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MD Anderson Cancer Center Site Lead, Fitness Center in Houston, Texas


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.


Assists with managing the operations of all fitness facilities for MD Anderson, including the 1MC fitness facility, and remote locations throughout the MDA campus, Smithville, Bastrop and the Houston Area Locations (HALs). Impacts the Culture of Health institutional strategy through fitness center programming


Provides supervision and oversight to the fitness center staff. Assists supervisor in design, planning, marketing, staffing, and maintenance of equipment and facility. Assists in strategic planning. Manages group fitness class and/or personal training programs. Instructs group fitness classes. Provides personal training /exercise programming for members.

Other Duties as Assigned.


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

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

EXPERIENCE: Four years of fitness or wellness program management experience to include two years in a lead or supervisory role.


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.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 128385

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • Work Week: Day/Evening, Rotating, Weekends

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 44,800

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 57,400

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 70,000

  • Science Jobs: No