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ID# 005024
5/15/2017

Health Fitness Professional

Chicago, IL 60604
United States
Category:Other
Manages Others:No
Experience Required:No
Degree Required:Yes
Employment Type:Employee
Work Schedule:Full-Time
Travel:No Travel
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Job Description

HealthFitness has a new opportunity for a Health Fitness Professional at our client location in Downtown Chicago, IL! In this position, you will be responsible for coordinating, implementing, and/or delivering health and fitness programs and services, promotions and outreach activities. This role is responsible for providing outstanding service to members & program participants to maximize participation, outcomes and customer satisfaction. In this role you will work varying shifts of 6am-2pm or 11am-7pm M-F.
JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES:
• Supervises facility; interacts with participants and monitors equipment and participant safety.
• Provides individual and group exercise instruction; educates participants on proper techniques to maximize exercise safety and effectiveness.
• Coordinates and leads a variety of HealthFitness and program-specific health improvement programs & promotions.
• Conducts fitness testing and assessments and advises participants of results; designs individualized programs to meet the participant’s interests, abilities and goals.
• Researches health & fitness educational topics and identifies appropriate participant educational materials; conducts health education seminars/presentations.
• Participates in membership drives to acquire new participants; enrolls new participants and conducts facility, program and equipment orientations.
• Promotes program offerings and conducts outreach activities to increase participation and re-engage inactive participants.
• Creates and maintains bulletin boards, newsletters and other marketing & communication materials.
• Coordinates internship program; oversees the recruitment, training, supervision and evaluation of student interns.

Job Requirements

Required:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Health Promotion, Kinesiology or related discipline.
• Current First Aid and CPR certifications; AED certification if applicable.
• Proficiency in fitness assessment and exercise prescription.
• Strong interpersonal communication and customer service skills including the ability to motivate others.
• Competency in the delivery of HealthFitness and site-specific programs and services.
• Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office programs including at minimum Word, Excel and Outlook.
• Ability to effectively organize and prioritize work demands including project coordination.
• Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team with enthusiasm, initiative and creativity.
Preferred:
• Industry recognized Group Exercise certification.
• Personal Training certification (ACE, AFAA, ACSM, NSCA, NASM).
• 1-2 years prior related experience.

ABOUT HealthFitness

About HealthFitness HealthFitness, a Trustmark company, is an award-winning provider of health management, corporate fitness and condition management solutions. With nearly 40 years of experience, it is URAC- and NCQA-accredited and a proven leader and partner for infusing a culture of health. HealthFitness maximizes client results through personalized interaction and a science-based approach to on-site program management, engagement and prevention. Parent company Trustmark provides a full spectrum of employee benefits to improve well-being through better health and greater financial security.




HOW TO CONTACT US

The success of HealthFitness is dependent on the quality and service provided by our employees. As such, HealthFitness’ commitment to our associates is exemplified by one of the best combined compensation and benefits packages in the industry. If you are interested in a career with HealthFitness, please apply directly at: https://trustmark-hr.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&id=23&jobid=299469 &company_id=15808&version=2&source=ONLINE&JobOwner=1011482&level=levelid1&levelid1=103320&parent=Health%20Promotion%20%26%20Education&startflag=2

For more information on HealthFitness, please visit our website www.healthfitness.com.

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