Under the direct supervision of the Manager, Health & Fitness, the Personal Trainer is responsible for their clients physical assessments, exercise prescription, and motivation, as well as policy enforcement, record keeping, and delivering excellent customer service at all times to every member.
Schedules and administers computerized Health Risk Appraisals and Physical Fitness Assessments to new and existing clients at least three times per year.
Prescribes individual exercise programs that follow the guidelines adopted by Akron General LifeStyles based on assessment results and client goals.
Maintains a record of past and present clients' attendance and payments.
Reviews all policies and procedures with each client verbally.
Provides floor coverage during times of need.
Follows the established procedure for repair of equipment found to be malfunctioning.
Displays proficiency in the operation of the computer hardware and KI software.
Follows system and department policies and procedures with special attention to attendance and punctuality, confidentiality, dress code and display of ID badge, and safety.
Completes mandatory education and training in order to maintain organization and department specific competencies and requirements. Maintains applicable certification/licensure.
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in athletic training physical therapy exercise physiology exercise science physical education or other related discipline degree preferred. Specific certification in personal training required. Experience in the administration of physical assessments exercise prescriptions and program development. Basic computer operational skills preferred. Excellent communication and customer service related skills required. Ability to work variable hours as necessary. Possesses a professional attitude and demeanor. Capable of maintaining positive ongoing communications with clients and staff.
Apply Online. Resume may be submitted upon completion of application.
Human Resources, Division of Recruitment and Retention
Akron General Health System
1 Akron General Avenue
Akron, Ohio 44307
Akron General Health System is an equal opportunity employer.