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PERSONAL TRAINER

DEPARTMENT: FITNESS

REPORTS TO: DIRECTOR OF PERFORMANCE TRAINING

STATUS: PART-TIME NON-EXEMPT

POSITION SUMMARY:


The Personal Trainer is responsible for developing safe, exciting, and effective personal training programs to improve fitness, meeting goals, and providing an overall enjoyable fitness experience.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop appropriate and effective fitness programs based on the client’s ability and goals
  • Conducts fitness assessments with new clients and current members to set new goals and recommend fitness programs.
  • Enthusiastically promotes facility, training, and membership enrollments with existing and potential members
  • Performs facility walkthroughs and equipment cleaning/maintenance processes if needed
  • Maintains a professional image within the community and the venue
  • Maintains a positive outlook and professionalism

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be highly motivated, energetic and customer-focused
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Current CPR, First Aid, and AED Certification
  • Personal Training Certified through (ACSM, NASM, or NSCA preferred).
  • Experience with Fitness Center computer systems
  • Ability to communicate with associates and members
  • Ability to operate and use all equipment in the fitness center
  • Must be available to work a flexible schedule; a combination of days, evenings, weekends, and holidays

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Experience coaching, team training, athletic training, or special populations. 

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds’ waist high
  • May be required to sit or stand for extended periods of time whether indoors or outdoors, and squat, stoop or bend
  • Will be required to operate a computer
  • The facility has intermittent noise


BENEFITS:

  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Retirement plan

COVID-19 CONSIDERATIONS:
To keep our employees safe, NYA conducts temperature readings, provides masks/gloves, installed plastic barriers, and hand sanitizing stations. We implemented a “Triage” table to screen guests.
Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

EXPERIENCE:

  • Personal Training: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

  • Certified Personal Trainer (Required)
  • AED Certification (Preferred)

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Certified Personal Trainer (Required)
  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
  • Personal Training: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)
  • AED Certification (Preferred)
Job Category: Fitness
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: Newtown

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