Planet Fitness

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Fitness Trainer / Instructor

at Planet Fitness

Posted: 11/21/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 941013
Keywords: fitness, exercise

Job Description

  • 20-Nov-2018 to 19-Jan-2019 (EST)
  • Bloomfield, CT
  • Bloomfield, CT, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Fitness Trainer / Instructor - Bloomfield, CT - Hartford County - Full Time - Weekdays Monday through Friday 

Planet Fitness, a private equity backed fitness retailer, is seeking candidates for the role of a Fitness Trainer. The Fitness Trainer is a highly friendly and courteous individual who consistently delivers first-rate service and fosters positive customer satisfaction and loyalty while promoting ECP-PF Holdings-Planet Fitness Mission, Vision and Values.  The Fitness Instructor must be adept at balancing multiple tasks with a friendly, courteous demeanor.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Observe participants and inform them of corrective measures necessary for skill improvement;
  • Instruct participants in maintaining exertion levels to maximize benefits from exercise routines;
  • Teach proper breathing techniques used during physical exertion;
  • Evaluate individuals' abilities, needs, and physical conditions, and develop suitable training programs to meet any special requirements;
  • Monitor participants' progress and adapt programs as needed;
  • Explain and enforce safety rules and regulations governing sports, recreational activities, and the use of exercise equipment;
  • Administer emergency first aid, wrap injuries, treat minor chronic disabilities, or refer injured persons to physicians.

Hours

Monday: 6:00am-12:30pm

Tuesday: 12:00pm-7:00pm

Wednesday: 1:00pm-8:00pm

Thursday: 12:00pm-7:30pm

Friday: 7:00am-1:30pm

 

Skills

  • Ability to stand and/or walk for an entire shift
  • Ability to occasionally lift and/or carry up to 30 pounds from ground to overhead up to 30 minutes of workday (i.e., assisting in stocking/maintaining inventory levels) with appropriate safety equipment
  • Ability to occasionally bend at waist with some twisting up to one hour of workday

Minimum Qualifications

  • 18 years old or older
  • A High School Diploma Or Equivalent required, Associates degree preferred
  • Six months face to face customer service experience in a retail environment required or 1-year Fitness experience preferred
  • Bilingual a plus

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company contribution towards health benefits that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, LTD, STD and Critical Illness
  • Paid Time Off benefits (if applicable)

 

Planet Fitness is an Equal Opportunity Employer