Directs and coordinates activities with associates and their immediate family members to assist in their personal fitness needs and goals.
Any combination of education, training, and experience providing the following knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Experience, Education, and Training
Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology, Exercise Science or related field preferred. Minimum one year experience in personal training required. Candidates must be certified as a personal trainer. Preferred qualifications: Certification through American College of Sports Medicine (ASCM) or National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). Health coaching experience or certification preferred.
Basic knowledge of the trucking/transportation industry is desirable. Having and maintaining a working knowledge of human anatomy and the concepts of functional exercise, basic nutrition and fundamental principles of exercise science. An understanding for the need and importance of screening and client assessment; proficiency in conducting these evaluations initially and progressively programming exercise programs accordingly. Knowledge and familiarity of social media outlets is a plus.
Must have a strong work history and flexible schedule with the ability to work early mornings and evenings. Basic computer skills required, including knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint and Word.
Preferred: Health coaching experience, knowledge of creating progressive training programs for unique, at-risk populations. Comfort and experience in public speaking, leading group fitness classes, counseling clients 1-on-1, and strong verbal and physical communication skills.
This position requires demonstration of various fitness techniques. Candidates must be able to perform same movements as the people being trained. Consistent walking, running, lifting, bending, pulling, pushing and stretching required. Candidate must be able to lift and carry 45lbs, pull 15lbs, and push variable weight dependent on body weight (push-ups, etc.).
Both indoor and outdoor working environment with varying weather conditions.
Candidates must be a current certified personal trainer and will need to maintain that certification throughout employment.
Preferred certifications: American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
Candidate must be able to pass a job specific post-offer physical prior to beginning employment with Prime, Inc.