Fitness and Sports Instructor - Personnel Support Programs - CFB Suffield, Ralston, AB

Canadian Forces Base Suffield
Job Description
  Competition # SFD-19-001
Fitness and Sports Instructor
Personnel Support Programs Division
Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services
CFB Suffield – Ralston, AB
Are you a fitness professional with a passion for health and fitness who is looking for the opportunity to use your qualifications, experience and skills to make a real difference?
The Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services (CFMWS) is proud to contribute to the operational readiness and effectiveness of the Canadian Armed Forces.  CFB Suffield is looking for a professional to fill our Fitness and Sports Instructor position.  Through the planning and delivery of physical fitness training activities, physical fitness assessments and exercise prescription, our Fitness and Sports Instructors play a key role in supporting the Total Health and Wellness of the Canadian Armed Forces members in CFB Suffield and the development of a Strong, Secure and Engaged Canadian Armed Forces.
The ideal candidate for this position will have a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education, Exercise Physiology, Exercise Sciences or a related field and some experience in physical fitness evaluation and prescription.  They will also have their current CPR, Basic First Aid and National Lifeguard certification or the ability to obtain these upon being hired.  They will also be required to have and maintain a level of physical fitness.  As part of our team, our fitness professionals possess and display our shared competencies of client service, organizational knowledge, communication, innovation, teamwork and leadership.
CFMWS is strongly committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society.  We promote employment equity and encourage candidates to voluntary self-identify on their application if they are members of a designated group (e.g. a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a visible minority).  CFMWS provides employees with:
  • A respectful, healthy and safe workplace
  • Access to a number of learning and career development opportunities and programs
  • Attractive terms and conditions of employment (e.g., compensation, defined benefits pension plan, insured benefits program, paid leave, etc.)
  • Access to CFMWS programs, services and facilities
For more detailed information, please visit our Career page at or the Suffield Employment section at
How to apply… send resume quoting Competition #SFD-19-001 to or online at  This posting closes 31 January 2019.
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