Jordan Mankal, R.Kin.

Posted Oct 2nd, 2018 in Resumes

Jordan Mankal, R.Kin.

411 – 50 Capulet Ln.
London, Ontario, N6H 0B1

Phone: (226) 456-1099

Education & Professional Background

July 2013 – Present - College of Kinesiologists of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario

  • Registered Kinesiologist (R. Kin #10936)
September 2011 – Present - Ontario Kinesiology Association, Mississauga, Ontario
  • Professional Member (recognized as Certified Kinesiologist prior to 2013)
January 2017 – Present - Canadian Kinesiology Alliance, Ottawa, Ontario
  • Affiliate Kinesiologist Member Certification
September 2007 – April 2011 - University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
  • Successfully obtained Bachelor’s degree: Honors Specialization in Kinesiology
  • University of Western Ontario – Dean’s Honour List 2010-2011 (BA Honors Kin)
February 2013 – May 2013 - Fanshawe College, London, Ontario
  • Successfully completed Medical Terminology Course

Employment Experience

London Health Sciences Centre (September 2015 – Present) - R. Kinesiologist/Staff Scheduler

  • Assisted the Fitness & Health Nurse in the management and operation of a unique hospital-based Employee Fitness/Wellness Program (part of Occupational Health & Safety Services and Human Resources)
  • Reported directly to LHSC’s Director of Occupational Health & Safety Services (OHSS)
  • Promoted to a temporary Interim Fitness/Wellness Program Lead role from April – June 2016
  • Assisted in maintenance of overall program operations, which involved 130+ weekly stretches, 75+ weekly fitness classes and many other options as part of a unique OHSS initiative called “Where Wellness Works”
  • Assisted in the hiring, training and management of a team of (8-12) personal trainers and fitness instructors
  • Created a new trainers’ biography format and implemented an online personal training client scheduling system
  • Monitored and analyzed ongoing data and statistics with Fitness & Health Nurse to ensure program growth
  • Helped create, develop and implement brand new training programs called for employees to increase strength, endurance, functional/cardiovascular capacity, and overall physical and mental wellbeing
  • Executed and lead team-building exercises at various conferences/meetings for other LHSC departments
  • Guest speaker at Corporate Orientation seminars, Medical Residents’ Day and college counselling sessions
  • Conducted fitness/health assessments for staff members and processed referrals to OHSS
  • Assisted in the education of ergonomic patient handling practices in the Critical Care Trauma Centre
  • Collaborated with Ergonomist and Physiotherapists to provide seminars on posture, ergonomics, musculoskeletal disorders, shoulder injury/prevention and the importance of staying physically active
  • Operated/controlled LHSC Intranet Fitness Program webpage; responsible for managing, creating, writing, editing, consolidating and finalizing content as well as marketing/advertising of the webpage
  • Member of LHSC’s Safety Awards Committee as well as LHSC’s travelling Health & Safety Team
  • Assisted with the event execution of LHSC’s Annual Human Resources Outreach Employee BBQ
  • Directly or indirectly managed, promoted, implemented and/or instructed numerous projects and programs:
  • Lunch & Learns, Running Programs, Stair-climb Training Programs, Health & Wellness Workshops, Grocery Store Tours, Smoking Cessation Programs, Diabetes Counselling, Walking Programs and more
  • Generated improvement solution options for employees (ergonomics, posture, pain relief, cardiovascular health)
  • Collaborated with Ergonomist to produce and instruct a Laptop/Portable Device guide for employees
  • Created and instructed new fitness classes such as “Perfecting Posture” and “Crazy Circuit Training” in order to help staff critically improve posture, body awareness, movement patterns and stamina
  • Created, facilitated and implemented a brand-new “Outdoor Fitness Circuit” for employee benefit
  • Administrative/organizational duties and responsibilities:
  • Creation of program advertisement/marketing tools, composition of weekly/monthly schedules, daily email communication and revision of correspondence with leadership, facilitation of program offerings, amendment/modification of website content, management of sick/vacation coverage, monitorization of participant liability forms, authorizing invoices/work orders and handling employee complaints/concerns
  • Additional accomplishments, achievements and accolades:
  • Composed a fitness promotion article for LHSC’s internal monthly newsletter/circular called “The Page”
  • Certificate of Recognition from Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month – Showcase Initiative
  • Rated in the top three corporate teams to fundraise for 2017 United Way StairClimb (over $224,000)
  • Completed internal learning certifications such as – Accessibility, Critical Injuries, Corporate Intranet Training (content/operation), Cybersecurity, Ethics, Hand Hygiene, Health & Safety Awareness, Musculoskeletal Disorders & Ergonomic Hazards, Privacy & Confidentiality, Safe Handling Practices, Workplace Harassment Prevention and Workplace Violence Prevention
GoodLife Fitness (July 2014 – September 2015) - Fitness/Sales Manager
  • Responsible for managing/leading a team of 10-15 certified personal trainers
  • Monitored/managed each personal trainer’s client schedule & training efficiency
  • Managed the relationship between the Personal Training Service department and the Membership Sales department in a creative way to ensure that new/existing members maximized their experience
  • Lead morning team meetings to help guide trainers in need of clients and to develop clear daily action plans as well as conducted monthly team development meetings to improve overall quality of personal training
  • Achieved over 100% of monthly revenue goal on several occasions (broke one previous monthly record)
  • Provided reports of various measured training statistics on daily conference calls
  • Trained my own personal training clients and designed effective individualized training programs
  • Observed and assessed the quality of other trainers’ knowledge, execution, service and client results
  • Coached and mentored new personal trainers in their initial endeavours to build client rosters and beyond
  • Recruiting, interviewing, hiring and terminating personal trainers when necessary
  • Responsible for facilitating the experience and learning of secondary & post-secondary co-op students
  • Completed GoodLife’s Management Development Program and Fitness Manager BootCamp

Peak Mobility Rehab/Spinal Decompression Centre (March 2011 – July 2014) - R. Kinesiologist
  • Responsible as a health care provider (Registered Kinesiologist) for providing rehab treatment to patients
  • Clinical assistant to chiropractors, acupuncturists, and physiotherapists
  • Provided clinical workplace training to physiotherapy assistant interns and new hires
  • Experience working with and treating WSIB and MVA patients
  • Responsible for operation of state-of-the-art spinal decompression equipment
  • Responsible for operation of MedX cervical and lumbar rehab equipment and coaching patients’ usage
  • Administered several forms of treatment modalities (ie. Laser, IFC, Ultrasound)
  • Implemented custom strength training programs to suit specific patients
  • Responsible for handling phone calls and scheduling appointments at front desk

London Health Sciences Centre (October 2012 – July 2014) - Fitness Instructor/Trainer
  • Instructed fitness classes, stretch breaks and other fitness program offerings for hospital employeesin various research labs, conference rooms, office settings, intensive care units, outdoors, etc.
  • Responsible for collecting Par-Q’s and Waiver forms from staff before classes
  • Demonstrated proper exercise and stretching form throughout classes/stretches
  • Helped operate Wellness Booths by answering fitness and fitness/nutrition questions
  • Responsible for running activities for Medical School Resident Wellness Day
  • Developed rehab/fitness programs and trained several personal training clients
  • Member of HUGO (Healthcare Undergoing Optimization) Staff Support Resiliency Team during LHSC’s transition to new standardized electronic technology
  • Lead warm-up for Father’s Day 5K Run for prostate cancer (approx. 500 people)

TD Canada Trust (June 2009 – May 2013) - Customer Service Representative
  • TDCT Quarterly Champion for sales revenue achievements from Aug – Oct 2010
  • Completed all 3 Banking Training Programs (S3, C3, ADMIN APPS)
  • Responsible for handling/depositing large amounts of cash, certifying cheques and preparing bank drafts
  • Used product knowledge to advise customers on banking essentials/features and to generate sales revenue
  • Liable for opening/closing branch duties (balancing cash, operating timed safes, handling foreign currencies

TD Ameritrade Brokerage (April 2012 – October 2012) - Investment Services Associate
  • Studied for & successfully passed Series 7 & 63 Exams (US Markets/Securities)
  • Responsible for handling calls from current and potential investors as well as helping clients achieve their financial goals and making referrals to investment consultants when possible
  • Helped clients calculate gain/loss and answered various inquires about securities
  • Provided knowledge to clients about TD Ameritrade products and services
  • Completed TD Ameritrade Brokerage System Training and PeopleSoft Module

Certifications & Training          

March 2015 – Present - CanFitPro Certified Fitness Professionals
  • Personal Training Specialist Certification (PTS)
March 2012 – Present - DonJoy (DJO Global) Custom Brace Fitting Specialist       
  • Certified sizing & measuring representative for high-quality custom-fit knee braces and more
April 2009 – Present - Workplace Medical Corp; Heart Safe – Standard First Aid & CPR-C
  • Completed in April 2009, April 2011, October 2012, September 2014, September 2015, September 2016
June 2017 - London Health Sciences Centre – Emotional Intelligence
  • Attended and completed Emotional Intelligence Modules I & II (via LHSC’s iLearn Certification program)
September 2016 - Mental Health First Aid Certification
  • Completed Mental Health First Aid Basic Course (via Mental Health Commission of Canada)
March 2015 – Sept 2015 - GoodLife Personal Training Institute
  • Personal Training Certification (GLPTI)
September 2013 – Sept 2015 - National Council for Certified Personal Trainers     
  • Certified Personal Trainer (NCCPT)
December 2014 - GoodLife Manager Development Program              
  • Completed Level 1 Manager Development Workshop
  • Completed Solutions-Focused Coaching course
  • Completed intense 2-day Sales Management course (Fitness Manager Bootcamp)
November 2014 - VitalSmarts Professional Training Courses             
  • Completed infamous “Crucial Accountability” course
May 2012 – October 2012 - TD Ameritrade Investment Services & FINRA         
  • Successfully obtained Series 7 & 63 Licenses as Registered Stock Broker in United States of America

Volunteer Experience & Community Relations

LMM Royals Basketball Club (April 2018 – Present), London, Ontario
  • Assistant Coach for London Muslim Mosque competitive U19 Boys team; competed in GTA leagues
London Lighting Athletic Trainer/Therapist (2015 – 2016 Season), London, Ontario
  • Travel to road/away games with the team to provide stretching, taping, therapy and assessment
United Way Fundraising Campaigns (September 2015 – November 2016), London, Ontario
  • Involved in various on-going fundraising initiatives as part of LHSC partnership (ie. StairClimb)
White Oaks Rejuvenation Project (March 2016 – July 2016), London, Ontario
  • Committee member/organizer for events aimed at engaging community youth in constructive activities
  • Rebuilding positive relationships with London Police Services
City of London In-Motion Challenge (October 2015 – November 2015), London, Ontario
  • Committee member (via LHSC) for city-wide initiative encouraging Londoners to become more active
MAC Southdale Project Marketing Committee (Nov 2013 – Mar 2015), London, Ontario
  • Committee member for the planning of future Noor Gardens community centre/mosque
Math Tutor (September 2007 – January 2015), London, Ontario
  • Assisted students from grades 9-11 with homework material and test preparation
Boys Youth Group at MAC Centre (October 2013 – October 2014), London, Ontario
  • Program co-leader for high school boys at Muslim Association of Canada
MAC Southdale Project Festival Event Emcee (August 2014), London, Ontario
  • Volunteer emcee for the summer festival event to thank the community for their support
Hunt for Heart Fitness Challenge (April 2014), London, Ontario
  • Member of winning team in the Heart & Stroke Foundation downtown scavenger hunt event
Basketball Referee at London Islamic School (January 2014), London, Ontario
  • Referee of grades 7-8 in the CTAA (Catholic Teachers’ Athletic Association)
Basketball/Soccer Coach at Saunders (March 2008 – March 2012), London, Ontario
  • Assistant Coach of senior boys’ basketball and soccer teams
  • Trained high school senior players in skill development and game-plan strategies
Soccer Coach at Marconi Club (February 2012 – September 2012), London, Ontario
  • Goalkeeping coach for Under 10 intermediate and premier boys’ teams
  • Head coach of several U4, U5, U6 house league co-ed teams
TD Canada Trust Sunfest (Summer 2010), London, Ontario
  • Volunteered at the TD tent and assisted in promoting the organization
Men’s Mission – York St. Mission (December 2007, 2009, 2010), London, Ontario
  • Worked alongside other basketball team members to prepare several meals

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