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Personal Trainer (OM & PH Campuses)

JOB TITLE: Personal Trainer
REPORTS TO: Senior Director of Fitness
STATUS: Part Time
LOCATION: Both Owings Mills and Park Heights Campuses

Inspired by the work we do every day, the JCC is an organization centered by Jewish values and focused on creating meaningful experiences and opportunities to enrich, connect, and positively impact our community.
We pride ourselves on our inclusive and welcoming workplace and celebrate the diversity of our employees.  
We value all members of our team in a supportive environment in which everyone is treated with appreciation and respect and positioned to do their best work every day.

SUMMARY: 
Under the direction of the Senior Director of Fitness, personal trainers will be primarily responsible for taking on existing clients based on need, as well as soliciting new business and teaching JCC members about the benefits of personal training in an effort to grow our personal training business.
This position requires the incumbent to work a flexible work week schedule throughout the year, including evenings and weekends. This schedule will be determined weekly based on the client needs, meetings and other JCC duties.
 

COVID VACCINATION POLICY: 
All active full-time, part-time, and temporary staff are required to provide proof of full vaccination (COVID-19) as a condition of employment as of November 15, 2021.
 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Maintain a minimum of 15 hours of personal training per pay period while continuously striving to increase numbers.  
  • Work with the Fitness Director to ensure consistency in procedure, policy, offerings, and quality of experience for members at the JCC. 
  • Participate in departmental and agency training, staff meetings, conferences, committees, and special events.  
  • Keep accurate records and enter all completed sessions in Upace bi-weekly. 
  • Works cooperatively with other JCC departments in planning programs and special events.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
     

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or related field preferred.
  • Proven success in the fitness/wellness industry. 
  • 2-4 years personal training experience.
  • Current Personal Training Certification that is nationally recognized and accredited by the NCCA.
  • Current CPR/AED/First Aid Certification.
  • Ability to perform exercises and movements as demonstrations for clients.
  • Sales experience a plus.
  • Strong customer service skills including an outgoing personality; a friendly disposition, self-confidence, and maturity.  
  • Knowledge of equipment and body mechanics.
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Ability to train, teach, and offer any fitness services exclusively at the JCC.
  • Understanding of Jewish culture, values and traditions a plus, but not required.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive, and incumbent will also perform other reasonably related business duties as assigned by supervisor or other management, as required. The JCC reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the needs arise. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment. 

The Jewish Community Center of Greater Baltimore is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. In keeping with our Jewish values, we are dedicated to a policy of nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, citizenship, veteran's status, physical or mental disability that does not prohibit the performance of essential job functions (with or without reasonable accommodation) or any other basis protected by federal, or applicable, state or local law. We welcome everyone interested in our mission to join us. If you require accommodations, please contact us and we will make every effort to meet your needs.

Interested candidates, please forward resume to jdominick@jcc.org.