Assistant Coach and Facility Manager

Job Posted 2/28/2024
Barbell Jobs
12090 W 50th Pl
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
United States
Experience Required
Exercise / Fitness
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$18.00 to $30.00 Per Hour
Job Description

Mission: Our mission-driven gym is committed to empowering our members to live their best lives. We do this by fostering a supportive community, promoting respect, and providing our own creative, challenging programming that ushers members into reaching their full potential.

Position Overview: As a Full-Time CrossFit Coach, you will play a pivotal role in bringing our mission to life. This multifaceted position involves coaching, community engagement, administrative responsibilities, and a commitment to continuous learning.


Coaching (20 hours per week):

  • Lead CrossFit classes enthusiastically, providing expert guidance on movements, techniques, and scaling options.
  • Conduct classes during varied time slots, including early mornings, nights, and weekends.
  • Participate in a minimum of three classes per week as a participant to stay connected with the member experience.

Community Engagement:

  • Utilize our workout tracking app to engage with members, provide feedback, and foster a sense of community.
  • Actively participate in community events, competitions, and social gatherings to strengthen member connections.

Gym Maintenance:

  • Dedicate at least five hours per week to cleaning and maintaining the gym space, ensuring a safe and welcoming environment.

Client Onboarding:

  • Assist in onboarding new clients, introducing them to gym policies, facilities, and the CrossFit methodology.
  • Provide a welcoming and informative orientation to help new members integrate into the community.

Retention Initiatives:

  • Lead initiatives aimed at member retention, such as organizing challenges, in-house competitions setting and tracking goals, and fostering a positive training atmosphere.

Program Testing:

  • Collaborate with the programming team to test and provide feedback on workout programs, ensuring they align with our mission and effectively challenge our members.

Continuing Education:

  • Pursue at least one continuing education certificate per year, with the gym covering associated costs.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, new coaching methodologies, and fitness innovations.


  • Maintain a high level of professionalism in all interactions with members, colleagues, and the broader community.
  • Always uphold and embody the values and mission of the gym.


  • CrossFit Level 1 Certification (Level 2 preferred).
  • Previous coaching experience in a CrossFit or similar functional fitness setting.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A passion for community building and creating a positive training environment.
  • Proven ability to work flexible hours, including early mornings, nights, and weekends.


  • Competitive compensation, up to 40 hours a week, between $18-$30 per hour, based on experience.
  • Health and wellness benefits.
  • Continuing education support.
  • Gym membership.
  • Opportunities for career growth within the organization.