Personal Trainer

Greater Sudbury, ON, Canada Req #205
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
The YMCA of Northeastern Ontario is a dynamic charity dedicated to strengthening the foundations of communities by offering opportunities for personal growth, community involvement and leadership. We have been offering programs and services to the North Bay community since 1958 and to the Greater Sudbury community since 1936! To learn more about our programs and services offered please visit our website.

We are currently looking for a Personal Trainer to join our team of committed professionals. This part-time position within the Association is housed at the YMCA of Northeastern Ontario’s Durham Street location in Sudbury. Under the leadership of the Health & Fitness Supervisor, the Personal Trainer provides direct one-on-one fitness assessment, program development along with exercise supervision. This job is required to reach financial targets set with their direct supervisor and executes member retention tasks. The Personal Trainer conducts tours for members and potential members, follows up with potential members and actively engages and builds relationships with members utilizing the Fitness Floor. This job is also responsible for ensuring the safety of clients and participants while on the fitness floor.

START DATE As soon as possible
RATE OF PAY $20 per hour
HOURS 3-20 per week


  • Possession of an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
  • College diploma or University degree in Kinesiology, Human Kinetics, Recreation or related field considered an asset*for education completed outside of Canada, applicants are required to submit a WES with their application
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR C
  • Minimum of three (3) months of Personal Training experience required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Current and Satisfactory Police Record Check with Vulnerable Sector


  • Based on member consultations and the accepted best practices, design personalized fitness programs for clients
  • Motivate and inspire clients to attain goals
  • Proactively recruit members as personal training clients
  • Respond to members inquiries regarding programs and or equipment promptly
  • Schedule appointments for self and other staff on the fitness floor
  • Accurately track all sessions conducted with clients
As a condition of employment, all new employees prior to their start date will be required to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have a valid Human Rights Code-related exemption.
Please ensure that your cover letter and resume both specify the job title of the position that you are applying for. 

All applicants are thanked for their interest in this position. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If contacted and you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, you must advise the Human Resources Department.
Please note that successful candidates will be required to submit a current and satisfactory Police Record with Vulnerable Sector Check for review prior to starting employment.
Please note that candidates invited for an interview will be required to submit three professional references.
YMCA of Northeastern Ontario is an equal opportunity employer that is dedicated to maintaining a fair and equitable work environment. All of our employees and job applicants will be promoted or employed solely on the basis of their abilities and qualifications.

Educational credentials completed outside of Canada require a copy of your World Education Services documents (WES) along with your credentials. If you do not have a WES document, please visit Applications submitted without a WES document will not be considered. 


Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $20.00
Location on Google Maps
  • Greater Sudbury, ON, Canada