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Certified Personal Trainer - BKB Lincoln Park (Grand Opening)

Brooklyn Boulders
Brooklyn Boulders Lincoln Park
Chicago, IL 60614
United States

Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

OUR STORY: Brooklyn Boulders (BKB) opened its doors in 2009. With facilities now nestled in the hearts of New York, Boston and Chicago and programs all over the country, BKB operates an adventure lifestyle ecosystem that consists of a diverse community of climbers, creatives, artists, and fitness enthusiasts, with the common vision of
Becoming Superhuman Together.

We live and breathe our CORE VALUES. They’re what makes BKB…BKB!


GET WEIRD -- Be yourself. BKB is your creative playground.

CO-CREATE -- Trust your team. Results are stronger when we collaborate.

BE RELENTLESS -- Attitude is everything. Take risks. Fall hard. Get back up.

MAKE IT BEAUTIFUL -- Create something extraordinary. Be proud to share it. Never stop improving.

MAKE IT AN OPEN HOUSE PARTY -- Encourage diversity and inclusion.


An enthusiastic, motivated individual stoked on helping others achieve their goals. Someone who’s passionate about fitness and self-discovery. Someone who is relentless about improving their craft.

The Personal Trainer (PT) performs climbing and fitness assessments with community members and prospective clients, delivering unique and integrated personalized climbing and fitness programming to meet or exceed those goals. The Personal Trainer participates in sales, promotions, and events as necessary. They must be able to schedule and follow training guidelines according to standard operating procedures of the product team.


  • Teach scheduled personal training sessions completely, and on time

  • Provide a personal training experience that showcases the BKB brand

  • Be aware of, and help to ensure the success of appropriate promotional, conversion and retention strategies

  • Act as an ambassador for the BKB brand and health, climbing and fitness on and off the clock in our facilities

  • Use the appropriate systems to track sales, conversion, retention, hours worked, as well as any other data-tracking and reporting functions as instructed by your manager

  • Report feedback to Climbing and Fitness Manager as needed

  • Conduct outreach and network to generate leads as required by management

  • Work diligently to retain clients through superior service and generating results in their achievement of fitness and climbing goals

  • Report any needs or issues related to trainers, equipment, members, or schedules to Climbing & Fitness Manager or Fitness Coordinator [as applicable]

  • Know and abide by all standards for the Climbing & Fitness department and its product standard

  • Be a connector in the community and maintain positive relationships with peers, community members and clients

  • Keep all fitness and climbing areas clean, tidy and in a better state than you found them in accordance with any applicable SOPs

  • Attend meetings as determined by Climbing & Fitness Manager

  • Responsible for meeting performance goals

  • Must hold, and maintain personal training certifications and other modality certifications as required by the Climbing & Fitness Manager

  • Communicate with clients and your Climbing & Fitness Manager in a timely manner

  • Meet the conditions of your hiring, specifically related to hours and revenue generated

  • Work time on the floor fielding questions, selling personal training sessions, and conducting consults/assessments as scheduled and required by Climbing & Fitness Manager


  • At least one PT certification (NASM, ACE, etc.) or the willingness to obtain one within 90 days of hiring

  • A valid CPR certification

  • Passionate, hard working, committed to changing people's lives

  • Additional modality specializations [Yoga, Kettlebell, etc] a plus

  • Rock climbing experience preferred

  • 2 years of PT experience preferred


  • Passionate, positive, and hardworking

  • Committed to changing people's lives


  • Free membership for employees

  • Complimentary membership for a significant other or family member

  • Unlimited free guest passes for friends

  • Discounts on personal training, retail, and guided outdoor adventure trips

  • Free access to non-competitive youth programs for children of employees

  • Company offered health, dental, and vision plans

  • Generous paid time off policies

  • One month paid sabbatical every 5 years of FT service

  • Employee professional development fund

  • 401k with employer match

  • Generous parental leave policy

Though our Team Members come from a wide range of experiences and are as unique as our business, we are all united under our ultimate purpose: to positively effect change for our community. We’re excited to have you be a part of our team of co-creative, hardworking, and driven individuals; welcome to Brooklyn Boulders.

Brooklyn Boulders
Geo Seery
3320 Walnut Street
Denver CO 80205
United States

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