Job: Personal Trainer

Job Title

Personal Trainer

Job Category

Occupational Therapy


JCC Indianapolis
Indianapolis, Indiana 46260

Apply Online

Job Description and Requirements

Provides guidance in proper exercise technique and variations of exercises to meet goals;
Assists member-clients in establishing effective fitness/wellness goals and develops the most effective training plan to achieve those goals;
Offers accurate and up-to-date information and advice on fitness;
Motivates clients and serves as a training partner;
Maintains a safe and clean exercise environment within the JCC Fitness Center;
Follows all quality assurance and other policies and procedures of the Fitness Center;
Maintains all required certifications;
Have a willingness and ability to "sell" fitness/personal training
Must attend required meetings and training sessions
Must possess an understanding of and ability to communicate and articulate JCC policies and procedures with members;
Serves as an ambassador for the JCC;
Presents and maintains a professional appearance and demeanor, including wearing appropriate attire and exhibiting respect and enthusiasm as duties and responsibilities are carried out;
Provides exemplary and courteous service to all staff and patrons;
Adjust schedule as needed to accommodate the needs of new existing member-clients; current available hours require afternoons, evenings and some week-ends.

Personal training certified with ACSM, ACE or NASM
Bachelor's degree in related field preferred
CPR, AED and First Aid certification

Strong knowledge of exercise physiology, kinesiology and anatomy;
Full understanding of all exercise equipment and proper operations;
Knowledge of injury prevention and rehabilitation;
Good communication skills and ability to instruct and teach;
Work independently with minimal supervision;
Must be willing and able to work a flexible schedule to accommodate the needs of members;
Sport specific knowledge a plus.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk, reach with hands and arms; life and/or move up to 50 pounds; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; and talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Job requires standing for long periods of time and demonstration of proper exercise technique and ability and the physical ability to move up to 100 pounds. Trainers must be able to spot clients executing an exercise and be physically capable of assisting them or complete the execution for them if they are unable to complete the exercise.

Employment Type

Part Time


Katherine Matutes
Qualified, interested candidates should email their resumes to Katherine Matutes at

Apply Online

[posted Jun 25, 2018]

When responding to this opportunity, reference

Linked In