Personal Trainer

Location: New York City, NY
Type: Full Time
Experience: Mid Level

Personal training is about helping your clients get better: fitter, healthier, stronger, smarter. But as an ambitious trainer, you don't stop with clients. You push yourself, too, gaining sharper strategies, better methods, and increased mental clarity every waking moment. You believe it's your calling to make the world a fitter, healthier place.

Our team of elite trainers for city-dwellers treat their craft as more than a job. Our recruitment process is rigorous. To work here, you need resilience, know-how, and passion to spare. Like our clients, you take improvement seriously. You are present, supportive, and prepared. You need to be part of a movement, and that movement is us.

If this describes you, please submit your application.

Technical Requirements:

  • You have a college degree in an exercise related field or a certificate from a licensed vocational program specializing in personal training.
  • If you're certified, its with a top-tier, nationally accredited certification.  You also have serious practical experience and can demonstrate to us that you are committed to professional growth and continued education.  

Character Specifications: You're:

  • Helpful. You genuinely want to make people's lives better.
  • Mature. No matter your age, you can handle any situation with poise, decisiveness, and a lack of drama.
  • Active. You take excellent care of your body from the inside out.
  • Resourceful. You've got to travel and train in multiple environments: from gyms to living rooms to penthouses.
  • Hungry. The thought of spending Saturday at an all-day continuing education course is exciting--not depressing.
  • Open. We're going to study, tweak and engineer your technique to help you realize your fullest potential.
  • Tough. That 5am wake-up call? Traveling to clients' homes throughout the city? Little fazes you.
  • Friendly. Enough said!

Compensation: Competitive. Commensurate with experience and education.

FOCUS Benefits:

  • One-on-one mentoring by senior trainers
  • Monthly free education events
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Reimbursements for travel
  • Education stipends for certifications, classes and workshops in the area
  • 401K 
  • Paid time-off
  • Workers comp & disability
  • A sleek, sunlit facility furnished with the latest equipment and a staff lounge and recharge room.
  • A supportive, cooperative team of dedicated professionals
  • Frequent team building activities and staff community outreach

If you want to join our movement, please fill out your application completely and thoughtfully. We will not consider applicants who do not submit a cover letter and resume! We will respond to your submission via e-mail or phone, so please be sure to check the e-mail account that you send your resume from. To learn more about the company, please visit our website at

Good Luck!

The Focus Team

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