• Fitness and Wellness Specialist

    Job Locations US-NC-Cary
    Requisition ID
    Administrative and General
    Visa Sponsorship
    Travel Requirements
  • Overview

    Germany SAS


    The SAS Recreation and Fitness Center is looking to add an experienced, passionate and motivated individual to their team. This opportunity is at our World Headquarters in Cary, NC. On a day-to-day basis you will be researching, developing, organizing and implementing a variety of programs within the areas of Aquatics, Employee Services, Fitness, Leisure, Recreation, Sports, and Wellness.


    A Fitness and Wellness Specialist:

    • Teaches a variety of aerobics/exercise classes including yoga.
    • Develops individual personal training programs for employees, their families and domestic partners; conducts orientations by instructing participants.
    • Generates ideas for new fitness and wellness programs.
    • Assists with maintenance and improvements to current Recreation and Fitness Center (RFC) employee programs.
    • Leads wellness seminars (“Lunch and Learns”) and wellness classes and programs.
    • Advises participants on program and class procedures and policies.
    • Monitors activities in the RFC, including locker room traffic. Ensures that the facilities and equipment are used properly.
    • Performs general office duties: answering phone calls, handling employee questions and requests, assisting in facility preparation for specific activities, making copies, and selling merchandise.
    • Assists with the general maintenance of facilities. Maintains facility equipment as required.
    • May organize and direct special events, leisure activities, athletic programs, discount services and wellness events.


    Essential Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Good knowledge of recreation and fitness program development
    • Good planning and organizational skills
    • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with a diverse population
    • Good verbal and written communication skills
    • Must be a strong team player
    • Ability to work nights and weekends and occasionally irregular hours


    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Physical Education, Recreation or related field. Program certifications related to area of assignment (Fitness, Aquatics, Sports)
    • Two years of programming experience with fitness/wellness programs.
    • Experience teaching group exercise classes including yoga.


    Preferred Experience:

    • Customer service experience
    • CPR Certification
    • Personal Training, Group Fitness and Yoga certifications



    SAS looks not only for the right skills, but also for a cultural fit. We seek colleagues who will contribute to the unique culture that makes SAS such a great place to work. We look for the total candidate: technical skills, culture fit, relationship skills, problem solvers, good communicators and, of course, innovators. Candidates must be ready to make an impact.


    Additional Information:

    To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.SAS is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified  applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. The level of this position will be determined based on the applicant's education, skills and experience. Resumes may be considered in the order they are received. SAS employees performing certain job functions may require access to technology or software subject to export or import regulations. To comply with these regulations, SAS may obtain nationality or citizenship information from applicants for employment. SAS collects this information solely for trade law compliance purposes and does not use it to discriminate unfairly in the hiring process.


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