Fitness Attendant

Location
United Arab Emirates - Dubai
Posted
19 Sep 2016
Closes
26 Sep 2016
Ref
PMI01267
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Non-Management
Fitness Attendant Primary Location :   United Arab Emirates-Dubai-Fairmont The Palm, Dubai Employee Status :   Regular      

 

 

Fitness Attendant
Fostering the health and wellbeing of our guests, visitors and Colleagues is an integral part of our Fairmont Hotels & Resorts culture. As a Fitness Attendant, your warm service and knowledge of all our Health Club facility has to offer will support our guests and members in their commitment to healthy living.
 
Hotel Overview:   Fairmont The Palm is a luxury, world-class resort located on the iconic Palm Jumeirah Island in Dubai.  The hotel features 381 guest rooms and suites with dedicated Fairmont Gold rooms and lounge.  A total of seven food and beverage outlets on property offer international dining options including Chinese cuisine and a Brazilian churrasco experience. Fairmont The Palm also features an expansive pool and beach area with a health club, Willow Stream Spa and the Fairmont Falcons Juniors’ Club.

 

 

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Recreation Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following: 

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Welcome guests to the Health Club and ensure they have a safe and enjoyable experience
  • Maintain the weight and cardiovascular fitness areas; ensuring equipment is clean, functioning properly and used according to the guidelines of the facility
  • Ensure guests members are aware of all programs and fitness classes available
  • Instruct guests in use of equipment and provide basic fitness information
  • Maintain attendance records and ensure all guests have registered in the facility
  • Assist in promoting the facility and organize special events as required
  • Ensure the Health Club area is clean and well maintained
  • Follow departmental policies and procedures
  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies
  • Other duties as assigned

 

   

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in a Health Club preferred
  • CPR and First Aid certification required
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
  • Previous experience in a Health Club preferred

 

Physical Aspects of Position (includes but are not limited to): 

  • Frequent walking and standing throughout shift
  • Occasional lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs
  • Frequent bending, kneeling, pushing, pulling
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps
  • Frequent walking and standing throughout shift

 

Visa Requirements:  Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Dubai. We will assist successful applicants with the visa process and provide flights and accommodation.

 


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ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!
 

    Job Level :   Colleague Schedule :   Full-time Shift :   Rotating / Shift Work Closing Date :   26.Sep.2016, 4:59:00 AM Job Number:   PMI01267