • Shows enthusiasm and professionalism in working with members. Works on member retention by providing members with exercise options and helping them redefine their program to keep them interested. 
  • • Greets members as they walk into the fitness center. 
  • • Maintains a safe and clean environment by wiping down equipment, picking up towels and keeping the fitness area presentable. 
  • • Implements rules and regulations for safe use of the facility and maintains the daily management of the fitness center. 
  • • Participates in branch recruitment for facility participants or in program promotion events. 
  • • All other duties as requested by supervisor. 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • • Demonstrated customer service and communication skills. 
  • • Ability to respond to safety and emergency situations. 
  • • Certifications required within 90 days of employment: CPR, First Aid, Child Abuse Prevention, Mobile Fit, My Fit Training, Listen First/Coaching Training 
  • • Must be able to demonstrate fitness/exercise knowledge and skills. 
  • • Must have thorough understanding of behavior change methodology. 
  • • Ability to build strong relationships with individuals and have empathy for health seekers. 
  • • Must be computer savvy and detail oriented. 

 

Times and dates : 445 am- 8 am or 8 am to 12 pm

Starting pay rate: $8.50 an hour

Contact: Ashley Brazell at [email protected]