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Hiring: Personal Trainer

By April 30, 2019 May 2nd, 2019 No Comments

The Hampshire Regional YMCA is seeking a dynamic individual to fill the part-time position of Personal Trainer.  At the Y, our cause is to strengthen community.  To fulfill this promise, we require strong cause-driven leaders to effect lasting personal and social change regarding our organization’s three key areas: youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.  Our employees are leaders committed to nurturing the potential of all, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility.

Essential Functions/ Job Duties:

  • Prepare and conduct personal training sessions and instructions that meet all the necessary components and safety guidelines in accordance with current accepted practices of exercise.
  • Build and maintaining positive member relationships.
  • Monitor registration/liability release forms for each participant as instructed as well as turn in copies of receipts to your supervisor.
  • Keep time cards up to date as sessions are conducted.
  • Report any location and equipment problems or concerns to your supervisor in a timely manner. Responsible for the maintenance of program area; this includes set up and clean up if applicable.
  • Insure participants adhere to safety and injury prevention policies and procedures. Prepare incident/accident reports as required.
  • Arrive on time for all scheduled sessions. Inform client when an absence is expected.
  • Participate in all scheduled staff trainings and staff meetings.

Job Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Personal Training Certification obtained from one of the following approved programs: YMCA, AFAA, ACE, IFPA, ACSM, NSCA or NASM.
  • The position requires education and 2 year experience in exercise prescription, recreation or a related area of study.
  • Must possess current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications or be able to obtain it within a reasonable time period.

Benefits include a free membership to the Y and an opportunity to participate in 403(b).


  1. YMCA application
  2. In addition to the application, we’ll gladly take your resume and cover letter.

Please email your application, resume and cover letter to sovina.mansfield @hrymca.org

Or mail/in person: Hampshire Regional YMCA,  Attn: Sovina Mansfield, 286 Prospect Street, Northampton, MA 01060.