Health Club and Athletic Club Jobs

Health club jobs are perfect for professionals who are passionate about physical fitness. There are also athletic club jobs suited to those who excel at customer service and sales. Whether you enjoy helping others get in shape, or prefer to keep things running smoothly behind the scenes, you will find many health club jobs at Hcareers.

Hcareers is the premier job board for health club employment opportunities. Powerhouses in the industry, including Princeton Club of NY, Granite Club, The Yale Club of NYC and New York Athletic Club, frequently post the hottest health club jobs. Open positions at health clubs often include health club management jobs, fitness and exercise jobs, and administration positions such as health club receptionist and health club membership sales. Massage therapists and estheticians will also find health club employment opportunities posted at Hcareers.

Professionals who are passionate about physical fitness and helping clients reach fitness goals may wish to consider a position as a personal trainer or fitness trainer. These types of athletic club jobs provide the opportunity to work one-on-one with clients. Those who enjoy leading groups of clients through workouts should consider health club jobs as group fitness instructors. Available positions often include yoga instructors, Pilates instructors, Zumba instructors, spinning instructors, aerobics instructors and tennis pros. Fitness directors oversee the fitness programs available at the health club. They may be responsible for creating client incentive programs, coordinating class schedules and purchasing equipment as well as hiring, training and directing the health club staff.

Many fitness instructor and personal trainer positions are part time, about 40 percent in fact, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Because fitness centers and health clubs are open long hours, these positions offer flexible schedules including early morning, night, weekend and even holiday hours. Professionals working health club jobs may increase their hours by seeking employment at several different facilities as well as offering private instruction at clients' homes.

Personal trainer jobs in health clubs require certification. Certification generally involves obtaining a high school diploma and taking CPR training as well as successful passage of a written and practical exam. Degrees in kinesiology, exercise science or physical education may be helpful in securing the best personal and fitness trainer positions. Many group fitness instructors are previous class participants who decide to audition for part time work. They may begin teaching without certification, but most employers encourage or even require eventual certification.

Athletic club jobs such as locker room attendants, receptionists, maintenance, and restaurant positions require no past experience. While other types of health club jobs such as manager and director roles may require degrees or experience in business and operations. Previous sales experience is usually a requirement for membership sales positions.

U.S. News recently included fitness workers in their list of best jobs for 2012 because excellent growth in health club jobs is predicted through 2020. According to the BLS, a 29 percent increase in the employment of fitness workers is anticipated. Professionals planning to pursue health club and athletic club jobs should be friendly, motivating, sensitive, and possess superior personal and communication skills. Having great physical fitness and a desire to help others achieve their fitness goals is also important.

Whether you want to become a health club manager, get your first job as a locker room attendant, work in a club restaurant or one-on-one to train members, you should visit the Hcareers job board regularly during your search for health club jobs.

Most Recent Health Club and Athletic Club Jobs

University of Texas Club
Austin, TX

The University of Texas Club is conveniently located on the sixth and seventh floors of the east side of Darrell K. Royal – Texas Memorial Stadium on the University of Texas campus. It is a true home away from home for people who want to enrich their life experiences by connecting with fellow Member ... more
The Olympic Club
San Francisco, CA

The Olympic Club is searching for an experienced Pantry Cook for our City Clubhouse in downtown San Francisco. Our City Clubhouse has three food and beverage outlets; a formal Dining Room, a busy sports bar/restaurant and a "grab and go" style Cafe. We also host banquets and catering even ... more
The Olympic Club
San Francisco, CA

The Olympic Club is searching for a talented Cafe Attendant with outstanding customer service skills for our City Clubhouse in downtown San Francisco. Our City Clubhouse has three food and beverage outlets; a formal Dining Room, a busy sports bar/restaurant and a "grab and go" style Cafe. ... more
Pyramid Club
Philadelphia, PA

Pyramid Club specializes in outstanding cuisine, personalized service, superb meeting and dining facilities and state-of-the-art technology. The Club is finished with cherry woodwork, rich carpeting, marble flooring, 20-foot-tall windows and handsome furnishings providing an elegant setting and brea ... more
Down Town Association
New York, NY

The Down Town Association, a prestigious private member club located in the heart of the Financial District of New York City is opening 33 well appointed guest rooms this Spring. The Down Town Association is currently seeking an experienced Housekeeping Supervisor to oversee this opening. ... more
The Olympic Club
San Francisco, CA

Come work at the The Olympic Club as our Storeroom Clerk for our City Clubhouse in downtown San Francisco. At The Olympic Club, members enjoy 2 campuses, 19 sports, world renowned golf courses, exceptional social and athletic programs as well as 18 hotel rooms and 5 Food & Beverage outlets. ... more
Commerce Club
Greenville, SC

Located at the top of One Liberty Square building in the heart of downtown Greenville, the Commerce Club is a comfortable home to over 1,050 Members. The warm, gracious surroundings of the Club provide an ambience of distinction and relaxation. The Commerce Club is dedicated to providing the highest ... more
Carolina Club
Chapel Hill, NC

Established in March 1993, The Carolina Club is located in the George Watts Hill Alumni Center and has become a family home, welcoming alumni and nonalumni alike. The University of North Carolina is the oldest public university in the United States, and the UNC GAA is one of the oldest organizations ... more
Ohio Health
Chicago, IL

Full time Cosmetic Coordinator needed for friendly, fast paced, Growing Dermatology practice. ***Dermatology experience preferred.*** Must be reliable, organized, flexible, positive attitude, have great customer service, able to multi-task and think outside the box. Must be a team player and work we ... more
The Club at Key Center
Cleveland, OH

Established in 1991, The Club at Key Center is a private business and sports club comprised of formal and casual dining areas, five meeting rooms and full athletic facilities. Members are Cleveland’s civic, social and business leaders. The Club is ideally located on the fourth floor in The Key Cente ... more

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