If you haven't heard, Plainfield Park District is opening up a new Recreation and Fitness center in January 2019 and we are ready to find the perfect staff!
Interested in fitness operations, membership development/retention, personal training, group fitness programming, and fitness equipment standards? Then we want you to apply for our new Recreation Supervisor, Fitness position.
Duties for this full-time, Exempt position include:
-Represents the Recreation department and actively participates as a member of the Recreation team. -Maintain budgets for assigned areas. Participates in annual budgeting process, providing analysis of program season review/evaluation. -Prepare schedules and work assignments for fitness staff. -Stay abreast on latest updates in the fitness industry. -Organize educational training, seminars and meetings for fitness staff. -Plan, organize, and direct assigned programs and services; provide leadership to reporting staff and volunteers ensuring that overall objectives are met on a consistent basis. -Oversee that the fitness areas maintained clean, safe, orderly, and in good working condition. -Work in coordination with all internal departments to reach overall strategic objectives of the District. -Perform all job tasks within the rules and guidelines of the Park District’s safety program.
We are looking for candidates with amazing customer service skills and the following qualifications:
-3+ years fitness experience required with a strong knowledge of fitness principles, exercise programs, and equipment. -Bachelor’s degree in Recreation Management or Administration, Leisure Studies, or related field required. -2+ years progressively responsible experience in program development and service delivery within a recreational, travel, leisure environment required. -Certification(s) by a professional Health or Fitness association and record of ongoing participation in continuing education seminars and workshops is desirable. -Experience in managing program/service budgets. -Strong analytical and problem solving skills. -Solid decision making ability. -Required First Aid/CPR training or to acquire within six months. -CPRP preferred, or ability to acquire within one year.
We offer a generous benefit package including health insurance, employer paid dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, wellness and IMRF.
For more information and to apply, please go to plfdparks.org.
Plainfield Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.