Job Description

The Wellness Center La Vita
Portage, WI
Casual, Evening Shift, 6:00pm-9:00pm; rotating weekends
Req # 4062

La Vita is seeking positive and energetic individuals with an interest in fitness and wellness. Our ideal candidates will have experience in customer service and have a genuine interest in serving the membership by providing an outstanding experience.

Job Duties for Fitness Center Attendant:

  • Promote a welcoming fitness environment through positive communication (verbal and non-verbal) to members and guests using the Fitness Center.
  • Provide excellent customer service, greet members and guests.
  • Follow correct closing procedures for the facility.
  • Address member and guest questions, concerns and comments.
  • Maintain a clean and safe fitness floor.
  • Clean and check equipment for safety and report any repairs or maintenance to manager.
  • Perform assigned cleaning tasks and organize fitness equipment.
  • Provide new member orientations to Fitness Center and equipment.

Educational Qualifications:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills necessary to work effectively with management of fitness center staff, colleagues, members and guests of La Vita.
  • Ability to maintain a personal proficiency of health and fitness by practicing sound nutrition and fitness principles.
  • Current American Heart Association BLS or American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers Certification. This is a requirement before you are hired.

Work Relationship:

  • Reports directly to the Preventive Health & Wellness Services Director and Fitness Supervisor.
  • Regular contact with Divine Savior staff and the public.

Working Conditions:

  • Work is performed largely in a pleasant fitness center environment with minimal chance for personal injury.
  • Occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions.
  • Occasionally exposed to fumes, airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of electrical shock and risk of radiation.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Physical Requirements:

  • Personal physical strength, flexibility and overall conditioning required to safely demonstrate proper use of exercise equipment and assist La Vita members in the use of such equipment.
  • Frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel or crouch.
  • Occasionally required to sit or climb.
  • Required to use hands to handle or feel objects, tools or controls.
  • Frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds of department supplies and equipment
  • Occasionally may need to move patients and/or equipment of more than 100 pounds.
  • Requires specific vision abilities for far vision, near vision, depth perception, colors, accommodation and peripheral vision.
  • Vision correctable to 20/40.

Acknowledgement: This job description/evaluation describes the general nature and level of work performed by an employee assigned to this position. It does not state or imply that these are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to the job. The employee may be required to perform other job-related duties as requested by the department manager or administration. All requirements are subject to change over time and to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.

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