POOL - CRT (Cardio/Resistance Training) Specialist Stdnt Hrly/Wrk Stdy - 11904BR

POOL - CRT (Cardio/Resistance Training) Specialist Stdnt Hrly/Wrk Stdy

Recreation Services
University of Kansas - Lawrence
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Job Description

Responsible for the daily operations of the Cardiovascular/Resistance Training areas; weekday and weekend hours including early morning, afternoon, evenings and/or late evenings. An assistant must be certified in CPR/AED or become certified within four weeks after being appointed. Duties will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assisting participants with questions about utilizing the equipment
  • Towel Service- cleaning, distributing
  • Reporting repair and maintenance requests
  • Daily and weekly cleaning duties of all cardiovascular/resistance training equipment as assigned
  • Attend all staff meetings, trainings and deep cleaning
  • Risk management of CRT areas which includes utilizing radio
  • Ensuring proper technique of participants when utilizing fitness equipment
  • Knowledge of various exercises for different muscle groups
  • Assisting participants with use of lockers and ensuring they are unlocked for use
  • Ability to demonstrate use of all cardiovascular/resistance training equipment
  • Enforcing policies and procedures
  • Monitoring use of all cardiovascular/resistance training equipment
  • Completing shift reports
  • Obtain and maintain proper CPR/AED certification
  • Participation in “Rec Alert” CPR/AED drills
  • Maintaining a safe environment of CRT (picking up plates, additional weights, cable accessories and dumbbells)
  • Turning on/off 32 TVs
  • Ensuring emergency door is not blocked by participants working out
  • Answer participant questions and refer them to individuals when needed

Required Qualifications

  • Experience using cardiovascular and resistance training equipment including selectorized machines, plate loaded machines and free weights as evidenced by application materials.
  • Enrolled in 6 credit hours at KU during the academic year.
  • Excellent communication skills as evidenced by application materials/interview.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience working in a recreation center, weight room, health club or gym setting. Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Health or related major.
  • Self-starter and takes initiative.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Experience in conflict resolution.

Additional Candidate Instructions

Work Schedule:

  • Between the hours of: Monday-Thursday 5:15am-12:15am, Friday 5:15am- 12:15am, Saturday 9am-10pm and Sunday 9am-12:15am.
  • Will be scheduled to work at least one shift every other weekend.
  • Average Hours Per Week 5-10

Completed Application Requirements: Online application, application questionnaire, cover letter and resume.

Will continue to review applications until all positions are filled.

Contact Information to Applicants

Regina Casner

Advertised Salary Range

$7.90 per hour

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Recreation Services
University of Kansas - Lawrence
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