Fitness Coordinator

Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services - Saint John, NB (30+ days ago)

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Competition: MTL-2020-05

Open to:
This Category II position is open to all interested parties.

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Fitness Coordinator

St-Jean Garrisons

Permanent Full Time Position
Available as a secondment opportunity CAT I unionized NPF employees

Available as an acting appointment opportunity for non-unionized NPF employees
Temporary employment opportunity for external applicants

The anticipated term of this position is for a minimum 6 months or more

Who We Are:CFMWS is committed to enhancing the morale and welfare of the military community, ultimately
contributing to the operational readiness and effectiveness of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF). We pride
ourselves on being part of the Defence Team. For more information on who we are, please visit us at

Job Summary:
Under the direction of the Fitness and sports manager, the Fitness & Sports Coordinator plans, organizes, and

coordinates the operations and delivery of Base/Wing/Unit (B/W/U) fitness and sports programs. She/he monitors,

evaluates, and recommends improvements to B/W/U fitness, sports and regional sports programs. She/he authorizes

and administers financial transactions/commitments within an approved budget. She/he designs conditioning

activities and skill instruction to reflect B/W/U physical fitness training requirements and conducts fitness evaluations.

The Fitness & Sports Coordinator also coaches, manages, or officiates military sports teams or leagues on an as

required basis.

Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education, Sports Administration, Recreation, Exercise Physiology, Exercise

Sciences, or in a related field


College diploma or certificate in Exercise Sciences, Sports Administration, Recreation Management, Leisure

Services, or a related field AND some years of experience in sports and recreation administration or a

related field


Current CPR and Basic First Aid qualifications

Current CSEP Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) qualification

Current National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) in two sports

Current National Lifeguard Service Certificate (NLS) qualifications, as required


Language requirement: Bilingual Essential

Second Official Language Proficiency
(English and French)

Reading Comprehension #2

Written expression #2

Oral interaction #2

Level: N/A (No proficiency), 1(Basic), 2(Functional), 3(Advanced), 4(Professional)

Experience Requirements:
In planning, organizing, coordinating the operations and delivery of physical fitness and sports programs

In applying policies, procedures, regulations, and applicable legislation

In evaluating physical fitness

In preparing and conducting physical fitness training sessions

In preparing and administering tournaments and sporting events

In officiating sporting events and/or athletic competitions

In budget administration

In coaching sports

In personnel administration

In using software for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, databases, e-mail, and Internet


Benefits Available: Defined Benefit Pension Plan & Savings plans (TFSA, RRSPs), Educational Assistance,
Accessible facilities on base (i.e. Fitness facility, Swimming pool, etc.), Canex Privileges

Salary: $55 150 - $64 880 per annum

Security: Reliability Status

NPF employees must demonstrate the following shared competencies: client service, organizational knowledge,
communication, innovation, teamwork and leadership.

Employment Equity: NPF is strongly committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce reflective of Canadian

society. Therefore, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates to voluntarily self-identify on their

application if they are members of a designated group (i.e. a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability

or a visible minority).

Start Date: as soon as possible at August 31th 2020

Posting Date: January 21th 2020
Application Deadline: 23:59 hrs Pacific Time on January 28th 2020

Application Submission: Submit resume to NPF HR Office quoting competition MTL-2020-05. Email: or online:

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will
be contacted.