Job Code: FSpt

Fitness Staff

Category: Employment Opportunities
Location: YMCA of Rome and Floyd County
Contact Person: Kristen Vardy

Job Type: Part-Time
Keywords: Fitness Staff


This is a part time position working in the Cardio/Weight Room area of the YMCA.  Our fitness staff help guide and direct members on their fitness journey by assisting them with both cardio and strength training needs. 

  • Provide an excellent member experience for ALL MEMBERS
  • Work in both the cardio and weight room areas assisting members with cardio and strength training needs.
  • Conduct initial consultations, ActivTrax strength assessments, Commit to be fit workouts, Workout with a fitness staff, & follow up appointments with members.
  • Provide assistance with workouts and feedback on the ActivTrax system. Coach members in support of behaviors that will help them meet their goals safely.
  • Work with staff on events, activities, and projects within the Wellness area.
  • Be observant of all members and areas and assist with needs within the wellness area.
  • Keep areas clean of debris, refill cups, wipes, and towels.
  • Restack and organize all equipment.
  • Report any concerns or issues to the Wellness Director
  • Direct members in proper facility etiquette and maintain order in wellness areas.
  • Attend meetings as requested by Wellness Director.
  • Conduct oneself in a manner that represents the core values (caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility) of the YMCA.


  •  Relate well with a wide range of people including teenagers, adults, seniors, etc.
  • Be able to demonstrate exercises including standing, sitting, kneeling, lying supine or prone.
  • Receive and maintain up-to-date any YMCA and outside certifications/trainings required for the fitness area. Including CPR/AED, YMCA Strength and Conditioning or approved Personal Training certifications.
  • Be knowledgeable in the general field of health and wellness including cardio, strength, flexibility, activities.
  • Be able to pick up weights and other items up to 50lbs.
  • Be able to stand/walk around up to four hours at a time.