Personal Trainer (Contract Instructor) - City of Burnaby

Personal Trainer (Contract Instructor)

Competition No.:

Contract Instructor

$28.10 - $35.70 per hour


Special Notes:

Various Burnaby Recreation Centres

Last Updated:
7/28/22 12:57 PM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!

Our Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department is looking for passionate and enthusiastic individuals as Personal Trainers (Levels 1, 2 and 3) in our recreation centres to provide personal training programs for youth, adults and older adults, focusing on functional exercises, balance, agility, cardiovascular fitness, strength and flexibility. Personal Trainers will also perform related work as required.

Applicants must hold current registration with BCRPA in Personal Training or related equivalent with one or more fitness-related modules, i.e. Older Adult, Osteofit, Pilates and Yoga Fitness and have experience planning and delivering personal training sessions.  Other related duties include communicating with Program Coordinators as well as program/equipment set up and tear down. Other qualifications include current First Aid certification and CPR Level C and strong customer service and communication skills. This work is suitable to individuals seeking occasional and/or part-time seasonal work. Preference will be given to candidates with prior experience exceeding six months.

Benefits include ongoing professional development and mentorship, scheduling to meet individual needs and the opportunity to work as a part of a dynamic and creative team of Recreation Leaders and supervisors. Our programs have a reputation in the community for excellence, inclusion and fun.

Please apply online at This posting will remain open until filled. 

Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Criminal Records Check.

All external applicants are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of hire.  External applicants who are not able to obtain a COVID-19 vaccine for a reason related to a personal characteristic protected by the BC Human Rights Code can request an accommodation at any time during the recruitment process. City of Burnaby employees can refer to our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for City staff.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted

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Organization: City of Burnaby
Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Parks & Recreation
Posted: March 17, 2023, 6:26 pm
Expires: April 7, 2023, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $28.10 to $35.70 Hour

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