Fitness Instructor

Fairmont Quasar Istanbul

Location: TR - Istanbul

12/11/16 17:30
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Job Details
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:

Central to shopping, sightseeing, restaurants and bars, and the business district. The green park surrounding the Fairmont Quasar Istanbul, offers breathing space in a dense part of the city. The hotel is about 20 km to Atatürk Airport and in convenient walking distance to metro.

Business and leisure travelers alike will experience the utmost in comfort and luxury at the Fairmont Quasar Istanbul. The 209 luxury guestrooms include 25 Suites, 33 Gold Rooms and 64 Apartments, all elegantly designed for the discerning modern traveler and cuisine that ranges from traditional Turkish to health-conscious to international, guests will find just what they need for the perfect Istanbul experience.

Fitness enthusiasts can enjoy the 2000 sqm, well-equipped Willow Stream Spa and Health Club, during summer, guests can also enjoy our outdoor swimming pool overlooking the Bosphorus.

Summary of Responsibilities:

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Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

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Supervise and ensure all fitness services, protocols and procedures are followed

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Ensure the cleanliness of the fitness area including all equipment

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Ensure the smooth operation of all equipment through periodic service checks and reporting work orders promptly

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Plan and conduct fitness exercise sessions, personal training sessions, group training experiences, and in-service education sessions

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Maintain thorough knowledge of all strength and cardio equipment and their programs as well as the proper use, alignment and safety

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Maintain professional certifications while continually pursuing a greater degree of knowledge and expertise

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Provide a high level of guest satisfaction through effective communication

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Assist in the recruitment, development and training of all fitness staff

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Ensure proper staffing and scheduling in accordance to productivity guidelines

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Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs

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Follow departmental policies and procedures

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Follow all safety and sanitation policies

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Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

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Previous experience as a Fitness Instructor required

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Certification in CPR and First Aid required

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Certification in a Fitness related discipline required

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Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications preferred

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Excellent communication and organizational skills

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Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

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Highly responsible & reliable

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Ability to work cohesively as part of a team

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Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

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Previous experience as a Fitness Instructor required

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

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Frequent standing and walking throughout shift

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Occasional lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs

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Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, sitting

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Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps