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Personal Trainer 

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About the Organization Active Wellness is a leading management company specializing in fitness and wellness services operating 45 corporate, residential, medical and community fitness centers across the country. With more than 1100 employees, Active's mission is to build and inspire healthier, active lives through high touch interactions and technologies that support a better quality of life. We accomplish this by creating inspiring environments, delivering results-based programming and building meaningful relationships that support positive change in people's lives.

We accomplish this by creating inspiring environments, delivering results-based programming and building meaningful relationships that support positive change in people's lives.

Our team is energetic, active and fun. We listen to our team, doing what's best for our people while focusing on delivering the best products and programming in the industry. Our employees have continued support, training and resources to deliver results to our members, and clients.

If you love making a difference in people's lives, we'd love to connect. We're dedicated to helping people live the best lives possible, and we're always looking for individuals that are passionate like us to join Team Active.


•Competitive Base Salary.

•Full Medical, Dental, Vision Health Benefits (Full Time Employees).

•Complimentary Club Membership and discounts on all Active products and more (where applicable).

Position Personal Trainer  
Location Active Sports Clubs Scotts Valley  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time and/or Part-Time  

Active Sports Clubs Personal Trainer is responsible for managing the fitness floor, being responsive to members and guests by offering assistance, and educating Active Sports Clubs members on the safe and correct use of cardio and weight training equipment. This person also performs assessments, provides package prescriptions, answers fitness and wellness related questions, and sells personal training packages.

Essential Functions:The responsibilities of a Personal Trainer include, but are not limited to:

  • Sell and deliver personal training sessions to clients
  • Schedule and conduct new member onboarding sessions
  • Assist with new member outreach and follow-up with low users
  • Assist members in using safe and effective exercise form during their workouts
  • Maintain a clean, safe and orderly fitness floor, racking weights. Includes picking up loose towels, water bottles, magazines, cleaning equipment, etc.
  • Perform fitness assessments (movement and posture assessments, blood pressure checks, body composition tests) as requested by members
  • Support, teach and encourage members to meet his/her fitness goals
  • Work together as a team with all departments
  • Assist in development and implementation of new fitness programs/classes

Other Functions:

  • Be the club goodwill ambassador and greet and assist members
  • Develop relationships and encourage member referrals
  • Enforce Active Wellness Center policies, such as cell phone use, etc.
  • Attend fitness department and fitness training meetings and continuing education classes to keep certifications current
Position Requirements

Skills & Qualifications

  • Communication skills, customer service oriented
  • Operational knowledge of resistance training equipment and proper form
  • Knowledge of anatomy, biomechanics
  • Knowledge of injury prevention and basic rehabilitation
  • Knowledge of basic movement and posture assessments and body composition assessments
  • Ability to calculate target heart rate
  • Basic knowledge in nutrition

Certification/Education Level

  • Four (4) years college degree in fitness related field or certificate from accredited 2-year program at a university preferred
  • CPR/AED/First Aid Certification Required within 30 days of hire.
  • Minimum one (1) NCCA or NBFE accredited certification
  • Proof of citizenship or legal status.


  • Personal Trainer experience preferred but not required.
  • Previous health club personal training experience is a plus

Physical and Working Conditions
• Physical requirements: Ability to lift a minimum of 45 lbs, ability to spot a client lifting weights
• Fitness club environment.
• Must follow OSHA and Active Wellness safety standards

Req Number PER-18-00002  
Salary Range $20 - $45 training rate (DOE) 

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