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Recreation Instructors – Fitness (Various Class Formats)

Parks, Recreation and Culture Services Casual, On-call Positions 


The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in B.C. with home to more than 150,000 residents. Our municipality continues to grow through development of our green spaces, arts & culture, urban design and state-of-the art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre. 

The City of Coquitlam is seeking enthusiastic, personable, energetic and outgoing fitness professionals to complement our health & wellness team. These casual positions are responsible for the planning and execution of community based fitness classes at the City of Coquitlam recreation facilities.  We are looking to bring on recreation instructors to teach drop-in and registered fitness class formats below:

  • Boot camp/ HIIT Training
  • Choreographed Fitness (i.e. Low Impact)  
  • Cycle
  • Yoga
  • Restorative yoga  
  • Barre
  • POUND
  • Pre/Post Natal  


Requirements – Candidates are required to be available to work mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends.

Basic Qualifications

  • Current BCRPA Fitness Certification registered as a fitness Leader in group fitness or equivalent certification / registration accepted by the City of Coquitlam and/or specialty modules.  
  • Current First Aid, CPR C/AED Certification 


The range of pay is $25.00 - $40.00 per hour.

Ongoing casual opportunities are shortlisted and filled on an as-needed basis only.

If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please submit a resume, your certifications, as well as a proof of level one first aid certification (or equivalent). Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check/Vulnerable Sector Check.   

Please apply online by 5:00 p.m., December 15, 2019 at coquitlam.ca/jobs 

The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: August 29, 2019, 1:45 pm
Expires: December 15, 2019, 5:00 pm