Student Engagement Coordinator of Fitness and Wellness
Arizona State University
Sun Devil Fitness DPC
Campus: Downtown Phoenix
$32,663 - $36,000 per year; DOE
Days and Schedule: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm; weekend and evenings will be required.
Being a part of Wellness at ASU as the Student Engagement Coordinator of Fitness and Wellness means uniquely engaging in our mission of building an ASU student community that embraces physical, mental, spiritual, and social well-being of self and others as a hallmark of the Sun Devil Experience. We do this through the Sun Devil Way, exemplifying achievement, engagement, and responsibility.
As an integral part of Wellness at ASU, the engagement team is leading the way in providing personalized frameworks for students to establish and maintain positive health habits at ASU and beyond. We do this by, assessing student health and wellness needs, providing a variety of programs and building environments that promote healthy living, decision-making and student engagement for students to ultimately be better equipped to succeed in their academics, career and in their personal lives. The Fitness and Health Education Coordinator will also have the unique opportunity to oversee our holistic student development initiatives and program marketing efforts.
This position is responsible for developing student employees through the expansion and delivery of engagement programs and services focused on health education and fitness, at all locations. While this position will be working primarily at the ASU Downtown Campus, in Phoenix AZ, the Fitness and Health Education Coordinator works in a team of Sun Devil Fitness professionals, from all four ASU locations, focused on delivering health education, fitness and student development programs for all of the ASU student population.
Engage, develop, hire, train, schedule, and evaluate dynamic student team that consists of student coordinators, student managers, fitness supervisors, group wellness instructors, and personal trainers.
Design and implement development and leadership opportunities for student employees.
Create dynamic and consistent programming that promotes student community and meets the changing needs of the ASU student body.
Assist with the planning and coordination of the personal trainer and group wellness instructor prep courses.
Manage the organization of the group wellness schedule at the Downtown Phoenix location.
Develop a collaborative relationship with clubs and organizations on campus to provide support and expertise to aid in programing initiatives
Build relationships with the College of Health Solutions and maintain partnerships established with health-related areas of study
Enforce program and facility policies correctly and consistently and ensure a high level of risk management is present in the programs and services.
Provide ongoing assessment and evaluation of programs and services.
Provide excellent customer service at all times.
Exhibit outstanding problem-solving skills by addressing unexpected issues with limited supervision.
Additional opportunities include assisting with: marketing and outreach, wellness and nutrition program oversight, budgeting and purchasing, and human resources.
Perform other duties as specified by the Associate Director, and Executive Director of Sun Devil Fitness.
Administration Job Duties:
Provide input in all areas of Sun Devil Fitness as a collaborative and team effort.
Cultivate an inclusive and diverse environment for student participants and staff.
Address patron comments, concerns, behaviors and conduct issues as necessary and with outstanding customer service.
Assist with creating, forecasting, monitoring and allocating the various budgets associated with Personal Training, Group Wellness and the associated programs and facilities for each.
Assist with purchasing and maintenance of program equipment and supplies.
Conduct an on-going review and implementation of risk management policies and procedures.
Job location is primarily at the Downtown Phoenix Campus; however, the incumbent will be required to periodically travel to other ASU campuses to perform work and to assess programs.
Bachelor's degree in field appropriate to area of assignment AND two years administrative/coordinator program experience; OR, Six years of progressively responsible administrative/coordinator program experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
Evidence of a Master's degree in Higher Education, Social/Behavioral Sciences, Recreation, Leisure Studies, Sports Management, or related field experiences
Experience supervising, training, developing and evaluating student employees.
Experience initiating collaborations with university and community partnerships.
Experience cultivating an inclusive, safe and diverse environment for student participants and staff.
Experience with student leadership development in a higher education setting.
Experience in higher education fitness programming.
Evidence of Group Wellness or Personal Training Certification from a nationally recognized fitness organization
Demonstrated knowledge of point of sale software and tracking systems such as Fusion and Salesforce
Experience working with Microsoft Office Programs
Evidence of current CPR/AED and First Aid Certification or willing to obtain in the first thirty (30) days
Evidence of current American Red Cross CPR/AED and First Aid Instructor Certification or willing to obtain in first thirty (30) days
Work in a fast-paced environment
Sit or stand for prolonged periods of time
Lift up to 35 pounds
Communicate to perform essential duties
Educational Outreach and Student Services (EOSS) is committed to enrolling all qualified students at Arizona State University and assisting them in their academic success. EOSS provides a broad range of services and support to students and prospective students ranging from outreach efforts with K-12 schools, orientation programs for new freshman, bridge programs to assist the transition to a university environment, and a wide variety of services, programs and activities for enrolled students. EOSS has direct responsibility for multiple departments across four campuses, some of which include the Dean of Students, University Housing, Health Services, Counseling Services, Disability Resources, the Memorial Union, Upward Bound and TRiO programs, Sun Devil Fitness, Student Government, Student Media, Career Services and others.
Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 90,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.
AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.
Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.
Employment Verification Statement
ASU conducts pre-employment screening which may include verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.
Background Check Statement
ASU conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the background check.
Fingerprint Check Statement
This position is considered safety/security sensitive and will include a fingerprint check. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the fingerprint check.
Instructions to Apply
Application deadline is 3:00PM Arizona time on the date indicated.
Please include all employment information in month/year format (e.g., 6/88 to 8/94), job title, job duties and name of employer for each position.
Resume should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge and experience meets the Minimum and Desired qualifications of this position.
ASU does not pay for travel expenses associated with interviews, unless otherwise indicated.
Only electronic applications are accepted for this position.
To apply, please go to www.asu.edu/asujobs under Careers at ASU, click “External Staff” and enter ReqID# 52389BR or go directly to:
Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 70,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.