BC Local Government Job Posting Service

City of Surrey

Community Services Assistant 2 - Weight Room Attendant & Personal Trainers

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We are looking for certified Personal Trainers and Weight Room Attendants that love fitness, motivating people and are committed to providing great customer service to teach a variety of classes at recreation facilities across the City.
This is an auxiliary position which may include weekends, weekdays, and/or evening shifts. We offer a dynamic work environment and excellent opportunities to advance.

Employment Status

Personal Trainer – Non-Union Instructor – Auxiliary
Community Services Assistant 2 – Weight Room Attendant – CUPE - Auxiliary


Personal Trainers:

  • Instruct Personal Training sessions for all levels and experiences and will be able to motivate an lead large groups – from beginners to long time training enthusiasts.
  • Develop and design exercise programs to assist participants in reaching their health and fitness goals.
  • Demonstrate proper form and techniques and use clear instructions for participants.
  • Provide and safe and welcoming environment.
  • Offer adaptations to accommodate specific skill levels.

Community Services Assistant 2 – Weight Room Attendants:
  • Weight room attending, including front desk reception, visitor services, information delivery and facility security/maintenance.
  • Maintaining program areas.
  • Set up and take down of equipment.
  • Offer assistance and information to participants as needed.
  • Ensure weight room is safe and hazard free.
  • Spot Clean.


Personal Trainers:

  • Proof of Personal Training certification or BCAK registered Kinesiologist and currently registered with a  recognized organization (BCPRA, BACK, CSEP or CFES).
  • Current Emergency First Aid and CPR Level A Certificate.

Community Services Assistant 2 – Weight Room Attendants:
  • Completed grade 12 (must be able to provide a copy).
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR Level A certificate (must be able to provide a copy).
  • Proof of weight training or personal training certificate.
  • Currently registered with a recognized organization (BCRPA, BACK, CSEP or CFES).

Other Information

Approximate Recruitment Timeline

Accepting Applications
April 1 to 28

Reviewing Applications
April 29

Demo Dates / Interviewing
May 7, 9, 10

References and Police Information Checks

Extending Employment Offers

Training Commences

Conditions of Employment
A practical demonstration of teaching skills will be a required component of the screening process.
Applicants must be able to successfully pass a Police Information Check.

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply at to Job ID 2867. Posting will remain posted until April 28, 2019.

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Location: Surrey, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Community Services
Posted: April 5, 2019, 2:48 pm
Expires: April 28, 2019, 4:30 pm