Greater Wichita YMCA* Fitness Floor Associate - Multiple Locations in Andover, Kansas
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+ JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
+ Responsible for creating a friendly and supportive fitness floor environment.
+ Responsible for providing demonstrations and greeting and engaging members while walking all areas of the fitness floor area.
+ Responsible for providing fitness and equipment demonstrations and explanations for members and guests.
+ Maintaining all documentation of participation, schedules, white board messages and member requests.
+ Conducting regular follow-up phone calls and communication with participants.
+ Providing regular and clear communication with other YMCA staff regarding fitness floor activity, personal training scheduling and any issues.
+ Checking the safety and maintenance of equipment regularly and reporting any issues to Fitness Director.
+ Responsible for enforcing fitness floor and association policies at all times.
+ Maintaining a clean and safe facility that lends itself to great customer service and follows all risk management procedures and policies.
+ Educating and encouraging members to participate in the Strong Community Campaign.
+ Attending staff and association meetings and/or trainings directed by the Fitness Director.
+ All other duties as assigned.
EFFECT ON END RESULT: Provide leadership and management to ensure a safe facility, high performing staff and full engagement with members and program participants.
MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
+ Minimum age of 21
+ Bachelor’s degree, or currently pursuing degree, in exercise science or related field
+ Minimum of two years customer service experience
+ Must be able to routinely perform the following physical activities; climb stairs, bend, stoop, kneel, twist, reach with hands, sit, stand for extended periods of time, walk, lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, have finger dexterity, grasp, perform repetitive motions, talk, hear and have visual acuity to perform detailed tasks
+ Must have ability to communicate effectively; both orally and in writing
+ Must possess problem solving, organizational and task management skills; ability to make independent and sound decisions in a rapidly changing environment
+ Must be detail oriented and exhibit a high degree of accuracy and alertness
+ Must demonstrate initiative in absence of supervision
+ Must be able to build meaningful relationships and relate to and work with diverse groups of people in a friendly and consistent manner
+ Must work collaboratively as a team member as well as independently and lead by assigned goals, duties and deadlines
+ Must possess ability to exercise high levels of discretion and confidentiality
+ Must present a neat and professional appearance at all times
+ Commitment to the YMCA mission, vision and values
+ Must attend New Employee Orientation within 30 days of hire
+ Complete CPR/AED, First Aid, O2, Listen First Workshop, and Fit ness Modules, 4 Week FFA/PT Training, YUSA Online Trainings, Foundations of Strength & Conditioning (or acceptable certification) or ACSM in accordance with Conditions of Employment
+ Learn all emergency procedures and action plans for the branch
+ Understand and abide-by all policies and procedures as set forth by the association
+ Work a schedule that reflects the needs of the branch; including evenings and weekends
Under the direction of the Fitness Director, the Fitness Floor Associate will be responsible for moving about the fitness floor, creating a friendly and supportive environment, building relationships, providing demonstrations and answering general questions while ensuring safety, YMCA policies and exceptional customer service.