Fitness Animator in Marbella Beach Resort at Marriott Vacations Worldwide

Date Posted: 2/5/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you ready to grow your dream career while making others' vacation dreams come true? Marriott Vacations Worldwide is a world premier organization for Vacation Ownership with resorts at destinations around the globe. Join our team and help deliver unforgettable experiences that make vacation dreams come true.

MARRIOTT VACATION CLUB INTERNATIONAL

JOB DESCRIPTION

Are you ready to grow your dream career while making others' vacation dreams come true? Marriott Vacations Worldwide is a world premier organization for Vacation Ownership with resorts at destinations around the globe. Join our team and help deliver unforgettable experiences that make vacation dreams come true.

POSITION:               Animator

DEPARTMENT:      ACTIVITIES & RECREATION

WORKING RELATIONSHIPS:

Reports to:                Activities Supervisor, Activities Manager

Interfaces with:        Guests, Department Heads, Associates, Suppliers

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITIES:

To conduct energetic and fun activities which meet and exceed Owners and Guests expectation and to provide an outstanding Vacation Experience within their Holiday Ownership.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Fluent in Spanish and English. A third European Language a plus.
  • Good computer literacy and organization skills.
  • Professional experience in similar related fields; activities, events, etc.
  • Certified fitness class instructor
  • First Aid Course
  • Creative thinking.
  • Good physical shape.

    ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Conduct all types of resort activities, including supervision of the Kid’s Club.
  • Organizing parties and events at resort as required.
  • Training department associates on a group basis to run activities with guests.
  • Checking that safety and hygiene standards are maintained and equipment is used correctly in all recreation areas – involves physically checking all areas.
  • Conduct several fitness activities per day.
  • Conduct social activities.
  • Conduct cultural activities.
  • Conduct Kids related Activities
  • Conduct activities for all age groups.
  • Provide first aid to guests if lifeguard is not present.
  • Should be responsible for keeping up to date and learning new activities.

    MARGINAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Provide assistance to all departments if staffing levels require.
  • To perform all reasonable tasks as required by Resort  Management and business demands.

    PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENT.

  • Should be able to conduct several high intensity activities during one shift.
  • Frequent bending, kneeling and stooping, lifting up to 10kg, climbing ladders and up to 5 floors of stairs
  • Good visual observation.
  • Resistance to inclement weather conditions (heat and humidity)
  • Calm and cool temper, excellent command of stress in cases of emergency
  • Walking and working outside of air controlled areas.

    OTHER:

  • Perform all tasks in a timely manner ensuring all deadlines are met.
  • Perform other related tasks as assigned by supervisor and management.
  • Comply with MVCI and Marriott International polices and procedures.
  • Be proactive and have a flexible approach to work, meeting the needs of the team and the business at all times.
  • Maintain an attitude and commitment to provide excellent service to all customers and associates.  Respond sensitively to the needs and feelings of others, regardless of status or position; accept interpersonal differences and maintain a constructive rapport with all associates and customers.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of all Marriott product lines.
  • Maintain computer systems knowledge (MS Office, email etc)
  • Work with all MVCI colleagues as a team, supporting the needs within that team and those of the business at all times

    Marriott Vacations Worldwide is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture.