Orangetheory Fitness Coach

Orangetheory Fitness
Chicago, IL
United States

Employment Type

Job Description
Locations: Oak Park, South Loop - Chicago, Hyde Park & Frankfort 
Orangetheory Fitness is currently seeking qualified coaches who can deliver a fantastic workout experience to our clients at our studios!

If you are:

  • A passionate, positive and energetic person that loves to help people be the best they can be
  • Someone who enjoys motivating members and providing a world class fitness experience
  • Someone who promotes an upbeat, enthusiastic high-energy environment when coach a fitness class

Then you’re probably the right person for us!


  • Competitive Pay
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance for full-time employees
  • 401K Plan
  • Work Out for FREE

As an Orangetheory Fitness Coach, you will be responsible for delivering scientifically predesigned workouts for up to 36 - 45 clients per session. This position requires a strong ability to coach and manage time and motivating multiple clients in a group setting. An OTF Coach must focus on a well rounded theory of fitness, including endurance, strength, and power, using the tools given to optimize the client’s experience and results.


  • Deliver predesigned workouts to groups up to 36 - 45 clients
  • Energize and motivate clients throughout the sessions
  • Build OTF attendance and retain current clientele
  • Ensure safety of participants in regards to heart rate and exercise technique
  • Modify specific exercises to accommodate various skill levels
  • Attend monthly fitness staff meetings and required educational presentations
  • Designate 8-20 hours a week to the studio(s)
  • Handle member concerns when applicable
  • Collaborate with OTF team in helping build the membership base and studio culture
  • Assist sales associates, when needed, with OTF studio tours and sales
  • Must take at least 2 OTF class per week
  • Attend 2 Studio events per month


  • Intermediate knowledge of physiology, exercise technique, and body mechanics
  • Ability to multi-task and stay organized
  • Positive, motivating and effective interpersonal communication skills
  • Desire and capacity to train all fitness levels
  • Must hold OTFit fitness certification + one of the following nationally accredited fitness certification programs: ACSM, ACE, NASM, NSCA or AFAA
  • Bachelor’s degree in an exercise related field is preferred
  • CPR/AED certification
  • Preferably 2+ years of experience teaching groups or personal training in the fitness industry
Orangetheory Fitness
Kelsey O'Connor

United States

View Count 80