Personal Trainer

The Riverdale YM-YWHA is looking to hire personal trainers to join our team. If you:

  • are available for evening shifts (6-10pm) Monday-Thursday
  • are self-motivated
  • have knowledge of the human anatomy and the concepts of functional exercise, basic nutrition, and basic exercise science
  • have the ability to design individual and group exercise programs tailored to the needs and attainable goals of specific clients
  • have the ability to conduct and understand the need and importance of screening and client assessment, initially and progressively
  • have the ability to execute individual fitness programs designed in a safe and effective way
  • have the desire to help clients reach their health and fitness goals through appropriate cardiovascular, flexibility and resistance exercise
  • have the ability to motivate others to improve their overall fitness and health
  • have the dedication to maintaining personal integrity and your own health and fitness
    want to have a sense of community,

…. this is the perfect job for you.

Education and certifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Current CPR
  • Certification from one of the following organizations:  ACE, NASAM, ACSM, AFAA, AFPA, The Cooper Institute, ISSA, IFP,  NCSF, NESTA, NETA, NFPT, or NSCA.

 Physical requirements:

  • Physical effort required for daily duties include lifting heavy weights, squatting, bending, reaching, spotting & prolonged standing and walking.
  • Must be able to frequently lift and /or move up to 45+ pounds

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