Reporting to the Director of Campus Recreation, the coordinator has primary responsibility for assisting with the management and supervision of the fitness and wellness programs, facilities, staff, and equipment and completing reports. This position is a full-time, 12 month position and is available immediately.
Plans, develops, promotes, implements, assesses and evaluates fitness and wellness events and programs related to the area of responsibility, including group fitness classes, individual and small group personal training, fitness assessments, health and wellness fairs, educational components, and other special events related to fitness and wellness.
Develops and implements operating policies, procedures, standards, risk management procedures, manuals and training for the fitness and wellness programs.
Provides support and oversees the development of 2 student supervisors, approximately 35 Fitness Center Attendants, 10 Certified Personal Trainers, and 15 Certified Group Fitness Instructors.
Assists with establishing a long-term vision and strategic plan of college wellness initiatives.
Remains abreast of National trends within the field of Health and Fitness in order to continually assess the needs of the college community.
Fosters collaborative relationships with university constituents to develop an integrative approach to fitness and wellness programming.
Assists with department, division and campus wide programs and initiatives such as Homecoming, commencement, and orientation.
Manages annual budget of approximately $250,000, monitoring expenses, and developing revenue projection.
Develops programming alternatives and additional sources of revenue production.
Develops new programs and activities that serve students’ needs, fosters student learning, encourages and promotes diversity, and builds campus community, interest and pride.
Develops marketing strategies, promotional materials and social media content in collaboration with Marketing and Communications graduate assistant and student staff to promote and publicize fitness, instructional and wellness programs.
Serves on divisional and college-wide committees.
Position requires working some weekend and evening hours.
Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education, Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Health Science, Recreation or related field accredited by a U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization
Minimum of one year of professional experience or two years as a graduate assistant in fitness and wellness in a recreation facility
Experience teaching group fitness classes and/or personal training
Current certification in personal training or group exercise from a nationally recognized fitness organization (ACSM, NSCF, NASM, AFAA, ACE, NETA etc.)
Strong interpersonal, motivational, communication and relational skills
Ability to work collaboratively with a diverse population
Computer proficiency to prepare marketing information, budgets, reports, and programming materials
Must be able to be First Aid, CPR/AED Instructor Certified within six months of employment
Master’s Degree in Physical Education, Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Health Science, Recreation Sport Management or related field accredited by a U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization
Active member of the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA) or equivalent in a closely related professional organization
CPR/AED and First Aid Instructor certified
Experience with membership based software
Full-time experience working in a collegiate recreation setting
Experience working with websites and software packages (IM Leagues, CollegiateLink, Fusion, Reach, SubItUP)
Additional Salary Information: Excellent benefits package including paid health, dental, and visions insurances, retirement, and paid time off.
Internal Number: 494020
About The College at Brockport
The College at Brockport & the Greater Rochester Area
Founded in 1835, The College at Brockport offers both a wide selection of liberal arts majors and a strong group of professional programs. Brockport’s graduate programs constitute the largest graduate division among the SUNY comprehensive colleges. A long-standing leader in international education, Brockport partners with some of the world’s most distinguished institutions including Oxford, Cambridge, Leiden, and Sandstone Universities. The College currently enrolls nearly 7000 undergraduate and 1400 graduate students. The entering first-year students class has an SAT average of over 1100 and an 86 percent first to second year retention rate. Points of pride within Enrollment Management and Student Affairs include our comprehensive student leadership development program; our residential learning program and living-learning communities; our first-year, sophomore and transfer student experience programs; our new special events recreation center; and our divisional assessment efforts. To learn more about The College at Brockport and our division, please explore www.brockport.edu.
Located on the historic Erie Canal, Brockport, N...Y, is just 15 miles west of Rochester and rests on a 435-acre campus that occupies gently rolling terrain and wooded areas. With a population of more than one million, the greater Rochester area is a major business, exporting, cultural, educational, and sporting center that ranks among the upper echelon of large metropolitan areas across the nation. It is home to Fortune 500 companies Bausch & Lomb, Eastman Kodak, and Xerox, as well as other leading international corporations. From the Eastman Theater concert hall, Geva Theater Center (plays), The Little and Dryden Theaters (art and classical movies) and the renowned Strong Museum, to stylish dance clubs, chic restaurants and performance areas – the Festival Tent, Blue Cross Arena, Frontier Field (professional baseball), PAETEC Park (professional soccer), and the Riverside Convention Center – and Rochester’s many urban amenities, make living in the area desirable. Quality schools, affordable city and suburban housing, shopping centers and great opportunities for two career families are abundant.