Job Opportunities
Support Staff, The Pulse Fitness Centre

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

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.

We are now accepting applications for the 2019-20 school year.

Please click the Application Form button in the top-right of this screen. The deadline to submit applications is Friday February 15th, 2019 at 11:59pm. We appreciate your application; however, due to the high volume of applicants only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Should you have any questions regarding the position or about the Pulse in general, please speak with a support staff at the front desk of the Pulse or contact us at thepulse@mcmaster.ca. Thank you!


Job Details

Term:

Fall/Winter 2019-20

Scheduled Hours:

Min. 6-8 hours/week

Salary:

$14.00/hour

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 to maintain the facilities
  • Participate in social media promotion of McMaster recreation's services and philosophy
  • 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 the health and fitness industry
    • A positive attitude

We are now accepting applications for the 2019-20 school year.

Please click the Application Form button in the top-right of this screen. The deadline to submit applications is Friday February 15th, 2019 at 11:59pm. We appreciate your application; however, due to the high volume of applicants only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Should you have any questions regarding the position or about the Pulse in general, please speak with a support staff at the front desk of the Pulse or contact us at thepulse@mcmaster.ca. Thank you!

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
  • Positively contribute to the McMaster communicty by creating a great atmosphere at the athletic centre
  • Interact with like-minded people and get to know McMaster’s Athletics & Recreation Department
  • On-campus job means flexible hours, a comfortable work environment, and new friends!