Join Team Active -Personal Trainer @ Oakland City Center

Active Wellness
1200 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
From $45 To $65.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

Active Sports Club Oakland is looking for stellar Personal Trainers to join our growing team and help us continue to deliver exceptional service and guidance to our clients and members. As a Personal Trainer, you have the opportunity to impact the lives of our members and help them reach new levels of health and fitness. If you are passionate about the fitness industry and pride yourself on being service-minded, this is the job for you!

Essential Functions include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare and deliver sound, evidence-based comprehensive exercise programs based on individual client goals

  • Motivate and inspire clients to achieve results through S.M.A.R.T. goal setting and tracking progress

  • Coach and motivate members at every stage of their fitness journey

  • Schedule and conduct new member onboarding sessions, including conducting fitness assessments (movement and postural assessment, body composition tests)

  • Support, teach and encourage members to meet his/her fitness goals

  • Maintain an active client base and build a referral network

  • Sell and deliver personal training programs/packages to clients

  • Assist with new member outreach and follow-up with low users

Other Functions

  • Be the club goodwill ambassador by greeting and assisting members to ensure safe and enjoyable use of the club

  • Maintain a clean, safe and orderly fitness floor

  • Work together as a team with all departments, including massage and group exercise

  • Assist in development and implementation of new fitness programs/classes

  • Attend fitness department and fitness training meetings and continuing education classes to keep certifications current

Additional opportunity with becoming a Zone Coach:


The Zone is a 50-minute athletic-inspired workout designed to help you efficiently achieve maximum results. Led by an expert coach, this revolutionary results-based program (HIIT) uses heart training technology and team-based camaraderie to take your workout to the next level. ZONE VIDEO

The Zone Coach:

The Zone is searching for multi talented individuals who share a passion for leading others to reach their greatest physical and mental potential. We are looking for group fitness instructors, personal trainers, strength and conditioning coaches with incredible personalities, whom are eager to coach multiple formats of small group training in a boutique style studio while incorporating the use of heart rate training technology as well as the most relevant scientifically proven forms of functional training.

Job Requirements: Shown on Web

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

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

Active Wellness
Topher Francia Henderson

United States
Active Wellness Topher Francia Henderson

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