Fairmont Fitness Instructor in United States

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Fitness InstructorFostering the health and wellbeing of our guests, visitors and Colleagues is an integral part of our Fairmont Hotels & Resorts culture. We invite you to bring your passion for physical activity to our Health Club facility as a Fitness Instructor and share your enthusiasm with our members and guests in support of a healthy lifestyle!

Hotel Overview: Born of a golden era, the history of The Claremont dates back to the early days of the Gold Rush, when a Kansas farmer by the name of Bill Thornburg "struck it rich". The Claremont boasts an award winning Spa & The Club at The Claremont.

Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Director of Fitness, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

  • Supervise and ensure all fitness services, protocols and procedures are followed

  • Ensure the cleanliness of the fitness area including all equipment

  • Ensure the smooth operation of all equipment through periodic service checks and reporting work orders promptly

  • Plan and conduct fitness exercise sessions, personal training sessions, group training experiences, and in-service education sessions

  • Maintain thorough knowledge of all strength and cardio equipment and their programs as well as the proper use, alignment and safety

  • Maintain professional certifications while continually pursuing a greater degree of knowledge and expertise

  • Provide a high level of guest satisfaction through effective communication

  • Assist in the recruitment, development and training of all fitness staff

  • Ensure proper staffing and scheduling in accordance to productivity guidelines

  • Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs

  • Follow departmental policies and procedures

  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies

  • Other duties as assigned

Employee Status

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience as a Fitness Instructor required

  • Certification in CPR and First Aid required

  • Certification in a Fitness related discipline required

  • Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications preferred

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

  • Highly responsible & reliable

  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team

  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

  • Previous experience as a Fitness Instructor required

Physical Aspects of Position (includes but are not limited to):

  • Frequent standing and walking throughout shift

  • Occasional lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs

  • Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, sitting

  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements:

Must have proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

All Candidates must be in possession of identification proving authorization to work in the United States as defined in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA).

This Position does not offer sponsorship of Work Visas. Resumes submitted that cannot fulfill these requirements will not be considered.

The Claremont Hotel Club and Spa is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

EOE/M/F/V/D

APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: United States-Berkeley-Claremont Club & Spa - A Fairmont Hotel

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Travel: No

Closing Date: 04.Apr.2017, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID: CLA00378