Fitness Trainer

  • Company:
    Planet Fitness
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 hours ago
  • Category:
    Fitness

Job SummaryThe Fitness Trainer will be responsible for running the Planet Fitness Small Group Training Program (PE@PF). This includes assisting members in the achievement of their fitness goals by designing individual workout programs, and providing new member orientations. The Trainer will be utilizing all of the provided club resources to lead circuit training and body part training sessions. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Each Planet Fitness location has a single Fitness Trainer who is responsible for the day to day running of the PE@PF program at their location. These responsibilities include: Meeting with members to discuss their fitness goals.Scheduling and leading small group training sessions to help members meet their fitness goals.Instructing members on the proper and safe use of the fitness equipment.Maintaining a friendly, professional, Judgement-Free fitness environment for all members.Meeting minimum PE@PF participation goals.Supporting PE@PF programs and initiatives designed to increase program participation.Assisting in other club related activities: o Checking members into the system with a friendly greeting.o Answering phones in a friendly and professional manner.o Touring the facility with prospective members.o Assisting in signing prospects up for club membership.o Providing customer service to all members, including responding to questions and concerns. QualificationsPotential applicants will need to demonstrate the following in order to qualify for consideration for the position of Fitness Trainer. High School diploma or GED Equivalency required.Must be 18 years of age or older.Current CPR Certification (or ability to complete and pass certification within first month of employment).Nationally Recognized Training Certification or Educational Equivalents (or ability to demonstrate fitness knowledge and obtain certification within the first 90 days of employment).Ability to work the required work schedule. Skills & Other Requirements Knowledge and Passion for Health & Fitness.Demonstrate the ability to display professional behavior and body language while maintaining a professional and positive attitude.Exceptional Customer Service Skills: ability to work with diverse group of people and exceed member expectations.Problem Solving Skills: ability to listen, assess a situation and find appropriate solutions.Knowledge of the use and benefits of PE@PF equipment including: TRX, medicine balls, kettlebells, resistance bands, battle ropes & rebounders. Physical Demands Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time.Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds on a regular basis.Must be able to demonstrate proper exercise form. JOIN THE CLUB.Enhancing people’s lives with an affordable, high-quality fitness experience requires a team of inspiring, motivated and fun-loving go-getters. As one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the United States, Planet Fitness is just getting warmed up. We’re continuously seeking top talent to join us in cultivating the Judgement Free Zone® and shaping the future of our brand. With more than 2,000 locations in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Canada, the Dominican Republic, Panama, Mexico and Australia, there’s plenty of opportunity on our Planet and we are always looking for talented individuals to join our team! Our member mission says it best: our product is a tool, a means to an end; not a brand name or a mold maker, but a tool that can be used by anyone. To use our product, members need to feel inspired and motivated. That’s where you come in. If you’re looking for a place where you can make a difference in a customer’s life, you’ve found it. Come to add your mojo to the Judgement Free Zone, but stay for the feeling that you’re making a difference on our Planet. TO FIND YOUR PERFECT FIT, SEARCH FOR A CLUB OPPORTUNITY NEAR YOU. Employees at a franchise location are employed by the Franchisee and are not employees of PFHQ (the Franchisor). PFHQ neither dictates nor controls labor or employment matters for franchisees or their employees, and does not retain any reserved authority to control the terms and conditions of employment for franchisees or their employees. Each franchisee is responsible for ensuring compliance with local, state and federal law.