Personal Trainer

Job Posted 9/20/2022
New York Athletic Club
180 Central Park South
New York City, NY 10019
United States
Category Personal Trainer
Experience Required
Degree Required
Job Start Date
$19.00 to $20.00 Per Hour
Job Description

The prestigious New York Athletic Club, one of the world's premier private clubs, founded in 1868 and located on Central Park South in Manhattan is seeking a regular full-time and part-time Fitness Professional. 

 Job Responsibilities

  • Be on the floor in proper uniform and ready to work at the start of the shift
  • Communicate effectively with and complete tasks assigned by the management team.
  • Communicates effectively with all peers and managers
  • Enforce policies and procedures
  • Execute emergency procedures when necessary
  • Report any incident of injury, or broken equipment to the management team.
  • Perform fitness assessments, guided workouts, and other complimentary services for members.
  • Providing a clean, safe, and helpful workout environment for our members.
  • Be able to answer basic fitness questions and have knowledge of equipment and proper workout technique
  • Be available to manage fitness desk; check out equipment and answer questions as needed.
  • Make sure all weights and equipment/benches are in their proper places.
  • Respond to all medical emergencies as appropriate.
  • New program development, and implementation.
  • Assist fitness and/or gym manager in program development, challenges, and events.
  • Assist fitness and/or gym manager in administrative tasks as appropriate.
  • Assist in development and implementation of marketing strategies/promotion of fitness center and gymnasium.
  • Light duty cleaning and organization of fitness center and/or gym daily.
  • Personal Training during your shift is limited to 3 hours a day; however, you can train as much as you want any time before or after your shift or on a day off.
  • Manage to take on extra assignments/responsibilities on an as needed basis.


  • Degree in Exercise Science or related field and at least 1 year experience in the fitness industry preferred but not required
  • Certified Personal Trainer (national accredited organization) or currently pursuing certification
  • Current CPR/AED certification
  • Background in Post Rehab a plus, but not required
  • Basic Computer knowledge; (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point etc.).
  • Strong Interpersonal/Communication Skills

Forward resume and cover letter to Denise Lacen, HR Manager at