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Support Staff, The Pulse Fitness Centre

Support Staff represent the Pulse at the front desk. Support Staf help create a positive space and inviting environment to foster new and returning members in living healhty active lifestyles. 

OUR MISSION At the Pulse, it is our mission to establish and maintain a safe and inviting environment through education and innovation. Professional fitness staff and quality programming will inspire and motivate members to take a proactive approach to health and fitness. We will strive to empower the community to discover their personal best in body, mind and spirit.

OUR VISION To establish ourselves as leaders in the fitness industry through: continuing education, progressive research, and ongoing innovation. We will seek recognition for professionalism, quality programming, and staff and member satisfaction. Our ultimate goal is to create a thinking place with your heart in mind.

Job Details


Fall/Winter 2018-19

Scheduled Hours:

Min. 6-8 hours/week



Job duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Greeting members and answering questions about the Pulse services and offerings
  • Checking memberships and ensuring members are adhering to Pulse dress code, rules and gym etiquette
  • Distributing equipment and checking that all pieces are returned/accounted for
  • Performing daily duties (on shift) and attending monthly staff meeting/trainings 

Working to provide a safe, enjoyable and efficiently operated fitness centre for our student, faculty, staff and community members is of the utmost importance.

  • Standard First Aid and CPR C (required once hired)
  • Candidates should possess:
    • strong customer service skills
    • enthusiasm for health and fitness field
    • positive attitude

Applications Closed (Deadline to apply for Fall/Winter 2018-2019 was 11:59pm Monday February 26th)

Why work with us?

  • Opportunity to expand your knowledge and keep up-to-date on trends in fitness
  • Assume a leadership role and inspire others to pursue healthy living
  • Improve your own workouts by planning programs and classes for Pulse members
  • Interact with like-minded people and get to know McMaster’s Athletics & Recreation Department
  • On-campus job means flexible hours, comfortable work environment, and new friends!