Certified Personal Trainer - w/ benefits!

posted by University of California, San Francisco - UCSF


UCSF Fitness & Recreation at the Parnassus Campus, located in the Inner Sunset is looking for an outgoing, energetic, well-educated individual that is passionate about fitness. We are recruiting a certified Personal Trainer to join our team and help change the lives of our members. This is a great position for candidates looking to make a significant impact in a dynamic organization.

The Personal Trainer works under direct supervision of the Fitness Manager and is responsible for carrying out the day-to-day operations of the Fitness unit, which includes customer service, creating and following lesson plans and providing quality instructions to all program participants.

The Personal Trainer provides instructions in personalized one-on-one or group training. Applies full knowledge and experience in personal training to create and adjust program methods, and processes and provides safe instructions to participants.

The Personal Trainer will prepare programs and provide personal training services. Complete ancillary administrative records and assist with promotions. Demonstrate excellent customer service skills. Attend staff meetings and in-house training as required. Annually, contribute to the assessment of the class and personal performance evaluation. Remain current in industry standards prescribed by supervisor. Behave in a professional manner, work as a team player and adhere to facility policies.

Note: Please note: This is a 75% variable contract position for one year from date of hire.

Apply here! http://tiny.ucsf.edu/TzjOtj


UCSF Fitness & Recreation inspires growth and health on the UCSF campus through fitness, community, and play. The Fitness unit is an integral part of Fitness & Recreation and provides customer service while ensuring participants participate in Personal Training (PT) instruction in a safe environment.


The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.

Required Qualifications:

• Nationally Recognized Fitness Certification
• Adult Automated External Defibrillator (AED) / Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) Certification (current certification or obtained within 30 days from date of hire)
• Verbal and written communication skills in the English language, active listening, dynamic flexibility, critical thinking, multi-task and time management skills
• Ability to exercise independent sound judgment and employ reasoning skills
• Client service minded, entrepreneurial spirit and creative thinking skills

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field of study strongly preferred
• One or more years of experience as a Certified Personal Trainer
• Working knowledge of program activity practices and procedures
• Knowledge of campus policies and procedures
• Basic skills in computer programs relevant to job duties
• Rehab or injury management experience


• Adult Automated External Defibrillator (AED) / Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) Certification (current certification or obtained within 30 days from date of hire)
• Nationally Recognized Fitness Certification
Personal Training

Employment: Permanent

Rate: Hourly

Beginner to Master

Date Posted: Jan 15 2020
500 Parnassus Ave level b1, San Francisco, CA 94143

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