The Fitness Center Intern interacts with a variety of individuals via telephone, electronic media and in person. This is an employee-focused, customer service environment. Responsible for responding to customer inquiries, managing member records and access, actively promoting Northwest Wisconsin fitness centers and opportunities, scheduling appointments, payment and payroll transactions, subsidization management, desk functions, and supporting customer needs. Actively serves as a direct contact or resource to customers and vendors. Assist with and provide input on fitness center programs and promotions. Knowledgeable of services and programs offered within Northwest Wisconsin and promoting employee well-being via member/employee communications (i.e. Fitness Center intranet page). Request security access and Mayo Clinic access cards for members of the NWWI Fitness Centers. Responsible for maintaining building safety and security, solving problems, and responding to operational issues as they arise. Identifies and analyzes problems and recommends changes to improve work unit effectiveness. Exercises sound judgment during stressful situations and takes appropriate action. Assists with special projects, equipment procurement, and other fitness center operations as necessary.
16 week minimum time commitment with option to extend to meet student internship academic requirements. Interested candidates should apply by Monday, April 1, 2019.
Undergraduate student pursuing a degree in exercise science, health and wellness promotion, or related degree. High school diploma and one year customer service experience or an Associate's Degree.
BLS skills; computer proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, WordPress; effective in a team environment, organized, self-motivated, and possess excellent time management skills.
License or certification
Basic Life Saving (BLS) must be successfully obtained within the first 30 days of employment.
This position has a predetermined rate of $13.00 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
Monday-Friday, 8 hours per week. Shifts will be consistent week to week and determined at the onset of the internship. 16 week minimum time commitment with option to extend to meet student internship academic requirements.
Menomonie, a city of 16,000, has everything from lakes, rivers, bike trails, nature trails, and nature preserves to modern shopping with everything you might need. There are an abundance of things to do in Menomonie from seeing a play, enjoying a live band, hiking at Hoffman Hills state park, biking, or just relaxing.
The community offers excellent schools, low crime and affordable housing. The city is located 50 miles east of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 30 minutes west of Eau Claire and Chippewa Falls.
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Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).