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Wellness Assistant (#WLNSASGENI) GENI
$13.38-$21.25 Hourly / $2,319.20-$3,683.33 Monthly / $27,830.40-$44,200.00 Yearly


Assists at either the County's Wellness Center or at one of the senior centers coordinating or conducting a variety of health/wellness programs and events. Ensures quality control and provides services to participants using fitness equipment while providing excellent customer service.


Graduation from High School or possession of a GED certificate; and

At least one year of experience with recreational, social, health, aging services, or wellness programs.

Current CPR/Basic Life Support, AED, and First Aid Certification.


  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals


  • Knowledge in health and wellness education, CPR, First Aid, and AED.
  • Knowledge in the use and maintenance of recreational, exercise, and fitness equipment.
  • Knowledge of departmental policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of basic office practices and procedures.
  • Knowledge of customer service practices and procedures.
  • Skill in organizing and planning activities.
  • Ability to assess health and wellness program needs and prepare corresponding programs.
  • Ability to schedule, coordinate, and conduct health and wellness programs for participants.
  • Ability communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to use a computer and related software.
  • Ability to lift 45 pounds.
  • Ability to bend, stoop, kneel, stretch, and reach.


Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform one or more of the activities described below.

  • Assists in planning, organizing, documenting, and implementing health/wellness programming/events for participants. Tracks attendance, participation, and feedback.
  • Processes membership applications and registers participants for appropriate health/wellness programs.
  • May conduct or assist with group and individual health and wellness seminars, workshops, and screenings.
  • May assist with community outreach and seek out community partnerships to expand health and wellness program offerings.
  • Maintains inventory, submits requests, and dispenses program supplies.
  • May create and update documents and reports necessary for marketing, accountability, and evaluation of wellness programs.
  • Enforces membership policies and procedures.
  • Re-racks weights and maintains cleanliness of equipment and center.
  • Performs quality control of workout equipment at the facility.
  • Monitors participants and ensures safety of employees and equipment at the facility.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.  

This classification description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as an all inclusive list of the duties associated with a particular position. Management may require incumbents to perform job duties other than those contained in this document at any time.


Appointing Authority may require a license in a health profession such as RN or LPN.

CLASS: WLNSASGENI; EST: 12/23/2014; REV: ;