PERSONAL TRAINER, Fitness Instructor and Wellness Centre Attendant – AUXILIARY COMPETITION NUMBER 21-19

June 8, 2021
Closing Date: 
August 13, 2021 - 4:00PM

PERSONAL TRAINER, Fitness Instructor and Wellness Centre Attendant – AUXILIARY   COMPETITION NUMBER 21-19

Hours vary weekly and range from 2-40 depending on program need and availability.

Located next to downtown Victoria, the Township of Esquimalt, with a population of over 17,000, is home to Canada’s Pacific Naval Fleet. The community boasts extensive amenities including beautiful parks and beaches, scenic waterfront walkways as well as modern recreational facilities, schools, and commercial services.

We are looking to hire one or two people who have the qualifications to do lead personal training, teach fitness classes and work in the wellness centre. Please review duties and qualifications below. If you meet the criteria, please send your resume and cover letter to the contact at the bottom of the page.


This position requires you to:

  • Lead private, semi-private and small group personal training sessions/programs for patrons of Esquimalt Recreation Centre
  • Instruct a variety of fitness classes including: circuit, strength and condition, aerobic, step, HIIT, Bootcamp….
  • Supervise the Wellness Centre (weight room) which includes maintaining a healthy and safe environment for the patrons, cleaning and maintaining equipment, leading orientations and fitness assessments, following public health orders when applicable, and other related duties.
  • Share passion and enthusiasm for fitness and health.
  • Be able to promote programs and services of the Esquimalt Recreation Centre as part of the fitness team.
  • Provide excellent customer service.


The preferred candidate will have:

  • BCRPA Personal Trainer Certification or Equivalent (CSEP, NASM, ACE etc..)
  • BCRPA Group Fitness Certification or Equivalent (CSEP, NASM, ACE etc..)
  • 2 years experience as a Personal Trainer or Fitness Instructor or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Current First Aid and CPR-C
  • Current Criminal Record Check

$29.70-$32.12 per hour (2021 Rates) per hour plus 14% in lieu of benefits
This posting will remain open until filled

Applications are to be submitted to

Please submit your resume and covering letter quoting competition no. 21-19 to: [email protected].

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.