Fitness Instructor (15151301)

Recreation Instructor (Temporary)
South Bay
Continuous or until 999 applicants
$35.00-$65.00 Hourly


455 E. Calaveras Blvd Milpitas, 95035


Hourly Rate:                $35.00-65.00/hr.

Post Date:                   June 8, 2016

Close Date:                  Continuous

Location:                     Milpitas Sports Center

Why Milpitas?

Located at the southern tip of the San Francisco Bay, the City of Milpitas is a progressive community that is an integral part of the high tech Silicon Valley.  The role of every employee is to be committed to accomplishing the community’s vision by providing fiscally sound, superior services.

You will be joining a community of professionals as diverse as the city we support.  We are proud to have a mixture of employees and foster an environment that honors those differences.  We believe in supporting our employee’s ability and desire to grow to better support retention and commitment throughout all career stages. Milpitas employees are proud and know that their contributions make a difference to the community as well as to their own career. We encourage you to check us out:

The Opportunity

The City of Milpitas Recreation Services division seeks an enthusiastic individual for temporary Recreation Instructors to increase our pool of enthusiastic instructors and substitutes to cover last minute emergencies and vacations.   Actual work schedule and classes taught to be determined through mutual agreement with supervisor.  Employees may be required to work nights and weekends.  Actual work schedule to be determined through agreement with supervisor.

What You Will Do

Under direct supervision of the Sports Center Coordinator, is responsible for group instruction of various fitness classes, including Step Aerobics, Kick Boxing, Body Toning, Interval Aerobics, Pilates, strength training, physio ball, water aerobics, Yoga, Zumba and other classes; interact professionally and communicate effectively with participants and general public; adhere to class structural guidelines and time schedules; maintain patron safety in and around dance studios.

Experience and Education

Minimum age at time of hire is 18 years old.

Professional certification(s) and experience.

License and Other Requirements

Upon selection, additional requirements include:

·         Valid California Driver’s license.

·         Must be certified by a nationally recognized certification organization such as A.C.E., A.F.A.A., or A.C.S.M.

·         Fingerprint clearance (Department of Justice background check) if 18 years or older. 

Selection Process

Applicants whose qualifications best meet our current needs will be invited to participate in the selection process that may consist of an assessment of the candidate’s written skills, computer skills, and an oral board interview. 

To Apply

Submit application, supplemental questions (if applicable), resume, copies of required certificates (if applicable) online at or to the Human Resources Department, City of Milpitas, 455 E. Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035, (408) 586-3090.

A complete job description is available on the City of Milpitas website: (under Employment, Job Specs) or from Human Resources.

The City reserves the right to close or re-open the recruitment at any time. Incomplete and/or inaccurate application materials may result in disqualification from the recruitment process.



The City of Milpitas is an Equal Opportunity/ADA employer.  Reasonable accommodation in the application, examination, and selection process will be made upon request to Human Resources at (408) 586-3090.

The information contained in this announcement does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract and these provisions are subject to change.


Recruitment Contact

Contact phone: 
(408) 586-3090
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