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City of Eagan Water Fitness Instructor - Seasonal in Eagan, Minnesota

Water Fitness Instructor

Summer, 2021

Pay: $24.47 - $28.28 per hour, DOQ

Seasonal/temporary; not benefit eligible

The City of Eagan is hiring Water Fitness Instructors for Cascade Bay!

Water Fitness Instructors are responsible for providing class participants with a well-designed, physically safe program that serves the needs of all attending. This is a seasonal position beginning in June and ending in August. Classes are held in the morning, during the week and on the weekend. Cascade Bay is an outdoor facility, requiring work in all types of weather conditions.

Application Deadline: Open until filled

Essential Position Functions:

  • Design water fitness classes

  • Maintain a dynamic and personable attitude while instructing class participants

  • Use proper terminology and language while teaching and cueing classes

  • Prepare all teaching material and equipment prior to the start of the class as well as return all equipment at the end of class

  • Track attendance after each class by recording total number of participants

  • Complete injury reports as needed

  • Interpret and enforce all Cascade Bay policies for guests and staff

  • Communicate and work cooperatively with other aquatic staff, including lifeguards to maintain a safe class, as well as respond to any emergency situations

  • Report problems, concerns, and suggestions to management

  • Attend all scheduled staff meetings and in-service trainings

  • Regularly swim, stand, walk, bend, talk loudly, and hear/listen

  • Move or shift up to 25 lbs

  • Occasionally climb, balance, reach, run, walk, sit, stoop, kneel, and crouch

  • React quickly and spontaneously

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Previous experience teaching group water fitness classes in a fitness center, health club, community center, or equivalent

  • Experience working with and around people of all ages and fitness levels

  • Ability to react quickly and efficiently in a health emergency situation

Desirable Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

  • Personable, positive attitude

  • Knowledge of safety precautions and procedures applicable to position

Located in the Twin Cities metro area, Eagan is home to about 68,000 people. The City operates under a Council-Administrator form of government, employing 250 regular full-time employees, and up to 400 seasonal and part-time employees. Regarded as a great place to live, work and play, the City of Eagan prides itself on exceptional customer service and employs a stable workforce with experienced and professional staff. Areas of employment include finance, engineering, law enforcement, fire safety, parks and recreation, forestry, public works and utilities, community development, sports and fitness, arts and preschool education, etc. Visit our website to learn more at www.cityofeagan.com!

The City of Eagan is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Street: 1360 Civic Center Dr

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