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MD Anderson Cancer Center Fitness Center Specialist in Houston, Texas

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.

SUMMARY

Provides fitness instruction to member at all fitness levels. Impacts the Culture of Health institutional strategy.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Ensures maintenance of main exercise areas and studios. Completes daily equipment cleaning. Identifies and reports any safety concerns or equipment defects. Participates in wellness tasks and events. Conducts orientations, fitness assessments, and monitors exercise participants. Teaches fitness classes and/or performs personal training sessions as scheduled.

Other Duties as Assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in Health Education, Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Public Health, Community Health Education or related field.

EXPERIENCE: None.

Preferred: Experience in worksite wellness in a healthcare environment.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:

REQUIRED: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification or Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification.

PREFERRED: Current personal training certification through a national organization (NASM, ACSM, NSCA, ACE, etc.).

Current group exercise certification through a reputable national organization (ACSM, NSCA, ACE, YMCA, AFAA, etc.).

Current wellness certification through a national organization (CHES, WELCOA, NWI, etc.)

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 128392

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: exempt and not eligible for overtime pay

  • Work Week: Days

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: Yes

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 34,000

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 43,500

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 53,000

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