DeKalb Medical Fitness Coord/ Wellness Center in Decatur, Georgia


The Fitness coordinator ensures that the Wellness Center delivers a high quality fitness experience to all members, clients and guests. Supports the Wellness Manager in overseeing the daily fitness operations and services.


  • Supervises all employed fitness staff and contract trainers. Enforces all fitness-related policies and procedures. Monitors fitness staff performance and provides recommendations for personnel actions including hiring/firing.

  • Maintains all exercise equipment – including coordination of repair and purchases

  • Responsible for pool maintenance

  • Manages class schedule and instructor scheduling for approximately 60 exercise classes/week . Arranges, confirm and facilitates outside group contracts.

  • Assists manager with fitness-specific policies and procedures

  • Provides fitness assessments and exercise prescription for clients

  • Handles customer service issues related to facilities and staff

  • Presents to corporate clients and community as requested

  • Teaches classes

  1. Oversees interns

  2. Participates in continuous quality improvement activities and teams.

  3. Participates in supporting the organization’s vision, mission and values and adheres to DeKalb Medical Standards of Behavior.

  4. Performs other duties as assigned to meet the goals and objectives of DeKalb Medical.


Minimum Education, Experience and Licensure Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or Kinesiology

  • 3-5 years of fitness related experience

Current CPR/AED, First Aid and Group Class certifications are required

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • In depth knowledge of Personal Training techniques from assessment to program design.

  • Must be able to adjust and operate all Fitness Equipment.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Possess a strong customer service focus. Responds professionally to requests and inquires from guests, members and staff.

  • Communicates clearly and concisely.

  • Ability to organize and prioritize multiple tasks.

  • Experience operating office equipment such as computers, calculators, fax and photocopiers.

  • Must be computer proficient with basic skills in Word and Excel.


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Posting Job Title: Fitness Coord/ Wellness Center

Department: 106740 - Wellness Center

Shift: Day

Days of the Week for Employee: Monday - Friday

Street: 2701 North Decatur Road