Fitness Coordinator

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  • Posted 1 week ago


Post Through 10/27/17


Regular Full-time


The City of Kettering’s Award Winning Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department is recruiting to fill a full-time Fitness Coordinator position for the Kettering Fitness & Wellness Center (KFWC).  The Fitness Coordinator develops and oversees all operations of the Kettering Fitness & Wellness Center including fitness/wellness-related programs/activities, staff and facilities.  This is a supervisory position responsible for the overall operation of the Kettering Fitness & Wellness Center including budget development and maintenance, membership sales and related transactions,  customer service, policies and procedures, communication with appropriate school personnel regarding facility closings and events, fitness and facility equipment and patron communication.


Must have knowledge of modern fitness/wellness principles including ACSM exercise prescription and testing guidelines, fitness equipment usage and maintenance. Must be able to plan and promote a wide variety of fitness and wellness programs, activities and special events.  Must have the ability to meet and associate with the public in a positive, enthusiastic and professional manner.  Must show initiative, assertiveness and follow-through in assigned responsibilities.  Experience in budget preparation and management desirable.  Must have good organizational skills; a reputation for excellence in customer service; strong supervisory and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to work effectively with all employees, city officials and the general public.

Personal training and/or health/fitness instructor certification(s) is required. A degree in Exercise Science or related degree along with three to five years of management and industry experience (fitness instructing, health/fitness program development, fitness center operations, etc.) and one to three years supervisory experience is strongly preferred or any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.


The salary range for this position is $15.89/hr. ($33,051/yr) to $21.09/hr. ($43,867/yr.); excellent benefits.   Entry rate is contingent on candidate’s related skills, education, knowledge and abilities.


Candidates who are interested in this opportunity, should submit a resume and cover letter by 5 pm on Friday, October 27, 2017, to: Director of Human Resources, Kettering Government Center, 3600 Shroyer Rd., Kettering, OH 45429. Office hours are 8AM-5PM, M-F. Applicants may apply in person, by U.S. Mail, Fax to (937) 296-3371, or by attaching the required forms to an email and sending them to Visit for more information about this position.


Equal Opportunity Employer

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