PT Personal Trainer

CENTERS is a management company that specializes in campus recreation. We partner with universities to manage their departments, facilities, finances, and deliver exceptional customer service. Since 1998, Centers remains the first and only mission centric organization committed to student development and departmental excellence on behalf of its clients. Centers is currently operating campus recreation centers at eight universities within the United States.
Essential Responsibilities:
Provide safe and effective fitness instruction to patrons and clients within University Recreation, while upholding a premium level of customer service through professionalism, quality communication, time management, appropriate motivation, assisting with questions and concerns, and ensuring a safe and clean fitness environment.
Specific Responsibilities:
Provide quality fitness instruction to all clients and potential clients, regardless of ability level, fitness level, experience, appearance, or otherwise
Communicate effectively with supervisor through phone, email, or in person
Enforce all program policies and procedures as related to fitness services
Enforce all facility policies and procedures, and assist as needed during emergencies
Maintain accurate records as assigned, and submit reports to supervisor
Attend all personal trainer staff meetings and other department meetings as directed
Maintain current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications and complete all audit skills testing
Maintain certification in personal training, or obtain certification by August 2018. Examples of certifying agencies include: ACE, ACSM, IFPA, NASM, NCCPT, NCSF, NESTA, NETA, NFPT, NSCA, PTA Global, Inc., The Cooper Institute, etc
Other duties as assigned
Minimum Requirements:
Experience training fitness clients
Ability to obtain and maintain CPR/AED and First Aid certifications and nationally recognized, personal fitness training certification
Leadership and motivational abilities
Entrepreneurial spirit and enthusiasm
Excellent organizational, and written and interpersonal communication skills
Ability to work independently
Knowledge of standard practices in fitness and recreational areas
Ability to thrive in an environment that values high expectations, accountability, and balanced lifestyles
Preferred Requirements:
Additional experience training small groups of fitness clients
Possess current accredited personal fitness training certification from a professional organization recognized by the National Commission of Certifying Agencies (NCCA)
Technical Competencies
Proficiency with Fitness Assessment Equipment, including but not limited to: Blood Pressure, Height, Weight, Body Fat measurement with calipers, Waist to Hip Ratio, Cardiovascular Testing, Muscular Strength and Endurance Testing, and Flexibility Testing
Proficient with Exercise Prescription and developing progressive workouts for clients
Basic computer competency
Professional Competencies
Ability to handle customer service issues as related to fitness activity
Ability to communicate effectively with patrons and professional staff
Ability to multitask and manage time effectively and efficiently
Human Relations:
Internal contacts include staff at all levels. External contacts include external customers and vendors. Contact involves troubleshooting, informing, exchanging information, negotiating, making recommendations, and giving information or instructions.
Work Environment and Physical Demands
Work Environment and Physical Demands:
Work Environment
Fitness areas with loud music and noise
Early morning, evening or weekend work as assigned
Extended periods of time standing, demonstrating, jumping, swiftly moving, and other general physical movements
Physical Demands
Eye-hand coordination
Hearing and talking
Extended periods of activity and communicating

Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.

More Jobs

Fitness Trainer
Montgomery, AL Planet Fitness
Fitness Trainer
Jasper, AL Planet Fitness
Fitness Trainer
Tuscaloosa, AL Planet Fitness
PT Group Fitness Instructor
Jacksonville, AL Centers
Fitness Trainer
Daphne, AL Planet Fitness