Type of Position: Casual

Rate of Pay: As per experience, according to the Fitness Industry Award

Position Objective: The role of a Fitness Instructor/ Trainer is to provide professional supervision and training services to clients using the fitness services offered at the Macksville Memorial Aquatic & Fitness Centre. This includes the use of; cardio equipment, pin-loaded machines, free weights and group fitness activities.

A major function within this role is to provide advice, guidance, education and the delivery of customised services to our valued clients. We are proud to offer modern program choices, across all facets of our fitness business and we strive to maintain a high level of customer retention whilst doing so.

We are seeking candidates who are appropriately skilled, enthusiastic and willing to be a Team Member.


  • Proven capacity to undertake responsibilities as directed
  • Willingness to show initiative
  • Proven ability to work effectively within a Team Environment (share ideas and experiences openly)
  • An enthusiastic and positive personality - that will infect our clients to achieve and/ or maintain a Healthy Lifestyle


  • Set-up, pack away and maintain equipment in a safe and hygienic manner
  • Ensure responsibility for attending assigned shifts and following the correct procedures when at work
  • Complete daily shift reports and other documentation as required
  • Create programs for Clients and assess their achievements
  • Provide education about best practice fitness activities
  • Develop and deliver group fitness classes
  • Develop and deliver personal training services

Safety and Supervision

  • Supervise and control patrons using the facility and equipment
  • Monitor the safety of Clients and, ensure a clean & safe environment always


Customer Service

  • Conduct health planning/ screening with new Clients or as required
  • Support membership retention and marketing strategies
  • Communicate with Clients and advise them about their personal fitness programs and service needs
  • Establish a friendly and professional relationships with Clients


  • Wear appropriate uniform. (eg, corporate clothing, footwear, name badge)
  • Enforcing facility rules in accordance with policies and procedures
  • Contribute to planning and promotional activities


  • Minimum Certificate III Fitness or higher qualification
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Working with Children Check
  • Group Fitness program delivery experience / qualifications (not essential, but will be viewed favourably)


  • Send your 1-page cover letter and 2-page resume (maximum) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
  • Applications Close: When positions are filled
  • We want applications from people serious about working within the Fitness Industry only