Job: Part-Time Health and Fitness Assistant

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Jobing Description

Position ID: 881806
Position Type: Part-Time Support
External Position: Yes

The Part-Time Health and Fitness Assistant assists the Center's Manager and staff in the coordination and implementing of all functions and services of the Wellness, Fitness Center/Program and the Instructional Assistance Program that serves the students and employees of the campus.

  • Assists in the daily operations of the center and involving programs
  • Conducts Health and Fitness Assessments and exercise prescriptions with the students, employees and community that participate in the program
  • Assists with campus health tables and student health group projects and events.
  • Provides customer service information as needed at the Front Counter Area
  • Serves as mentor of incoming Exercise Science Interns and/or volunteers
  • Assists in the data entry, filing and classification as required
  • Assists in the instruction of exercise classes for the Student and Employee Wellness Program
  • Constructs health informative bulletin board and organization of pamphlets created by the department
  • Assists in the marketing efforts promoting the Student and Employee wellness program and college credit courses
  • Provides departmental wellness orientations to other campus classes/faculty
  • Participates in campus, departmental and community health and career fairs
  • Assists with the maintenance of fitness equipment and fitness test lab instruments
  • Conducts inventory and recommend equipment and supplies to be purchased for the Wellness Program and center
  • Provides assistance in the "Fit to be Well" incentive wellness program
  • Performs other duties as assigned

    Skills / Requirements

  • High school graduate or equivalent ( GED ) and successful completion of college courses in the area of Health and Wellness, Sports Medicine or related areas
  • Knowledge in all areas of fitness leadership instruction
  • Enrolled in an academic credit program in Exercise Science, or related field
  • All educational degrees and/or courses must be from a regionally accredited institution
  • Maintain appropriate certifications as needed and requested by law: American Red Cross Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR); or obtained within two (2) months of employment
  • Possess excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Possess a personal commitment to a healthy lifestyle
  • Ability to provide a positive customer service attitude to all program users: students, employees, family and visitors
  • Knowledge of basic level Microsoft applications and general knowledge of office procedures
  • Ability to professionally interact with students, faculty, staff, and other health educators
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-ethnic/multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments

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    Locations


    33176

    33176

    33176
    College-Wide
    33176
    Hialeah Campus
    33012
    Homestead Campus
    33030
    InterAmerican
    33135
    InterAmerican
    33135
    Kendall Campus
    33176
    Medical Center Campus
    33127
    New World School of the Arts
    33132
    North Campus
    33167
    West Campus
    33178
    Wolfson Campus
    33132
    11011 SW 104 Street, Room 1107
    Miami, FL 33176
    11011 SW 104 Street, Room 1107 Miami, Fl
    Miami, FL 33176
    http://www.mdc.jobs
    Miami, FL 33176
    College-Wide
    Hialeah Campus
    Homestead Campus
    InterAmerican
    InterAmerican
    Kendall Campus
    Medical Center Campus
    New World School of the Arts
    North Campus
    West Campus
    Wolfson Campus
     

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