Personal Trainer



  • Honest, organized, with strong work ethic
  • Ability to design and implement programs for clients.
  • Certified through national organization (ACE, AFFA, NASM, ACSM, NEIDTA) NASM preferred.
  • Adult CPR with AED training and First Aid certificate.
  • Prefer some college from an institution accredited by the U.S. Department of Education, especially anatomy and basic knowledge of fitness principles.


  • Must have a complete and up-to-date understanding of personal training for levels being taught, including warm-ups, stretches and workouts that produce results.
  • Understand, build and implement workout plans for clients that will help them achieve their goals.
  • Perform New Member Personal Trainings and Assessments as needed, especially while building clientele.
  • Maintain client records including workouts, training sessions while ensuring all sessions provided have been paid for as well as accurately debited from CLASS.
  • Ensure all sessions are used in a timely manner avoiding requests for extensions for any reason other than medical.
  • Attend and participate in all scheduled staff meetings and in service trainings.
  • Actively participate and attend continuous education experiences such as seminars, conferences, etc to stay current with the most up to date training techniques and skills.
  • Performs the job safely and in compliance with Park District policies, procedures, work and safety rules.
  • Supports and exhibits the established organizational values of respect, communication, integrity, innovation, recognition, continuous learning, fun, empowerment and people.
  • Work as scheduled.


  • Typically a 40 hour work week including weekends. This position is required to work onsite.


  • Varies Based on Experience and Sessions Worked
  • $13.50-$24.50 per session


  •  PT Staff receive an Individual Outdoor Pool Membership and Individual Health & Fitness Membership (which includes use of the indoor pool) during the employment period.