Fitness Instructor

Position Information

Position Information

Department Freedom Center
Alternate Department Description
Criminal Background Check Standard Background Check
Motor Vehicle Background Check No
Restricted Position?
Job Category Student Wage / Non-Student Wage
Role (State) Job Title Fitness Instructor
Working Title Fitness Instructor
Job Type Part-Time
Position Number WG5796
Recruit Number Staff - 8450
Working Hours
Location Prince William
Pay Band
Salary Commensurate with education and experience.
Web Announcement

Fitness Instructor

The George Mason University Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center is seeking Fitness Instructors to supervise the fitness floor (i.e., cardio room, weight room and track), maintain a clean working environment, and assist members and guests with their needs. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment. All shifts are available – mornings, evenings and weekends.

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in exercise science or a related subject, or an equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Energetic, dependable and flexible;
  • Must have current (or must be able to obtain) CPR/First Aid/AED (automated external defibrillator) certifications; and
  • Must be able to safely and independently move up to 50 pounds, and perform light maintenance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Personal training certification from a nationally accredited organization is a plus!

This position is subject to a criminal background investigation.

Special Instructions to Applicants

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number WG5796 at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

For Full Consideration, Apply by: December 18, 2017; this is a nonbinding date; this position may close at any time.
Posting Date 11/20/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Telework Friendly?
Mason Ad Statement

Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report “Up and Coming” spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

Equity Statement

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Campus Safety Information

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Supplemental Questions

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Supplemental Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of Professional References
Optional Documents