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UPMC Massage Therapist/Health Fitness Tech in Coudersport, Pennsylvania

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Are you interested in a career that provides plenty of opportunities for growth and development? Join our team at UPMC Cole as a Massage Therapist! This full-time role comes with an excellent benefits package, which includes, Tuition Assistance, Paid Time Off (PTO), Health Benefits, Paid Holidays, and so much more!

Additionally, this role will fill in as a Health Fitness Technician as needed.

This position will work primarily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and will work some weekends. This role will travel once weekly to Emporium Wellness, 288 Sizerville Road, Emporium PA.

Are you ready to make a difference in the world of healthcare? If so, we invite you to explore this opportunity with us today!

Purpose:

Provides effective and specific massage therapy to clientele, while continually monitoring the clientele to ensure appropriate therapeutic massage.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains open communications with Director regarding all facets of program implementation

  • Orients new clients to massage treatment, teaching correct knowledge and appropriate massage.

  • Able to identify situations which require prohibiting or terminating exercise

  • Able to identify clients with risk factors requiring further assessment, and refer them to the Director for appropriate intervention

  • Aids in organizing wellness programming when requested.

  • Able to requisition supplies and request maintenance when needed.

  • Periodically reviews massage treatment and makes changes to maintain client needs

  • Displays a positive image of good health and fitness

  • Maintains a positive atmosphere in the exercise environment Understands and maintains client confidentiality

  • Accepts responsibility for attending in-services when requested to do so. Understands emergency procedures.

Health Fitness Technician Responsibilities include:

  • Maintain professional, pleasant, and effective communications both internally and externally.

  • Participate in the planning and implementation of health education activities and special events.

  • Provide factual information on current prices, policies, programs, and services available to various target groups.

  • Demonstrate efficient use of time, materials, equipment, supplies, and available resources cost-effectively.

  • Perform daily and weekly cleaning maintenance on all equipment according to policies and procedures.

  • Perform weekly ordering of supplies necessary to maintain the center.

  • Report attendance for the completion of monthly statistical volume reports.

  • Establish and maintain good rapport and cooperative relationships with medical staff, co-workers, supervisors, and others.

  • Exhibit integrity, courtesy, and respect for others.

  • Present self in a positive manner reflected by personal attire and etiquette.

  • Maintain confidentiality of hospital and department information with no infractions.

  • Promote the hospital's image and maintain a positive and helpful attitude toward employees, physicians, visitors, and the community to enhance the hospital's reputation as a health care center.

  • Review proper exercise techniques with members; supervise member workouts. Identify and correct unsafe conditions and practices related to exercise participation under the direction of a Health Fitness Specialist.

  • Monitor client safety by taking blood pressures, blood glucose, and heart rates, as requested.

  • Complete registration and enrollment of new members and class participants.

  • Assist in the development and achievement of departmental goals and objectives.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or equivalent required. Certified massage therapist required. Heart Saver CPR/AED and First Aid required. Knowledge and experience with various massage modalities preferred. Basic understanding of massage therapy and anatomy preferred.

*Previous experience dealing with customer service and fitness background preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Certified Massage Therapist

  • Act 33 with renewal

  • Act 34 with renewal

  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

REQNUMBER: 777224899

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