Village Fitness Trainer

Primary Responsibilities:

The Trainer position is responsible for understanding and executing our Alloy Training Platform and our 8 Core Touch Points during each training session.  The standard expectation is a 75% or greater on each quarterly performance evaluation.  This position reports directly to the Head Trainer. 

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Possess a thorough knowledge of all programs, assessments, training techniques and performance evaluation criteria
  • Demonstrate leadership, motivation and dependability
  • Maintain Client Coach Cards at the completion of each training session 
  • Have a basic knowledge of computers and ability to use our gym management software
  • Maintain cleanliness of physical site – troubleshoot problems, cleaning and organizing equipment
  • Must be able to lift/assist others in lifting heavy workloads up to 100 lb. or more – physical activity is expected
  • Must understand and perfectly demonstrate how to incorporate our 8 Core Touch Points in each Training Session
  • Must be flexible – hours are subject to change in accordance with job, at Facility Director’s discretion
  • Must be able to maintain a minimum of 75% or greater Performance Average on Quarterly Employee Performance Reviews
  • Must have 80% or greater on their last Quarterly Employee Performance Review to be eligible for any salary increases or bonuses that employees may be entitled to
  • Any other duties as required by the Facility Director

Position Requirements

  • Outgoing personality
  • BS degree in physical education, exercise physiology, management, or related field is desired, but not necessarily required
  • Must be able to successfully complete onsite Alloy certification with a 70% or better (necessary training is provided)
  • Must be able to complete the Personal Trainer Certification within 8 months of employee hire date
  • Excellent customer service and membership relations skills and temperament
  • Must be self-motivated, goal oriented, creative, dependable, enthusiastic and flexible
  • Must be able to score minimum of 75% on all Quarterly Employee Performance Evaluations
  • Must be CPR and AED certified. All certifications must be current
  • This is a full-time position, sometimes requiring more than 40 hours per week. Some weekend work may be required

Application Process

Interested and qualified individuals should send a resume and cover letter, including a minimum of three references (may be work or academic) to:

Village Fitness, Attn: Jason Usry, Facility Director, 440 Society Hill Drive, Aiken, SC 29803

Emailed application materials must be in word format. Interviews will be conducted of qualified applicants prior to offering the internship position.  Resume and cover letter may be emailed below.

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Questions should be directed to Jason Usry, Facility Director (803) 645-8235 or jason@vfaiken.comcreate new email

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