The purpose of this position is to assist the Fitness Director to provide fitness training and education at the installation serviced. Manages the fitness program at the installation
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The purpose of this position is to assist the Fitness Director to provide fitness training and education at the installation serviced. Manages the fitness program at the installation. Work is performed in the fitness center and is responsible for the conduct and oversight of fitness training, equipment and assists the Director in supervising the staff assigned. Has responsibility for opening and closing. Plans, markets and conducts ongoing fitness programs to provide conditioning for facility users. Instructs individuals and groups in the proper conditioning and training for aerobic and muscular fitness, body composition and flexibility. Instructs patrons in the proper use of equipment and self-monitored progress by preparing written instructions and procedures for use of equipment and safety of all users. Incumbent plans, evaluates and ensures that the fitness program is meeting the physical development and fitness standards of authorized patrons. Administers the fitness program, instruction on strength conditioning and instructing of fitness equipment. Provides information and instruction related to nutrition, cardiorespiratory and strength conditioning. Designs and implements fitness programs complying with established rules and regulations. The incumbent must have the ability to approach patrons on the fitness floor in order to provide training tips and correct unsafe or ineffective exercise techniques. The incumbent is responsible for the conduct and oversight of the fitness training, equipment and patron usage. Assists with the management of the fitness center with responsibility for opening and closing the facility, checking user ID cards, monitoring towel usage, and returning weights and other fitness material to the proper location. Routinely inspects and cleans equipment, performs preventative maintenance and minor repairs on equipment and coordinates for required major repairs on equipment located in the center. Periodically inspects and performs preventative maintenance on equipment. Assists with designing and implementing fitness programs complying with established rules and regulations. As requested, designs and monitors unstructured individualized self-paced programs for users or assists users in developing their own program. Conducts newcomer's orientation or equipment orientation classes to individuals or groups on a regular basis to military, family members, civilians, retirees, and others eligible to use the fitness facility. May assist fitness instructors utilizing the facility. Provides administrative support to operate the facility as necessary. This may include but not limited to: registration of user privilege, waiver of liability forms, training schedules, development and use of computer software programs and other required records. Conducts inventories and maintains property accountability of equipment. Assists in budget preparation and facility needs assessment by providing supporting data for inclusion in the overall annual budget requirements for the facility. Performs other related duties as assigned.