Employee expertise, leading-edge technology, innovative programming, training, entrepreneurial business practices, fitness, healthy lifestyles, competition, and personal bests – Talisman Centre represents all of these goals and more.

Weight Room Attendant

If you would like to work in a fun, upbeat, and healthy atmosphere, join our team of professionals at Canada’s largest sport & wellness facility. We are seeking Weight Room Attendants who can facilitate superior customer service to weight room users, provide support and guidance to customers, and ensure that the weight rooms are in proper and professional working order. This position will report directly to the Wellness Leader.


Provide personalized and professional customer service in person and on the phone
Provide weight room orientation to potential and first time customers
Respond to general customer inquiries about fitness and the facilities
General maintenance, upkeep and tidiness of the weight room areas
Maintain safety standards
Handle immediate first aid needs
Clean weight room equipment as outlined
Educate and enforce dryland rules
Provide spotting support to customers
Maintain a professional appearance at all times
Clear and tidy the weight room at closing time


You are a high-energy individual with a positive attitude who thrives in a competitive and dynamic environment. You are working toward, or have completed, your post secondary education in Kinesiology or a related degree. Your education is complemented by certification in Basic CPR level C, First Aid, and Alberta Fitness Leadership Certification (AFLCA). Your knowledge of fitness and ability to instruct and educate in a respectful manner, along with excellent customer service, communication, problem solving, and ability to deal with conflict in a diplomatic manner will help ensure your success. Your proven track record working independently and in a team environment is an asset to the work you do.

Employment Terms

This is a part-time position (day, evening, and weekends) approximately 15-30 hours per week.
This position is considered to be front-line and will therefore require the incumbent to wear a Talisman Centre issued shirt and proper associated attire.
General membership at our sport and wellness facility is included.

If this opportunity interests you, please submit a cover letter and resume to Talisman Centre Human Resources by October 17th, 2004 via:

E-mail: employment@talismancentre.com (the job title must be stated in the subject line), or
Fax: (403) 262-1001, or
Mail: 2225 Macleod Trail South, Calgary, AB T2G 5B6
No telephone inquires please.

We thank all applicants for their interest. Those being considered for interviews will be contacted.