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Personal Trainer

Stonestown Family YMCA
Competency level: 
Reports to: 
Director of Healthy Living
Salary range: 
$25.00 to $35.00

Careers with a Cause

The YMCA of San Francisco was named as one of the Bay Area's Best Places to Work by its employees as well as one of the Healthiest Employers.   Join our team and make a lasting impact every day in communities across San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin Counties.  Every day, our staff—of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences—are transforming lives through YMCA programs for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. When you work for the Y, you’ll be supported with training, mentoring and career development opportunities. Plus, we offer great benefits to help you grow stronger in spirit, mind and body, even as you’re helping others.

About the Job

YMCA Personal Trainers will program and deliver safe and effective workouts for a wide variety of individual, buddy-training or small group training clients. They will present a positive, enthusiastic and caring attitude to a diverse population of members and staff. Personal Trainers should work a minimum of two wellness coaching shifts for at least six months, or until garnering minimum number of clients, before transitioning to personal training only.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent, Bachelors Degree preferred.
  • Flexible schedule with the availability to train clients during YMCA operating hours.
  • Bilingual applicants (Chinese) preferred.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Nationally accredited Personal Training certification and First Aid/CPR* certification.

To Apply

All employees working with the YMCA are considered to have supervisory or disciplinary action relationship over minors.  Job offers are conditional and contingent upon background clearance. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and CA Fair Chance Act we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. 

Everything you need to know about us

We offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive health benefits - medical and dental plans for full time employees
  • Retirement benefits – 12% employer contribution after completion of eligibility requirements
  • Employee Assistance Program for all employees
  • Commuter Benefits via pre-tax payroll deductions
  • Flexible Spending Account – Medical and Dependent Care on a pre-tax basis  
  • Use of YMCA of San Francisco Fitness facilities
  • Paid time off benefits for part time and full time employees upon completion of eligibility requirements
  • Training and staff development for all employees