Discover the Island University, the only university in the nation located on its own island, at the heart of the Texas Gulf Coast. With palm tree-lined pathways throughout the campus, nearby natural wetlands, a scenic hike-and-bike trail and a pristine view of the beach and bays, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is a first-choice institution.
Offering more than 80 of the most popular degree programs in the state, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi has been proudly providing a solid academic reputation, renowned faculty and highly-rated degree programs since 1947. The University is also a part of the distinguished Texas A&M System.
The Fitness and Wellness Coordinator is responsible for delivering needed and expected fitness/wellness programs to the university community. They are an instrumental individual in administering the wellness initiative as well.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Administer Fitness and Wellness Programs to include group exercise, personal training, wellness seminars, employee wellness program, student wellness program and special events for the University community. Write, evaluate, implement, and support policies for program.
Administer budget and purchase equipment for area of responsibility. Handle cash when necessary.
Responsible for Risk Management for program area.
Serve on University committees.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Experience developing fitness instructors and/or personal trainers.
Group Fitness Instructor and/or Personal Trainer Certification by a nationally recognized agency.
Intermediate skills in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
Bachelor’s in Sports Administration, Kinesiology or related field.
Master’s in Sports Administration or related field.
One (1) year experience developing fitness instructors and/or personal trainers.
Experience with large facility.
Certified Personal Trainer, CPR, First Aid, AED Instructor, NIRSARCRSP, or Registered Dietitian
About Texas A&M Corpus Christi
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is a vibrant, regional comprehensive Hispanic Serving Institution that combines a heritage of teaching excellence with innovation in research and community engagement. The beautiful natural setting of our Island University is enhanced by modern buildings, an extensive library, a magnificent Performing Arts Center, NCAA sports, recreational facilities, and many amenities that support an enjoyable quality of life. Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is the only University in the nation located on its own island with palm trees lining pathways throughout the 240-acre campus.