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Fitness Specialist | Beacon Health & Fitness Elkhart

Beacon Health Systems
Elkhart, IN 46516
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  • Job Code
    188021

  • JOB SUMMARY
    • Reports to the Fitness Manager, under the guidance of the Fitness Coordinator. Implements fitness programming in accordance with established Beacon Health & Fitness (BH&F) operational policies and procedures; also consulting with members regarding their exercise programs and needs. Works with the Fitness Coordinator to organize, implement, operate and retain special programs in the fitness area for all BH&F members. Assists with the coordination of the day-to-day operations by ensuring there is sufficient staff coverage for the fitness areas, special programs, events and classes.
  • MISSION & VISION
    • Mission: To enhance the physical, mental and emotional well-being of the communities we serve as the community's provider of outstanding quality, superior value and comprehensive health care services.

      Vision: Our vision is to achieve:

      • Innovative health care and well-being services of the highest quality at the greatest value
      • Easy access and convenience
      • Outstanding patient experiences
      • Ongoing education involving physicians, patients and the community
  • JOB SPECIFICATIONS
    • Education and Experience
      • The knowledge, skills and abilities as indicated below are normally acquired through the successful completion of a Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science or a health related field with coursework in Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology and Anatomy. Within 90 days of employment, certification through the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) in one of the following is required:
        • Certified Personal Trainer
        • Health Fitness Specialist
        • Clinical Exercise Specialist
        • Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist
      • Within one year of employment, certification through the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America as a Group Exercise Instructor is required. Experience in fitness testing and programming is preferred.
    • Knowledge & Skills
      • Demonstrates the technical knowledge of basic kinesiology, exercise programming and exercise physiology to include their application in order to instruct members about proper exercise techniques. Teach adult exercise classes.
      • Demonstrates excellent interpersonal communication skills (both verbal and written) and motivational skills necessary to interact in a highly effective manner with members and the BF&H staff.
      • Possesses a personal commitment to positive fitness and health practices by presenting an image consistent with a fit and healthy lifestyle.
      • Demonstrates strong customer service satisfaction skills.
      • Requires the technical expertise necessary to perform health risk appraisals, low-level strength and conditioning testing and evaluations.
    • Working Conditions
      • Works in a fitness club and office environment.
      • Requires the ability to work flexible hours, which may vary depending on the needs of the H&LC facility.
    • Physical Demands
      • Requires the physical ability and stamina to perform the essential functions of the position.






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Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-11-29

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Fitness Specialist | Beacon Health & Fitness Elkhart

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