Personal Trainer - Incl. PRESCREEN QUESTIONS

Gold's Gym Lowell/Krongaard Group

Personal Trainer - Incl. PRESCREEN QUESTIONS

3 locations
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Personal Trainer Job Description:

    Gold’s Gym Personal Trainers provide customized fitness programs to our members while educating and guiding them on proper nutrition, cardiovascular exercise, resistance training and attaining a healthier lifestyle. Clients sign up with a personal trainer to be motivated, educated, and held accountable while working towards their fitness goals. By definition, a personal trainer is a fitness professional possessing the knowledge, skills and abilities for safe and effective exercise and fitness program design, instruction and assistance for the purpose of reaching personal health and fitness goals. This career path has a much higher profile than ever before and Gold’s Gym is committed to assisting our dedicated and driven staff members in the development of their skills and professional growth.

    Personal Trainer Expectations and Responsibilities:

    Punctual and prepared for all appointments with clients or staff meetings

    Passionate about fitness and coaching others with purpose while providing excellent customer service

    Ability to motivate others to improve their overall fitness and health

    Desire to help clients reach their health and fitness goals through proper cardiovascular, flexibility and resistance exercise

    Knowledge of anatomy, functional exercise, basic nutrition, and basic exercise science

    Conducts Fitness Assessments according to GGH protocol

    Educates members on current health and fitness issues and trends

    Exceptionally member service oriented and possesses outstanding communication skills

    Ability to design exercise programs tailored to the needs of specific clients/goals

    Ability to demonstrate and teach exercises while providing feedback on technique

    Ability to execute individual fitness program design in a safe and effective manner

    Understands the importance of maintaining accurate and current client files

    Dedicated to maintaining personal integrity and personal health and fitness

    Willingness to uphold GGH protocol and policies

    Attends mandatory and optional staff training classes

    Promotes and sells personal training programs and services

    Remains current on certifications and new trends in the industry

    Job Requirements:

    Current CPR/AED Certification and basic First Aid knowledge (short grace period is offered)

    Current Nationally Recognized Personal Trainer Certification (short grace period is offered)

    NASM Cooper Institute

    ACSM NFPT

    ACE CSCS

    NPTI NSCA

    ISSA PTA Global

    AFAA NESTA

    NCFS RTS Resistance Training Specialist

  • Locations
    Sterling, VA • Herndon, VA • Woodbridge, VA