P/T Fitness Center Personal Trainer - Bunker Hill Community College in Boston Massachusetts

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Bunker Hill Community College

Boston, Massachusetts 02129

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job Description:

Customer Service:

  • Demonstrate exceptional customer service, including a positive, engaging personality and great listening skills
  • Serve as front desk receptionist in the absence of a work-study employee or part-time receptionist
  • Check in members and monitor traffic entering and leaving the fitness center
  • Interact with members in the fitness center and demonstrate proper use of equipment
  • Answer member questions promptly and accurately

Personal Training and Group Classes:

  • Conduct fitness assessments as scheduled by appointment, including body composition, cardiovascular, strength/endurance, and flexibility testing
  • Create personalized training plans for members
  • Ensure safe use of equipment and offer assistance to members as needed
  • Demonstrate safety and proficiency in spotting a variety of exercises
  • Design and conduct group fitness classes for the BHCC community

Facility Monitoring and Supervision:

  • Enforce rules and regulations of the Health and Wellness Center
  • Assist with training and supervision of work-study students
  • Maintain a clean, safe environment
  • Periodically check equipment for proper function and notify Fitness Manager of any repairs needed

Other Duties:

  • Complete other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Fitness Manager or Athletic Director


  • Current CPR/AED/First Aid Certification
  • National Personal Training Certification (ACSM, NSCA, ACE, NASM, AAPT preferred)
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal communication skills
  • Proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff, and student population
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in kinesiology, exercise science, fitness, or closely related field
  • 1 – 3 years of personal training or group exercise experience
  • 1 – 3 years of supervisory experience
  • Experience working in public higher education
  • Experience working in an urban setting

BHCC is nationally recognized as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream and is one of four colleges awarded the National Gates Foundation Achieving the Dream Catalyst grant. The College, ranked among the 25 fastest growing public two-year colleges in the United States, is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, MA, in nearby Chelsea, MA, and at three satellite locations within the Greater Boston area. BHCC is part of the Massachusetts public higher education system, which includes 15 community colleges. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest community college in Massachusetts, serving more than 14,000 students each semester across all modes of instruction. The College offers more than 100 certificate and degree programs that prepare students to enter four-year institutions or to enter the workforce prepared for better and more highly skilled jobs. Sixty-seven percent of students are people of color and more than fifty percent are women.

Additional Information

Scheduled hours: Thursday 10:00a.m.-7:00p.m. & Friday 10:00a.m.-4:00p.m.

Salary:  $25.95/hr. @ 15hrs/wk.

Review Date:  To Ensure Consideration Application Materials Must Be Received By August 7, 2014.

Application Instructions

Submit Cover Letter and Resume Addressing the Required Qualifications to: www.bhcc.mass.edu/employment. Fax transcript files to (617)-228-3328.

Keyword Phrases

  • Athletics Department
  • P/T Fitness Center Personal Trainer
  • Achieving the Dream
  • Embrace Diversity
  • LifeMap
  • Student Affairs and Services
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: 2-3 years
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter