Join Our Team
We are on the lookout for all-stars to join our team! If you love performance-based fitness, have anywhere between a curiosity about to a strong passion for obstacle course racing, and live to help people become the best versions of themselves, we encourage you to apply for any of the positions listed below.
RISE UP TRAINING Santa Monica, West LA’s first and only obstacle race training gym, is looking for trainer/coaches to help further our mission to empower people in shattering preconceptions about their limitations, realize and achieve their athletic potential and conquer obstacles both on the course and in life.
We will need well-rounded performance-based coaches to help grow our client-base, expand our class schedule, and bolster our clients’ confidence in learning the skills, technique and conditioning to succeed in obstacle races.
Nurture and embody the spirit, culture and community of the gym through our core values (this is THE most important thing - if you don’t have this, please don’t apply)
Lead in the direction and management of scheduled small group training classes, with a specialized focus on training for Obstacle Course Races
Create and implement 60-minute workout classes that meet the thematic requirements of the class schedule and fit with RISE UP Training Santa Monica standards
Assist clients in reaching their fitness goals while remaining suitable to their current physical abilities and skills; have an adaptable approach
Provide fitness consultations and evaluations to prospective new clients
Teach clients on the proper techniques for all exercises and obstacles, to provide them foundations for achieving success and to minimize the risk of injury
Monitor clients on their progress and performance and suggest modifications to account for injuries or deficiencies
Enforce all gym policies and safety rules to reduce the chance of any accidents and to maintain a safe and comfortable environment in which clients can exercise.
Manage and monitor class attendance through gym software; ensure that the accounts of clients in attendance are in good standing
Perform basic first aid when needed, including treating minor injuries with bandages; be prepared for emergency first aid protocol
Clean, organize and maintain all fitness equipment and gym space so that it is ready for clients to use at any time.
Job Skills & Qualifications
Current accredited personal training certification
At least 1-2 years of experience as a personal trainer and/or group exercise instructor
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Current certificate in CPR/AED and First Aid
Team player with a “no job is too small” attitude
Established experience in and passion for Spartan Races and other obstacle races
Spartan SGX Certified
BS in Kinesiology, Exercise Science or associated field
Experience and comfort in membership-based sales
How to apply:
Email your resume and cover letter to email@example.com