Instructor - Fitness and Sports
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Instructor - Fitness and Sports

Posted on 02-Sep-2020 by Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services
Location Nipissing, North Bay

Job Description:


Employment Opportunity: # NBY-20-012


22 Wing North Bay $ 20.15 - 25.91 /hr
29 Duxford Rd
North Bay, ON


Permanent Full Time Bilingual Essential

Reading: None
Writing: None
Oral: Functional


8 September 2020 As soon as possible

OPEN TO: This unionized position is open to all interested parties. Preference will be granted in accordance
with the Collective Agreement.

WHO WE ARE: The Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services’ (CFMWS) supports the Canadian Armed
Forces members and their families wherever they are in the world through the provision of fitness, recreation
and leisure activities, family and charitable support, retail as well as personal financial services. We offer our
employees the opportunity to work with a purpose every day in an inclusive, healthy, respectful and rewarding
work environment. For more information on our organization, please visit

THE ROLE: Where fitness matters!
Supporting and working alongside the members of the Canadian Armed Forces and actively preparing them to
defend and serve our country could be your path to an extremely fulfilling career.

As part of a dynamic and dedicated team, you will have the opportunity to lead Fitness, Sports and Aquatics
programs for a very highly motivated and professional clientele. Daily, you will develop, deliver and assess
Tactical programs based on established employment standards to ensure the members of the Canadian Armed
Forces can safely and effectively perform their duties in operations.

Much like the military we so proudly support, we push the envelope of what is possible. Working with us, you
will have the opportunity to deliver programs and services that are grounded in cutting edge scientific research
and supported by state-of-the-art technology.

For more information:


  • College diploma or certificate in Physical Education, Exercise Physiology, Exercise Sciences, or a related
field AND several years of experience in physical fitness evaluation and prescription or in a related field
  • Current CPR and Basic First Aid qualifications
· Current National Lifeguard Service (NLS) Certificate (or in progress)
· Client focus, organizational knowledge, communication, innovation, teamwork and leadership (our shared


  • Experience in:
  • preparing and conducting physical fitness training sessions
  • instructing health and physical fitness training modules
  • applying policies, procedures, and regulations
  • evaluating physical fitness
  • aquatics such as lifeguarding or swim instruction
  • officiating at least three sports such as soccer, volleyball, basketball, racquet sports, and hockey
  • coaching sports


  • Reliability Status
· May occasionally be required to work evenings/weekends
· Successful completion of the Personnel Support Programs (PSP) Fitness & Sports Level 1 & 2 Courses by the end of probation
  • Successful completion of the National Lifeguard Service (NLS) Certificate within a period of time agreed upon by PSP management

CFMWS is committed to the health, safety and well-being of our employees and their families and offers a competitive total rewards package including salary, benefits and a defined benefit pension plan. Some of the benefits we offer include:

Health Benefits: Drug coverage, travel insurance, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance and accidental death and dismemberment coverage.
Work Life Balance: A wide range of paid/unpaid leave, including paid vacation, family related leave and personal days.
Retirement Planning: A Defined Benefit Pension Plan and savings plans (TFSA, RRSPs).
Training and Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) and Advanced Learning Program
Learning (ALP), that may provide financial support to pursue post-secondary
Opportunities: education, payment of professional association memberships, access to a large range of online learning opportunities and free second language training.
Perks: As a member of the military community, you have access to discounts through CFAppreciation, can collect rewards points at the CANEX stores and have access to no interest payment plans on purchases.
Fitness: Much like the Canadian Armed Forces client we support, our employees are expected to lead by example in the delivery of the programs and services we offer. We encourage our staff to maintain a high level of Fitness and we dedicate time for them to stay fit during work hours.
Travel : Opportunities that allows our employee to travel the world during a deployed operation while supporting the military.

EMPLOYMENT EQUITY: CFMWS is strongly committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our employees is critical to our success as an organization, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage you to self-identify if you are a woman, an indigenous person, a person with a disability and/or a member of a visible minority group.

Job Details
Job Requirements

Instructions for Applying:

Apply online at or submit resume to CFMWS
HR Office at quoting competition # NBY-20-012.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Should you require accommodation during the selection process, please let the HR representative know.