Assistant Fitness Programmer - City of Delta

One of the sunniest regions in BC's Lower Mainland, Delta embraces three unique communities - Ladner, North Delta and Tsawwassen.  The City of Delta is looking for dedicated individuals to join our team and share in our commitment to lead the way in public service excellence.

Assistant Fitness Programmer

The City of Delta is seeking passionate, enthusiastic individuals to create an impact with their leadership and commitment to wellness. We are looking for individuals with strong customer service and leadership skills who are committed to deliver first class fitness opportunities in our community. In this role you will ensure customer satisfaction by anticipating and exceeding customer expectations while providing diverse fitness programs.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides information to patrons on the use of the centre, programs and services, use of equipment and general rules of conduct; ensures for the safety of patrons utilizing the facility and supervises the use of the fitness related recreation areas.
  • Assist in the development, implementation and supervision of recreational and instructional fitness programs and events.
  • Participates in supervising, training, mentoring and evaluating the work of staff; assists in ensuring the maintenance of established standards of performance and safety.
  • Provides guidance to patrons in the use of exercise equipment and is responsible for the effective use and assists in coordinating maintenance of fitness equipment or facilities.
  • Provides a variety of clerical assistance, such as maintaining records of program and staff schedules, making data entries to Xplor Recreation and tracking attendance and inventory, preparing seasonal program schedules.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Completion of the Grade 12, supplemented by courses in weight training, group fitness and/or personal training, plus sound related experience including some related supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • Sound knowledge of teaching methods and leadership techniques emphasizing quality in fitness instruction
  • Valid Class 5 Driver's License for the Province of British Columbia
  • First Aid & CPR C Certificate
  • BCRPA Supervisor of Fitness Leaders Certificate
  • Ability to communicate effectively with participants and maintain effective working relationships with staff, volunteers and the general public.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a culturally diverse community setting.

The City of Delta provides a competitive salary of $26.87 - $31.56 per hour + 12% in lieu of vacation, public holidays and benefits. Interested applicants are requested to apply online at, to competition number #22- 199 EX by December 9, 2022.

Protecting the health and safety of our community and employees remains our number one priority. The City of Delta is committed to taking every precaution reasonable in the circumstances to protect the health and safety of workers from the hazard of COVID-19. The City has implemented a vaccination policy for all employees.

All new employees with the City of Delta are required to provide proof of vaccination from COVID-19, as a condition of employment. The City of Delta will evaluate and accommodate employees who are unable to be vaccinated against COVID-19 either through medical or human rights exemptions.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those under consideration will be contacted.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets must be submitted with your application.

Preferred candidates will be required to submit a Police Information Check.

Organization: City of Delta
Location: Delta, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Parks & Recreation, Program Management/Services
Posted: November 10, 2022, 9:53 am
Expires: December 9, 2022, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $26.87 to $31.56 Hour

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