BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Contract Instructor - Fitness

Competition No.: 2018-FIT
Duration: Contract Instructor
Salary: $28.00 - $36.00 per hour
Last Updated: 8/26/19 3:47 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 to lead fitness classes. The Contract Fitness Instructor will lead exercise programs for adults and seniors, focusing on functional exercises, balance, agility, cardiovascular fitness, strength and flexibility. The incumbent will also perform related work as required.

Applicants must hold a current BCRPA certificate or related equivalent with one or more fitness-related modules, i.e. Group Fitness, Older Adult, Osteofit, Weight Training, Pilates and Yoga Fitness and have experience planning and leading group fitness and/or cycle classes.  Other related duties will include communicating with program coordinators as well as program/equipment set up and tear down. Other qualifications include First Aid certification or CPR Level C, Group Fitness certification, 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.

This posting will remain open until all positions are filled.

Check out our website at to apply!

Applicants under consideration will required to consent to a Criminal Record Search

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

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

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Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation
Posted: January 20, 2020, 7:39 am
Expires: February 19, 2020, 11:59 pm