The Athleticus is hiring!
The Athleticus® is a small and ambitious startup. We are a boutique gym focusing on strength, conditioning, movement with purpose, intention, and sustainability. We're not into trends, we are professionals that believe in building meaningful relationships with our members by meeting them where they are through an integrated and scientific approach, specific to the individual. We’re seeking trainers of all different backgrounds who fundamentally connect with our values, care about collaboration, and want to co-build something meaningful with us.
If this describes you, please submit your application!
2+ years coaching in any fitness capacity, including strength & conditioning, yoga, mobility, kettlebells, weightlifting, HIIT, etc.
You are certified through a top-tier, nationally accredited PT certification
Degrees in exercise science, nutrition/dietetics (RD), athletic training, etc. preferred but not required.
CPR and First Aid Certification required
You can pass a background check and drug screen upon request
Possession of authorization to work in the US
A combination of weekday mornings and evenings availability is vital for this role, with late morning availability and Saturday availability being nice to have.
Character Specifications: You're:
Helpful. You genuinely want to make people's lives better.
Mature. No matter your age, you can handle any situation with poise, decisiveness, and a lack of drama.
Active. You take excellent care of your body and your mind
Resourceful. Clients are people, and people have limitations, fears, and moods. You are able to find ways to motivate, uplift and challenge people while making them smile.
Hungry. Willing and ready to get their hands dirty, and enter into the work with the understanding that we are building out processes in real time. At The Athleticus, everyone cleans and contributes to the success of our gym. We want employees that are willing to wear many hats and don’t have a “not my job” attitude.
Open. We're going to study, tweak and engineer your technique to help you realize your fullest potential.
Tough. That 5am wake-up call? No problem. Little fazes you.
Friendly. Enough said!
WHAT YOU WILL DO:
Coach a combination of Private and Semi-private sessions, building a training framework for each Member that is sustainable, balanced, and bespoke to their individual needs.
Identify opportunities and engage prospective Members during intro sessions: complete assessments and convert leads to Membership through a compelling and best-in-class experience.
Deepen your relationship with existing Members by encouraging them to grow with The Athleticus
Book sessions and respond to Client and Member needs, questions, and feedback.
Develop and lead weekly classes based on your specific skill set and expertise.
Assist in the cleaning, organization, and ongoing daily maintenance of the gym space, including opening, closing, and on-shift protocols.
WHY YOU SHOULD WORK WITH US:
You like to work independently, but want the opportunity to grow in your career and work for a mission-driven, values-based start-up.
You want to build meaningful relationships within the fitness community.
We offer competitive compensation based on experience with the ability to advance to higher levels of pay as you grow on our team.
We’re looking for people dedicated to growing with us. In turn we’ll be dedicated to you and your development
APPLICATION PROCESS: The application process for this role is four-part — a submission of an application, a phone or video interview, an in-person interview with an example demo session and a reference check. To apply, please upload your resume and cover letter. Please note that the cover letter can be short and sweet - just tell us a little about yourself and your interest in this position that isn’t covered by your resume, such as social media handles. However, applications that don’t include a cover letter will not be considered.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $21.00 - $29.00 per hour plus commission on packages sold, up-selling, and client retention
Professional development assistance
Advancement and promotional opportunities
Bonuses on new and existing business when you and the company exceed sales goals
Work Location: 917 49th Street South, Saint Petersburg FL 33707
As the premier personal training facility in the St Pete / Gulfport area, The Athleticus is committed to providing the best community to help people feel and perform better at every age. Our certified personal trainers have over 40 years of combined fitness experience and have overcome weight loss, injury, and health battles—just like you! Our coaches understand how important the combination of nutrition, overall lifestyle, and hard work is to optimize your health and performance. We are here to help you achieve the fitness goals you thought were impossible!