Health and Fitness Specialist

    Aurora, CO 80010
    Similar jobs pay $10.20 - $20.56

    Job Description


    The Health and Fitness Specialist (HFS) provides assistance to site personnel with individual program development and instruction. The HFS works with a wellness team to plan and execute a comprehensive wellness program and provide fitness services to the site population.


    Support a balanced group fitness program that meets the needs of the population and follows industry trends

    Lead or assist in teaching fitness workshops or seminars as needed

    Enhance knowledge of exercise, body alignment and exercise safety to all gym users and class participants

    Provide and/or serve as substitute if primary instructor is unable to teach class

    Provide support to the planning, management, and continual evaluation of NRO Fitness programs and equipment

    Provide general nutritional guidance as necessary

    Provide fitness testing, evaluation, and individual fitness program development

    Contribute health and fitness articles to the Wellness Newsletter and other fitness-related reports/correspondence

    Perform administrative work to include familiarization tours of NRO fitness facilities, provide facility oversight and attend meetings

    Provide written, monthly activity reports to site GPOC for possible referral to corporate Headquarters

    Develop and maintain service/demand and performance metrics in coordination with site GPOC and corporate headquarters


    • Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science or equivalent and zero (0)years of relevant experience; or High School Diploma or GED equivalent and 10 years of relevant experience
    • Active certification in class discipline and/or certifications from Aerobic and Fitness Association of America (AFAA), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), American Council on Exercise (ACE), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (e.g. National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)), or equivalent in the field of health and fitness
    • Active Cardiovascular Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillators (AED) certifications
    • TS/SCI clearance and Poly required (or be able to obtain)
    Strong interpersonal skills necessary to work collaboratively with various enterprise customers, stakeholders, and corporate headquarters managers

    Effective verbal and written communication skills

    Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and standard computer applications

    Ability to instruct a safe, effective and multi-level class for various group exercise programs and activities if called upon to substitute for a primary instructor

    Knowledge of principles of exercise physiology

    Thorough knowledge of functionality of relevant fitness equipment

    Thorough knowledge of current industry trends and standards in exercise protocols, fitness programming, equipment standards

    Ability to analyze customer needs and deliver appropriate assistance

    Experience to work with customers at all fitness skill levels


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    Posting ID: 554843975Posted: 2020-05-27