Certified Personal Trainer

 

Wattage is looking for a motivated personal trainer to work in an elite boutique fitness studio located in the West Loop. Applicant must be in Chicago and very passionate about health and fitness. The candidate should also be reliable, professional, and ready to take the initiative to build a strong client base. The position involves training clients for one-on-one, small group and semi-private sessions while educating and demonstrating exercises in order to ensure safety and proper form.

Applicant requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology/related field or hold a nationally recognized personal training certification
  • Athletic background is preferable
  • Flexible schedule
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to work independently/self-starter
  • CPR/AED required

Desired Skills

Skilled at developing individualized workout programs and advanced programming based on health history, physical condition and goals

Job Requirements:

  • 30-40 hours/week
  • Attend staff meetings
  • Assist with maintenance of facility
  • Complete weekly curriculum reading/assignments

Please do not apply if:

  • You are not interested in personal training
  • You are not a morning person
  • You do not participate in any regular physical activity
  • You do not meet any of the applicant requirements listed above

Job Type: Full-time

To apply email info@wattagept.com


 

Massage Therapist

 

Applicant Requirements:

  • Deep tissue, pre and post-natal licensed massage therapist
  • Experience in clinical and deep tissue massage.
  • Must be willing to build a program
  • availability to be on call and scheduled

Job Requirements:

  • Partner with our physical therapist 
  • Be able to operate independently
  • 20-25 massages a week, someone willing to put in the work.
  • Will be 1099 

To apply email info@wattagept.com


 

Performance Specialist Intern

 

As an intern you will be tasked with completing our internship curriculum during your term with us. Responsibilities will include: assisting trainers with their client sessions, assisting facility manager with maintaining an organized training floor, and completing assignments in a timely manner. You must provide your own transportation and be on time to every shift. You will be expected to greet clients by name and provide excellent customer service to our client base. Participating in one of our group/semi-private sessions per week is mandatory for all interns (except for those with extenuating circumstances). Bringing a note pad (tablet is fine as well) to every shift is a must. You will be expected to take notes and provide a weekly summary of what you’ve learned. Depending on what time your shift will be; you will also be expected to learn opening/closing procedures.

This internship is ideal for those seeking a career in personal training or strength & conditioning. By experiencing what it’s like to work with clients in a private and semi-private setting, interns will gain valuable experience in client relations, fitness assessment, and program design. In addition to day to day tasks, assignments given to interns are designed to help them develop critical thinking skills in real world situations.

Applicant requirements:

  • Enrolled in Kinesiology program or equivalent Bachelor’s degree
  • Athletic background is preferable
  • Flexible schedule
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to follow directions

Job Requirements:

  • 15-20 hours/week (also dependent on degree program requirements)
  • Attend staff meetings
  • Shadow staff members during training/treatment of clients and patients
  • Assist with maintenance of facility
  • Complete weekly curriculum reading/assignments

Do not apply if:

  • You are not interested in personal training
  • You are not a morning person
  • You do not participate in any regular physical activity
  • You do not meet any of the applicant requirements listed above

To apply email info@wattagept.com