Fitness Instructor

Location
United Arab Emirates - Fujairah
Posted
21 Nov 2016
Closes
19 Dec 2016
Ref
FMA00089
Job Type
Leisure, Spa Manager
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Non-Management
Fitness Instructor Primary Location :   United Arab Emirates-Fujairah-Fairmont Fujairah Beach and Resort Employee Status :   Regular      

 

 

Fitness Instructor
Fostering the health and wellbeing of our guests, visitors and Colleagues is an integral part of our Fairmont Hotels & Resorts culture. We invite you to bring your passion for physical activity to our Health Club facility as a Fitness Instructor and share your enthusiasm with our members and guests in support of a healthy lifestyle!

 

Hotel Overview: 

Located on the east coast of the United Arab Emirates with sweeping views of the Gulf known for its natural beauty set against the backdrop of the historic Hajar Mountains.  The hotel consists of 180 rooms and residences, along with a marina and beach club.  

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

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Supervise and ensure all fitness services, protocols and procedures are followed
  • Ensure the cleanliness of the fitness area including all equipment
  • Ensure the smooth operation of all equipment through periodic service checks and reporting work orders promptly
  • Plan and conduct fitness exercise sessions, personal training sessions, group training experiences, and in-service education sessions
  • Maintain thorough knowledge of all strength and cardio equipment and their programs as well as the proper use, alignment and safety
  • Maintain professional certifications while continually pursuing a greater degree of knowledge and expertise
  • Provide a high level of guest satisfaction through effective communication
  • Assist in the recruitment, development and training of all fitness staff
  • Ensure proper staffing and scheduling in accordance to productivity guidelines
  • Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs
  • Follow departmental policies and procedures
  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies
  •  Other duties as assigned

 

   

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience as a Fitness Instructor required
  • Certification in CPR and First Aid required
  • Certification in a Fitness related discipline required
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications preferred
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
  • Previous experience as a Fitness Instructor required

 

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

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

 

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


APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!


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 Travel :   No Closing Date :   15.Dec.2016, 4:59:00 AM Job Number:   FMA00089