Fitness & Wellness Specialist
AdvantageHealth Corporation, a leader in worksite health promotion, is currently seeking to fill an opening for a full-time Fitness & Wellness Specialist for one of its corporate clients located in Minneapolis, MN. This individual will assist the Fitness & Wellness Program Manager in partnering with HR/Benefits to support the organization’s wellness initiatives.
Specific duties for this position will include establishing systems and processes to ensure safe and effective employee participation in the Center’s exercise and activity programs, providing fitness testing and exercise prescription and teaching group exercise classes. The Fitness & Wellness Specialist will be responsible for assisting in the daily supervision of the Fitness Center, developing wellness programming, conducting facility orientations, administering fitness assessments, instructing group exercise classes, prescribing exercise programs and, most importantly, providing outstanding customer service to Fitness Center members.
This individual will have a minimum of six months experience working with a comprehensive fitness/wellness effort in a corporate or community setting, with emphasis in program development and evaluation, lifestyle intervention techniques and membership recruitment/retention. In addition, this person will possess the ability to consult with employees at all levels, strong interpersonal skills and excellent written and oral skills.
He or she must hold a bachelor’s degree in exercise science, corporate wellness or other health-related field. Knowledge of exercise physiology, exercise testing and prescription, health promotion programming, corporate wellness and facility operations needed. Professional certifications by nationally recognized health/fitness organizations are preferred. This individual must hold a current certification in CPR/AED.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit a resume and cover letter to:
Attn: Human Resources
8011 34th Ave South, Suite 216
Bloomington, MN 55425
AdvantageHealth Corporation is an equal opportunity employer.