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Fitness Trainer

Location: Pottsville, PA

Type: Full Time


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 step by step workout program and instructing them on the proper use of equipment.  The Fitness Trainer will work diligently to enhance each member's experience at Planet Fitness by utilizing the wide variety of classes held within (PE@PF).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conduct and run the Planet Fitness PE@PF program, including Program Design/Re-Design, Muscle Group classes, 360 classes, and following the schedule.
  • Consult with members regarding their fitness goals and instruct them on how to properly and safely use the equipment that has been chosen as a part of their Program.
  • Progress members with regular updates to their programs based on results, interest, goals, and medical requirements.
  • Meet class requirements based on club size and member traffic.
  • if necessary, 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.
  • Respond to member questions and concerns in a timely and professional manner and elevate to higher positions within the company, as needed.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • 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/AED Certification required.
  • Nationally Certified Training Certificate required.
  • High School diploma/GED equivalent required.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.

Physical Demands

  • Continual standing and walking during shift.
  • Continual talking in person or on the phone during shift.
  • Must be able to occassionally lift up to  75lbs.
  • Will occasionally encounter chemicals during shift.
 

Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT), has revolutionized the fitness industry! With more than 1,000 locations in 47 states, Puerto Rico, and Canada, Planet Fitness' mission is to enhance people's lives by providing a high-quality fitness experience in a welcoming, non-intimidating environment, which we call the Judgement Free Zone®.

We’re aggressively expanding and looking for talented individuals to help us conquer Gymtimidation® everywhere!

This club is independently owned and operated by a franchisee. Your application will go directly to the franchise club, and all hiring decisions will be made by the management of that franchise club. Planet Fitness Headquarters has no direct, indirect or reserved control over the hiring decisions made by any franchise clubs. All inquiries about employment at this club should be made directly to the club, and not to Planet Fitness Headquarters.