Fitness Representative, Golden Valley CKRI

Allina Health

Allina Health

Golden Valley, MN, USA
Posted on Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Number of Job Openings Available:


Date Posted:

December 11, 2023


31602010 Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute NeuroRecovery Network


Day/Evening (United States of America)

Shift Length:

Variable shift length

Hours Per Week:


Union Contract:


Weekend Rotation:


Job Summary:

Develops and delivers fitness and exercise programs based on client assessment. This includes Activity Based Exercise programs, Locomotor training, functional electrical stimulation ergometry and other programs.

Key Position Details:

  • Must be able to complete 40 hour per week training for first 4-6 weeks, depending on experience.
  • Coverage for PTO and volume fluctuations.
  • Hours of operation 8 - 6:30, no weekends.

Job Description:

Principle Responsibilities

  • Deliver activity based exercise programs.
    • Follow individual exercise plan determined by Activity Based Exercise Specialist.
    • Deliver over ground activities, strengthening and cardiovascular exercises.
    • Respond to emergencies.
  • Deliver Locomotor Training to clients.
    • Implement Locomotor Training using designated equipment.
    • Cue and assist the lower extremities through gait sequence.
    • Provide cues and support for trunk and hips.
    • Utilize computer for body weight support, treadmill speed, and recognition of proper techniques of team members and client.
  • Deliver Functional Electrical Stimulation ergometry for upper and lower extremities to clients.
  • Conduct and develop fitness programming based on client assessment.
    • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Health and Exercise Science required or
  • Bachelor's degree in Exercise Physiology required or
  • Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology required or
  • Bachelor's degree in Therapeutic Recreation required
  • 2 to 5 years in developing exercise programs required
  • BLS Tier 1 - Basic Life Support - Multisource required from American Heart Association or Allina Health upon hire
  • Health Fitness Specialist Certification (or equivalent) from American College of Sports Medicine within 1 Year preferred

Physical Demands
Medium Work:
Lifting weight Up to 50 lbs. occasionally, Up to 25 lbs. frequently