Fitness Attendant

Penn State University

Penn State New Kensington
Campus City:
Upper Burrell, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Penn State New Kensington
Fitness Center


Duties include, but are not limited to: Possess a basic working knowledge of human anatomy, physiology, biomechanics, and exercise application. Check in every participant entering the Fitness Center and view their appropriate Penn State identification. Assist participants with the operation of the fitness equipment, free weights, and cardiovascular equipment. Follow and use preventative maintenance schedule, i.e. cleaning the fitness equipment. Be knowledgeable about the different programs and events at the Fitness Center. Use the proper forms for sign out of fitness or sport equipment. Inventory fitness supplies. Conduct hourly participation counts by updating stat sheet. Conduct hourly walk through of the Fitness Center and Racquetball Courts. Demonstrate proper use of selectorized machines, cardio, and free weights. Approach members and offer assistance and/or instruction with their workout, when applicable. Act as a resource to patrons regarding relevant fitness information. Be available to work over 1 school break period: Thanksgiving, Spring, Winter or Summer Break. Understand and enforce all rules and regulations of the Fitness Center. Attend all mandatory meetings. Maintain current CPR and First Aid training, Clery Training, and First Responder Training. Any other duties that are assigned by Team Leader, Athletic Director, coaches, etc. Other Duties as assigned. Minimum of 8 hours per week. Starting Pay: $9.50. Work Study Preferred and/or Kinesiology Major preferred.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088