fitness instructor resume example with 13 years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
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Well-qualified Horticulturist bringing proven business management, team leadership and customer service skills. Specializing in nursery and greenhouse operations, especially annual and perennial growing. Highly knowledgeable in native plant identification, and propagation. Well versed in using native plants in landscapes, such as habitat planting for birds and other wildlife, and shoreline restoration. Seek to offer 12+ years of experience in the green industry.

  • Ability to identify and manage common weeds and plant disease.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient with Word, Excel, Power Point ect.
  • 6 years of management experience
  • Experience in sales and working with clients
  • Inventory management
  • Putting together estimates for landscape jobs
  • Wisconsin Invasive species eradication
  • Soil and land evaluation
  • Work scheduling
  • Accustomed to working outdoors in all weather, weeding, pruning, planting, ect.
  • Experience operating tractors and skid loaders
  • Vast gardening knowledge including new plant varieties, garden trends, composting, permaculture and edible landscaping.
Education and Training
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Green Bay, WI Expected in 05/2008 Associate of Applied Science : Ornamental Horticulture - GPA :

Graduated with an additional Certificate in Plant Health Care. Also completed Landscape Design 1 & 2 as part of the regular curriculum.

  • Honor Roll 2007 and 2008
  • Active member of the horticulture club.
Yandara Yoga Institute Todos Santos Mexico, Expected in 01/2016 : Vinyasa 200hr Yoga Teacher Training - GPA :
  • NETA Indoor Cycling Specialty Certification- December 2019
  • Wisconsin Privet Greenhouse applicator pesticide license
  • Yoga Tune Up Teacher Training-2017
  • The Roll Model Method Teacher Training- 2017
  • Certified Master Gardener FonduLac County 2010
City Of Auburn - Fitness Instructor
Auburn, WA, 11/2018 - Current
  • Instructed full range of classes including indoor cycling, power yoga, Yinyasa yoga, Vinyasa yoga, yoga tone and restorative yoga.
  • Educated and guided clients in safe and appropriate exercises for individual levels of fitness and physical abilities.
  • Encouraged clients to engage in group fitness classes and other gym activities to meet fitness goals.
  • Prepared teaching area for each class and returned all equipment to storage after classes.
  • Developed and delivered up to five weekly fitness classes.
  • Arrived on time, prepared and attentive to the needs of my students for every class.
Noble House Hotels And Resorts - Yoga Instructor
Little Torch Key, FL, 01/2016 - Current
  • Discussed diverse yoga disciplines and specific poses with students.
  • Maintained safety-oriented, neat and distraction-free studio, allowing participants to focus.
  • Upheld safety standards, adhered to compliance requirements and attended continuing education courses to maintain credentials.
Bloch's Farm - Head Horticulturist and Manager
City, STATE, 05/2008 - Current
  • Successfully led key landscape projects which resulted in happy life time customers.
  • Assisted the landscape and maintenance crews working on various extensive job sites in the Green Lake area.
  • Ordered all seeds, roots and plug starts for the growing season. As well as tracking and ordering all tree and shrub inventory.
  • Put together weekly spring planting schedules.
  • Created custom annual containers and hanging baskets en mass.
  • Organized, planted and cared for 6 large greenhouses. Crops included annuals, perennials (both cultivars and natives), Organic herbs and vegetables, and tropicals.
  • Collaborated with retail staff to maximize customer satisfaction, streamline procedures and improve bottom-line profitability.
  • Managed day-to-day operations, including supervision and assignment delegation for a small team of growers as well as the retail staff.
  • Assessed employees' strengths and delegated tasks based upon expertise and knowledge.
  • Greeted and assisted all customers daily in high-traffic retail areas of the farm.
  • Unloaded and loaded trucks of plant materials.
  • Put together and conducted spring training every season for all employees. Topics included pesticide safety training, add on retail sales, sharing knowledge on specific plant brands, fertilizers, and chemicals.
  • Implemented and carried out an integrated pest management approach to pest and disease in the greenhouse and outside growing areas. Always using organic whenever possible.
  • Planted and grew bareroot Nursery stock.
  • Spoke at many local gardening gatherings throughout the years including master gardeners meetings and Ecology Seminars at the Green Lake Conference Center.
  • Did custom growing of Mother's Day hanging baskets for various large school and church fundraisers every season.
  • Design - Responsible for creative landscape design for Chuck And Jackie Nelsons Deer Farm.
  • Triathlon- Ironman Wisconsin Madison Finisher 2018
  • Triathlon-USAT World Championships 2019 Sprint Distance Team USA finisher
  • Member of Wheel & Sprockets Cycling Team- Oshkosh Wi

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School Attended

  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
  • Yandara Yoga Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Fitness Instructor
  • Yoga Instructor
  • Head Horticulturist and Manager


  • Associate of Applied Science

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