McKenna New BraunFit: Activity Specialist

Activity Specialist / Instructor

  • Job Title: Activity Specialist
  • FLSA classification: Non-exempt
  • Reports to: New BraunFit Gym Manager
  • Position type: As needed, Hourly
  • Department: New BraunFit Gym
  • Date of last revision: 06/02/2016
  • Supervisory responsibility: None
  • Expected hour of work: Varies

Job Summary:

Instructs fitness classes as part of the Gym programming. Conducts structured activities/classes and monitors members participating.


  1. Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing.
  2. Ability to multi-task, work well under pressure and react positively changing circumstances.
  3. Strong interest in fitness and customer service.

Required/preferred education and experience:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Health Education, Fitness or related field preferred.
  2. Knowledge and experience with fitness instruction techniques and programming. Fitness Certification preferred.

Working condition and physical requirements:

  1. Sit, walk, twist, reach, bend, stoop, and stretch throughout the day.
  2. Standing and walking for extended periods of time.
  3. Push, pull and lift up to approximately 25 pounds.

Essential functions:

  1. Adheres to the McKenna Foundation’s rules of conduct listed in policy # 1027.
  2. Instruct a variety of fitness classes for various age groups.
  3. Develop fitness instructional plans and make adjustments as needed to ensure quality programs are offered at all times.
  4. Keep Gym Coordinator informed of latest trends in wellness programs and make recommendations for new programs or program changes, if needed.
  5. Serve as a customer service point of contact to assist gym members and guests, always being well informed on all current programming being offered.
  6. In addition to essential functions listed, performs others duties as assigned.

I hereby acknowledge receipt of and agree and abide by the above job description, which covers the position for which I am employed at McKenna Health Management.

Please send resume to with attached job application.

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