Primary Location: Canada-Lake Louise-The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Employee Status: Regular
Yoga Instructor/Resort Activity Attendant
Fostering the health and wellbeing of our guests and colleagues is an integral part of our culture. We invite you to bring your warm engaging service and knowledge of our facilities as a Yoga Instructor/Resort Activity Attendant. Whether our guests are swimming, canoeing, hiking, or using the fitness center, the thoughtful attention you provide will make them feel welcome and valued.
Embrace your passion for hiking, skiing, snowboarding and many other outdoor activities in Banff National Park while pursuing a fulfilling career at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Take a risk, make a change and experience a new adventure while further developing your career. To live and work in a National Park is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Our team is a network of empowered individuals with a strong sense of themselves and the hospitality industry. Work hard, play hard and receive extraordinary benefits including subsidized onsite accommodations, which make saving money very easy to manage. Join our Fairmont family today!
Summary of Responsibilities:
Provide health, fitness & wellness leadership to guests, members and colleagues
Lead safe and effective group yoga classes, workshops and outdoor programs as required
Ensure the facility is in peak condition at all times: operations, cleaning and sanitization of all equipment, supplies well stocked, facility tidy
Assist guests and members with any questions or concerns they have whilst using the facility
Become versed in all aspects of the Health Club’s operations ie; telephone, guest relations, Resort Activities services (Kid’s Camp, Heritage Guides, etc.) and retail sales
Participate actively in all scheduled meetings, emergency drills, training sessions and community events promoting the facility
Maintain a professional image while dressing properly and speaking positively on behalf of the facility, leading an active and healthy lifestyle
Assist with promotional activities and initiatives
Ensure that Resort Activities maintains a positive relationship with all departments in the hotel
Have complete understanding of and adhere to all company policies and rules including those relating to Fire, Hygiene and Safety
Ensure guest/member satisfaction at all times by reinforcing that safety and service is always our priority.
Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
Welcome guests to the Health Club and ensure they have a safe and enjoyable experience
Ensure the Health Club area is clean and well maintained with adequate supplies in pool area and change rooms
Instruct guests in use of equipment and ensure safety regulations are adhered to in fitness/pool areas
Assist in continuous marketing and promotion of all Resort Activities’ activities
Support and assist theConference Services team withspecial events as required
Support Resort Activities team with boathouse, rental shop and resort activities desk duties as required
Follow departmental policies and procedures
To adhere to all environmental policies and programs as required
Carry out any other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
• Group Yoga certification
• Current CPR and First Aid
Preferred Knowledge and Experience:
• Degree in kinesiology or other related exercise/fitness degree/diploma
• Previous Group Yoga experience
• Experience teaching Group Yoga classes
• Successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual, effective communicator who enjoys working with people, pays attention to detail, and has proven record in program design and/or program facilitation
• Must possess outstanding guest service skills, including professional verbal communication skills
• Highly responsible and reliable, demonstrating initiative as required
• Proven ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced, team-based environment
Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):
• Exercise demonstration/participation as required for Group Yoga classes
• Walking (including up and down stairs)
• Cleaning duties (including lifting weights and equipment)
• Sitting at a desk using the computer
• Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
• Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps
Visa Requirements:Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada.
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ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!