Fitness Specialist

Cleveland Clinic

Weston, FL

Job posting number: #7116717 (Ref:ccf17136075)

Posted: November 22, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Join the Cleveland Clinic team, where you will work alongside passionate caregivers and provide patient-first healthcare. Cleveland Clinic is recognized as the No. 4 hospital in the nation, according to the U.S. and World News Report. At Cleveland Clinic, you will work alongside passionate and dedicated caregivers, receive endless support and appreciation, and build a rewarding career with one of the most respected healthcare organizations in the world.

As a Fitness Specialist, you will assist with the daily supervision and administration of exercise activities for oncology patients.

Cleveland Clinic provides what matters most: career growth, delivering world-class care to our patients, continuous learning, exceptional benefits and working for an organization that offers many long-term career paths. Join us and experience a culture where opportunities to advance and the support to get there go hand-in-hand.


  • Supervises exercise activities, monitors exercising participants and interacts with members to ensure that exercise programs are carried out in a safe and effective manner.
  • Creates, implements and evaluates incentive programs to enhance exercise adherence and retention.
  • Assists with the development and instruction of group exercise classes.
  • Teaches participants on class method, purpose and procedures. Carries out other projects and duties as assigned by department supervisor.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or GED. Bachelor's Degree required.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in exercise-related field preferred.


  • N/A


  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
  • First-Aid, ACE and CSCS preferred.
  • Appropriate certification as determined by classes, e.g., NDEITA, ACE, or any current professional certification from a nationally recognized organization in the health/fitness industry preferred.

Complexity of Work:

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Work Experience:

  • One year experience in a Fitness Center environment with a background in program management and/or exercise testing desirable.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to maneuver, carry, lift, bend, stoop, swim, walk and sit for extended periods of time.

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required. 

By embracing and understanding the diversity EVERY ONE brings, Cleveland Clinic has created an inclusive culture that promotes innovation, growth, and new ideas. This has enhanced our ability to attract the best global talent to provide the best patient experience possible. Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment.

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Job posting number:#7116717 (Ref:ccf17136075)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Cleveland Clinic
United States
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