Employment Opportunities

Recreation Weight Room Staff

Job Description:

Recreation Weight Room Staff

Pay Rate: $10.00-$11.00/hour

Job Description: The weight room staff is responsible for the general supervision of a fitness center. The weight room staff will welcome guests and work to ensure that they have a safe and enjoyable experience. This position is also responsible for maintaining the weights and cardiovascular fitness areas to make sure equipment are clean, functioning properly and used according to the rules of the facility.

Job Responsibilities:
•    Fill in for the Front Desk and Roamer staff when needed
•    Address the cleanliness of the weight room machines
•    Enforce all policies created by the recreation staff
•    Follow the preventive maintenance for the weight room equipment
•    Ensure outstanding customer service
•    Consistently check and address minor equipment issues
•    Address any weight room emergencies
•    Assist members with fitness questions as much as possible
•    Promote all recreation activities and programs
•    Perform opening and close weight room duties
•    Preform other work as assigned

Requirements:
•    Certifications in First Aid, CPR/AED or willingness to obtain
•    The ability to lift 50 to 75 pounds
•    Outstanding customer service skills; competent computer and audio‐visual skills
•    Ability to interact with diverse groups through a variety of situations
•    Mandatory attendance at training meeting.
•    Ability to use independent judgment when needed
•    Strong problem‐solving skills
•    Must be able to accommodate a variable work schedule that may include early mornings, late evening, weekends and Holidays

Send resumes and references to:
Mike Howard
mhoward@duaa.duke.edu

Start Date:

Immediately

Wage/Salary:

$10.00-$11.00/hour