American University of Nigeria Vacancies [2 Positions]

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28 Sep, 2017

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Vacancies in Nigeria

The American University of Nigeria was founded in response to the need for a world-class university in sub-Saharan Africa. The University’s mission is to provide quality education to Nigeria and Africa’s future leaders in order to equip them with the skills needed to solve development issues on the continent, and give them the knowledge needed to create solutions that will benefit their community, their country and, ultimately, the world.

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking a suitable and qualified candidate to fill the vacant position below, this position is a local position and is open to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria:

Job Title: Life Guard
Location: Yola
Department: AUN Hotel
Summary of Position

  • Under general supervision, ensures the safety of patrons of an aquatic facility by preventing and responding to emergencies.


  • Maintains constant surveillance of swimming pool facility; acts immediately and appropriately to secure safety of Guests in the event of emergency.
  • Performs various maintenance duties as directed to maintain a clean and safe facility.
  • Prepares and maintains appropriate activity reports.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
  • Provides emergency care and treatment as required until the arrival of emergency medical services.
  • Presents professional appearance and attitude at all times, and maintains a high standard of customer service.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of high school certificate.

Other Requirements, Abilities for the Position:

  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
  • Skill in the application of lifeguarding surveillance and rescue techniques.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment physical skills evaluation as stipulated by the department and the hotel.
  • Ability to prepare routine administrative paperwork.
  • Knowledge of health, safety and emergency medical procedures.
  • Ability to follow routine verbal and written instructions.
  • Knowledge of customer service standards and procedures.

Description of Benefits

  • Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.


Job Title: Gym Instructor
Locattion: Yola
Department: AUN Hotel
Summary of Position

  • Working as a Fitness Instructor is not just about working your pecs: good Instructors advise clients on diet, develop bespoke personal training plans and give vital advice and encouragement to guests.


  • Demonstrate the correct way to use exercise equipment
  • Monitor the misuse of equipment
  • Ensure the gym is clean and free of health and safety hazards
  • Deliver exercise classes and workshops
  • Develop personal exercise and diet plans.

Position Requirements

  • This job involves working on weekends and shifts, but be warned, this is not your usual 8-4 job. Shift work is common and it’s likely that you’ll be working some evenings and weekends – the times when most people prefer to exercise.

Other Requirements, Abilities for the Position:

  • Minimum of Senior School Certificates.
  • Strong and Fit
  • Essential training on aerobics and related athletics.

Description of Benefits
Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their Resumes, Cover Letters and references to: [email protected] before the closing date above.

Note: The position being applied for should be the subject of the email. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application Deadline: 3rd October, 2017.

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