The Salvation Army

Fitness & Recreation Coordinator

Job Locations US-MA-Dorchester
Job ID
Regular Full-Time


The Salvation Army’s Ray & Joan Kroc Community Center is looking to hire a Fitness & Recreation Coordinator and offers an excellent benefit package to eligible employees including:


  • Generous paid time off every year that include: holidays, up to 3 personal days, vacation time and sick time.
  • Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
  • Comprehensive health care coverage with low cost employee premiums, co-pays and deductibles
  • Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans including Short Term Disability, AFLAC and Voluntary Term Life
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Eligibility for the Federal Government’s Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!
  • High School diploma or GED required.



  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise or health/fitness related field OR equivalent experience in program development preferred.   
  • 2-3 years of supervisory experience preferred.
  • Proficient computer skills required. 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects with high level of organizational skill and efficiency.
  • CPR/AED certification required
  • Must have the ability to confidently speak and instruct groups of people consisting of individuals with varying age, experience, competency and cultural backgrounds.
  • Computer skills with Microsoft Office and similar applications are preferred.
  • Must be able to speak to large and small groups
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English.
  • Must have ability to work and relate well with people.
  • Must have or be able to obtain CPR/First Aid/AED certification within first 30 days of employment.
  • Maintain a professional attitude and approach to problem solving.
  • Must be certified through, ACE, ACSM, or other approved nationally accredited organization.
  • Meet all health and safety regulations as defined by the Health Department as well as The Salvation Army
  • Must be in good physical shape, capable of meeting the demands of the gymnasium and athletic field programs.
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds


Oversee and supervise activities related to the development, implementation and evaluation of fitness and recreation programs in all member and non-member populations, serving appropriate ages, interests and current trends.  Responsible for presenting and complete image of The Salvation Army’s Ray & Joan Kroc Community Center through quality fitness programs designed to meet the needs of the community.


40 hours/week

Pay Range:  $20 to $21.75 per hour



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