Posted: 03/14/2022

Personal Trainer

FULL TIME • 60613, EAST LAKEVIEW
Personal Trainer 
The personal trainer position will include developing, implementing, monitoring and maintaining individual exercise recommendations for club clients in a professional and quality manner to ensure exceptional member satisfaction and retention. This position will also include selling personal training sessions and/or programs. The Prime Directive is to gain and retain members. True to our company core value of Safety, all FFC employees will wear a face mask while working. 
 
Essential Job Functions:
  • Conduct New Member Fitness Consultation and New Join Services for all new members within their first 60 days from join date.  All members receive a personalized workout.
  • Assist members with specific concerns on the fitness floor including spotting during exercise sessions.
  • Promote all FFC programs through relationship building/matching with FFC offerings.
  • Provide and monitor quality exercise recommendations for individual clients, ensuring the attainment of their specific goals.
  • Attend all required department continuing education meetings and relevant member appreciation events.
  • Keep primary personal trainer certification and CPR/AED current.
  • Maintain all client files to include: fitness evaluation and a copy of the client exercise program
  • Some weekend hours are required
Qualifications:
  • Nationally accredited personal trainer certification OR a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise physiology (or related field) and accredited personal trainer certification obtained within 3 months of hire.  
  • Current CPR and AED certification.
  • Physical requirements include: walking and standing during the entire shift (often 4-8 hours), climbing stairs, kneeling, pushing, and pulling objects, lifting and moving objects (up to 50 lbs.) with or without reasonable accommodation.
Our Purpose:
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To enhance the lives of our members and guests by improving their overall health and well-being." 
Our members, guests, and staff are as diverse as the city we call home. We are "Chicago from Day One," and we are committed to building a respectful and inclusive community. 
 
Benefit Highlights:
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Voluntary
  • Company-paid Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid Time Off and Sick Days
  • Complimentary Club Membership
  • Discounts on Spa, Fitness, and Retail
 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.