Job: Personal Trainer III

Job Title

Personal Trainer III

Job Category

Personal Trainer


YMCA of Greater Houston
Houston, Texas 77253

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Job Description and Requirements

We are currently seeking an experienced and energetic Personal Trainer to develop impactful relationships with members and guide clients towards health-related goals.

The trainer will monitor and instruct clients during personal training sessions on the safe and effective use of cardiovascular, flexibility and strength equipment.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working with a diverse community of individuals, and have a passion for improving the lives of others through health and fitness.

Other responsibilities include but are not limited to: promoting personal training programs via SMART Start consultations, special events, demos and marketing incentives, developing and maintaining a personal training client database, performing fitness assessments and equipment orientations.

Must be computer literate and create client profiles and upload assessments, workout plans, etc. into EZFacility and enter information into DAXKO Operations.

All personal trainers are required to work Healthy Living floor shifts or work in Group Fitness or other Healthy Living related position to engage members, build rapport and build their client base as well as be available to work weekends.

A National Personal Training Certification or YMCA recognized Personal Trainer certification is required as well as previous experience as a Personal Trainer. Certification in CPR for the Professional Rescuer with AED, First Aid, and Oxygen Administration through ASHI must be obtained within 30 days of hire and kept current along with all other certifications.

Personal Training Certifications we recognize include:
YMCA Personal Trainer
American College of Sports Medicine
⢠ACSM Health and Fitness Instructor

National Academy of Sports Medicine
⢠NASM Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-PES or OPT)

The Cooper Institute
⢠Cooper Certified Personal Trainer

National Strength and Conditioning Association
⢠NSCA Certified Personal Trainer (NSCA-CPT)

American Council on Exercise
⢠ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Aerobics and Fitness Association of America
⢠AFAA Certified Personal Trainer

Professional Fitness Instructor Training (PFIT)
⢠Certified Personal Trainer Instructor (CPFT)

National Exercise Trainers Association
⢠NETA Certified Personal Training

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

Employment Type

Full Time


YMCA of Greater Houston

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[posted Jul 26, 2018]

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