Job no: 531833Position Summary
Department: Health and Wellness
Work type: Staff
Location: Stanislaus - Turlock
Categories: Excluded, Temporary, Part Time, Student Services, On-site (work in-person at business location)
Classified as: Casual Worker
Hourly-intermittent temporary positions on or after November 6, 2023 and ending on or before June 30, 2024 in Campus Recreation. Possibility of reappointment based on budget, department needs, and job performance.
Under the general supervision of the Fitness Coordinator, this position will
promote health, wellness and recreation to the students, staff, and faculty. Serve as a Fitness Instructor.
Duties include but are not limited to:Maintain one or more group fitness exercise classes during the fiscal year including exercise instruction and the distribution, re-organization, cleaning and care of equipment.Communicate regularly with professional staff on programs and with participants and clients according to their needs, schedules, and abilities.Attend regularly scheduled staff meetings and perform other related duties as assigned.Other duties as assigned.Minimum Qualifications
Knowledge and experience within the past twelve (12) months in leading Group Fitness classes.Preferred QualificationsThe ideal candidate should possess a strong background and interest in physical fitness and exercise with one or more certifications through a highly recognized professional organization (ACE, AFAA, ACSM, NSCA, or NASM). Knowledge and experience with a variety of Group Fitness classes preferred. CPR certification preferred.Knowledge, Skills, AbilitiesAbility to communicate with participants about warm-up and cool down exercises, stretching, flexibility, appropriate music, cardiovascular exercise, motivational skills, fun and knowledgeable of exercise safety. The Fitness Instructor should be a highly motivated team player who will have the primary responsibility of the supervision of participants. Ability to assist with the distribution, re-organization, cleaning and care of equipment for group fitness classes. Ability to sustain intense cardiovascular exercise for extended periods.A background check (which may include: fingerprinting, checks of employment records, education records, criminal records, civil records, motor vehicle records, professional licenses, and sex offender registries, as position requires) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can begin employment with the CSU.Physical Requirements
The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Needs to move fitness equipment.Salary Range
Anticipated salary will be $15.00- $17.00 per hour.How to Apply
To be considered, qualified candidates must submit a completed Stanislaus State online employment application, cover letter, and resumé. Applications are accepted electronically only. Please note that failure to completely fill out each section of the online application may result in your application not receiving consideration. To apply online, please click the “Apply Now” button on this page.Application Deadline
OPEN UNTIL FILLED; SCREENING OF APPLICATIONS IS IMMEDIATE AND CONTINUOUS.Criminal Background Clearance Notice
Satisfactory completion of a background check (which includes checks of employment records, education records, criminal records, civil records; and may include motor vehicle records, professional licenses, and sex offender registries, as position requires) is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.Additional InformationCampus & Area
California State University, Stanislaus serves the San Joaquin Valley and is a critical educational resource for a six-county region of approximately 1.5 million people. The University is fully committed to creating a culture of diversity and inclusion – one in which every person in the University community feels safe to express their views without fear of reprisal. Widely recognized for its quality academic programs, the University has 10 nationally accredited programs and 662 faculty members. 94 percent of full-time faculty holds doctorates or terminal degrees in their fields. The University offers 43 undergraduate majors, 16 master's programs, 7 post-graduate credentials, a doctorate in education and serves more than 10,000 students. New instructional facilities have been built for the unique pedagogy of professional programs, laboratory sciences and performing arts.
Stanislaus State continues to receive national recognition with its ranking as one of the best 384 colleges in the nation by The Princeton Review. The University was one of 12 public universities in the nation to be recognized by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities for demonstrating exceptional performance in retention and graduation rates. In addition, U.S. News and World Report ranks Stanislaus State in its top 10 among public universities in the West, while Washington Monthly honored Stanislaus State as the West’s No. 1 university for the money. Stanislaus State also is recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) by the U.S. Department of Education.Clery Act Disclosure
Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the annual security report (ASR), is now available for viewing at https://www.csustan.edu/annual-campus-security-report. The ASR contains the current security and safety-related policy statements, emergency preparedness and evacuation information, crime prevention and sexual assault prevention information, and drug and alcohol prevention programming. The ASR also contains statistics of Clery Act crimes for Stanislaus State for the previous three years. A paper copy of the ASR is available upon request by contacting the office of the Clery Director located at One University Circle, Turlock, CA 95382.Equal Employment Opportunity
The university is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, color, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, covered veteran status, or any other protected status. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083, revised 7/21/17, as a condition of employment.
Applicants requiring necessary accommodations to the application process may contact the Human Resources Department at (209) 667-3351. California Relay Service is available at (800) 735-2922 voice and (800) 735-2929 TDD. As a federal contractor, we are committed to attracting a diverse applicant pool. Please consider completing the Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability form (your response will not be shared with the search committee) at: Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability PDF Form.
CSU Stanislaus hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
The CSU is a state entity whose business operations reside within the State of California. The CSU prohibits hiring employees to perform CSU-related work outside California.
The individuals who appear to be the best qualified for this position will be contacted by telephone or email for an interview.INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS ANNOUNCEMENT MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE
Advertised: September 19, 2023 (3:30 PM) Pacific Daylight Time
Applications close: Open until filled