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Cleveland Clinic Personal Trainer in Uniontown, Ohio

Job Summary:

Under the direct supervision of the Manager, Health & Fitness, the Personal Trainer is responsible for their clients physical assessments, exercise prescription, and motivation, as well as policy enforcement, record keeping, and delivering excellent customer service at all times to every member.

  • Schedules and administers computerized Health Risk Appraisals and Physical Fitness Assessments to new and existing clients at least three times per year.

  • Prescribes individual exercise programs that follow the guidelines adopted by Akron General LifeStyles based on assessment results and client goals.

  • Maintains a record of past and present clients' attendance and payments.

  • Reviews all policies and procedures with each client verbally.

  • Provides floor coverage during times of need.

  • Follows the established procedure for repair of equipment found to be malfunctioning.

  • Displays proficiency in the operation of the computer hardware and KI software.

  • Follows system and department policies and procedures with special attention to attendance and punctuality, confidentiality, dress code and display of ID badge, and safety.

  • Completes mandatory education and training in order to maintain organization and department specific competencies and requirements. Maintains applicable certification/licensure.

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree in athletic training, physical therapy, exercise physiology, exercise science, physical education or other related discipline or specific certification in personal training required.


  • None required

Complexity of Work:

  • Excellent communication and customer service related skills required. Ability to work variable hours as necessary. Possesses a professional attitude and demeanor. Capable of maintaining positive ongoing communications with clients and staff.

Work Experience:

  • Experience in the administration of physical assessments, exercise prescriptions and program development. Basic computer operational skills preferred.

Physical Requirements:

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required

The policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic’s Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days. Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic facility.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities