Personal Trainer - Detroit Metro Area Job
Date: Jul 5, 2014
Location: Canton, MI, US
We have several full-service fitness centers in the Detroit area. During the application process, you will be able to select which location(s) you are interested in.
As a member of the Personal Training Team, you will be responsible for providing personal training services that offer programs for our members to maximize workout efficiency, improve fitness, increase stamina, and improve overall sense of well being.
Utilize your passion for fitness in an environment that sets you up for success. At Life Time Fitness, we offer our Personal Trainers access to cutting edge technology, state-of-the-art equipment, and comprehensive continuing education programs. Meet industry leaders and fitness enthusiasts who are there to support you in developing and driving your business.
Whether facilitating a seminar on the latest fitness move, teaching a T.E.A.M. Weight Loss class, or developing a challenging workout for an endurance athlete, you'll be sure to find your passion at Life Time Fitness!
Start your day by developing a safe, professional, exciting and comprehensive personal training program for a client whose fitness goals include increasing cardiovascular endurance and reducing total body fat by 3%.
Next, utilize your persuasive sales ability by walking the fitness floor and meeting potential clients. Build your business by conversing with members and speaking about the various fitness programs you offer. Allow your enthusiasm to shine while helping others reach their fitness goals as you set up appointments for complimentary fitness consultations.
After lunch, teach a seminar to members on the benefits of interval training while discussing current health and fitness issues and trends.
Then, monitor and instruct a new client during her first personal training session on the safe and effective use of cardiovascular, flexibility and strength training equipment.
Round out your day with a shift at the service desk to ensure that members have a place to go if they have questions about equipment or fitness needs.
Current club locations are: Canton, Commerce, Novi, Rochester Hills, Shelby Township, and Troy.
Four year degree in kinesiology, sports medicine, or related field preferred.
One year of personal training and program design experience preferred.
Personal Training Certification (minimum of one): ACE, ACSM, Cooper Fitness, NASM, NATA, NSCA, NPTI.
CPR/AED Certification required within 6 months of hire.
Overview and benefits
Life Time Fitness is the ultimate "healthy way of life" company where teams work to meet the needs of the members. Find yourself in a challenging work environment where your team is dedicated to exceeding the member's expectations. At Life Time Fitness, goals are set high and performance drives success. As a member of our team, you'll enjoy a positive and exciting atmosphere while developing lasting relationships with other enthusiastic and highly motivated people!
After a demanding day at work, wind down with a great workout and grab a bite to eat in the LifeCafé. Whether attending a spin class taught by our company founder or heading to the LifeSpa for a relaxing massage, team members are encouraged to maintain a healthy, balanced lifestyle.
Full-time team members receive a complimentary club membership as well as a discount on personal training, LifeCafé, LifeSpa and salon services, and Life Time Fitness nutritional products. Life Time Fitness also offers premier benefits packages for both full and part-time team members including medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401K plans, disability insurance and an employee stock option. Full-time team members receive additional benefits including adoption assistance and life insurance.
Primary Location MI-Detroit
Other Locations MI-Novi, MI-Canton Township, MI-Commerce Township, Michigan, MI-Rochester Hills, MI-Troy, MI-Shelby Township
Job Level Individual Contributor
Nearest Major Market: Detroit
Job Segments: Curriculum, Medical, Service Desk, Fitness, Personal Trainer, Education, Healthcare, Customer Service, Hospitality