Thursday, 22 February 2018

Job at APC Hotel And Conference Center, Gym Attendant

Gym Attendant

Kinondoni, Ubungo Dar Es Salaam
Job brief

The fitness attendant instructs recreation center patrons in the effective use of a wide variety of cardio and fitness equipment, monitors orderly operation of the fitness room, and provides routine maintenance to fitness equipment. Demonstrates a commitment to personal guest service excellence

  • Assists in the development of division health and wellness programs. Maintains health records on all fitness room users. Ensures center rules, safety standards and sanitation requirements are followed. Assists in the emergency action plan implementation.
  • Provides customer assistance as needed. Provides instruction to patrons in the proper use of the facility equipment to include cardiovascular equipment. Monitors fitness room to ensure smooth flow of patrons through exercise circuits. Performs routine daily maintenance tasks such as cleaning equipment, filing fitness cards and minor repairs on facility equipment.
  • Documents and reports all accidents and incidents in the fitness room. Aids patrons in daily operation of equipment and answers questions concerning operation of equipment. Documents and reports all equipment malfunctions and safety hazards to center administrator. Schedules orientations for patrons.
  • Answers telephone inquiries promptly and professionally, and channel to appropriate person for assistance
  • Assists in the inventory and requisitioning of supplies and parts for the fitness room.
  • Greets guests and members in a friendly and efficient manner, escort them as required
  • Prevents accidents through enforcements of policies, rules, and regulations
  • Works with related hotel departments to ensure efficiency in meeting guest needs
  • Reports any unusual occurrences or requests to the manager or supervisor
  • Assists in the operation of all fitness department and pool areas as required
  • Maintains the facility in peak sanitary condition at all times
  • Assists members/ guests with use of the Hotel recreation places
  • Maintains accurate records as required by hotel and municipality regulations
  • Follows Occupational Health and Safety regulations
  • Reports suspicious people, behavior, and vehicles to Hotels Security
  • Ensures adherence to APC Hotel’s Code of Ethics


  • Previous Hospitality experience preferred
  • CPR and First Aid certification preferred
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem-solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times


  • Collaboration Skills
  • Customer/Client Focus
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Ethical Conduct.
  • Work Environment
  • This job operates in a gym and in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and standard gym equipment, like weights, weight machines, treadmills, stationary bikes, elliptical and other similar machines.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift or move up to 200 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

How to Apply:

  • Please send your cover letter and CV through email:
  • Due to the large number of inquiries we receive, only candidates who have met the required experience & qualifications for this position will be contacted.
  • We may wish to retain your CV in our database for other/future opportunities, unless you direct us otherwise. Thank you very much for your interest.

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