Fitness Trainer

Planet Fitness Garden City - Winnipeg, MB (15 days ago)

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Job Summary

The Fitness Trainer will be responsible for running the Planet Fitness group fitness program (PE@PF). This includes assisting new members in the achievement of their fitness goals by designing a simple workout program and instructing them on the proper use of equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for familiarizing members with the facility, maintaining a comfortable atmosphere for members and visitors, and motivating members that seek support
  • Conduct and run the Planet Fitness PE@PF program, including creating and following the schedule
  • Consult with members regarding their fitness goals and provide motivation and support
  • Instruct and acclimate all members to each piece of equipment in the club ensuring they know how to properly and safely use the equipment
  • Create bi-weekly updates consisting of a variety of exercises
  • Meet class requirements based on club size and member traffic
  • Assist in front desk related activities including:
  • Answer phones in a friendly manner and assist callers with a variety of questions
  • Check members into the system
  • New member sign-up
  • Take prospective members on tours
  • Track inventory
  • Participate in the daily cleaning of the club and general maintenance of the equipment
  • Respond to member questions and concerns in a timely and professional manner and elevate to Assistant Manager or Manager as needed
  • Other duties as assigned based on club needs

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • High school diploma/GED equivalent required
  • A passion for fitness and health
  • Upbeat and positive attitude
  • Punctuality and reliability is a must
  • Exceptional customer service skills; able to interact in a positive and professional way with members and co-workers, exceeding the member’s expectations
  • Strong listener with the ability to empathize and problem solve
  • Demonstrate diplomacy in all interactions while using appropriate behavior and language
  • Current CPR Certification required
  • Personal Training Certification from a preferred association (IFA, ACE or NCSF) is required

Physical Demands

  • Continual standing, walking, bending, crouching and reaching
  • Continual listening and talking in person or on the phone
  • Must be able to regularly lift up to 50 lbs
  • Will occasionally encounter toxic chemicals during shift

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $12.00 to $16.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Personal Training: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)