Personal Trainer

Lionville Community YMCA, 100 Devon Drive, Exton, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #3481
Wednesday, June 12, 2024

We are a diverse community joined together by a shared commitment to nurture the potential of kids, promote healthy living and foster social responsibility.

With more than 60,000 members across Chester County, our programs and facilities are always based on the unique needs and interests of the communities we serve. In addition, our volunteers, staff, members and donors are all united by a deep commitment to continually strengthen Chester County.

Title: Personal Trainer 
Branch: Lionville YMCA 
Pay Class: Part Time
Shifts: Various shifts
Rate: $20.40  


About the YMCA of Greater Brandywine: The YMCA of Greater Brandywine (YGBW), an association of eight YMCAs serving Chester County, is a non-profit organization committed to nurturing the potential of every child, promoting healthy living and fostering social responsibility through life-changing programs for all.   


Position Purpose: The Lionville YMCA is looking for a Personal Trainer to develop and conduct personal training sessions and help transform our members’ fitness levels.   



  • Conduct personal training sessions and fitness assessments as scheduled and provide training in a safe, enthusiastic, thorough, courteous and professional manner. 
  • Develop appropriate assessments and programming for individual client needs. 
  • Follow YMCA of Greater Brandywine guidelines for screening personal training clients. 
  • Report to scheduled sessions on time and be available to provide assistance. 
  • Ensure the proper exercise techniques are utilized by all members. 
  • Report any mechanical or breakdown problems immediately to supervisor and document. 
  • Build relationships with personal training clients and solicit members to participate in personal training programs. 
  • Promote a healthy lifestyle. 
  • Understand, follow and enforce all wellness center policies. 
  • Participate in special events and open houses. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor. 


  • Knowledge of basic and advanced exercise principles required.    
  • Strong interest in health and fitness. 
  • Course work towards a bachelor’s degree in exercise science or health-related field preferred.
  • Possess a NCCA accredited personal training certification
  • Lifting (up to 40lbs. independently, more than 50lbs. with assistance), walking, stooping, kneeling, crouching or standing (for sustained periods of time).  


  • Making a difference in a person’s life every day.    
  • Fun, fast-paced work environment     
  • Working for a diverse and inclusive community-based non-profit    
  • Free family membership (all members of the family membership must live in the same household). 
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Referral bonuses
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY - The YMCA of the Greater Brandywine considers candidates for all positions on the basis of qualifications and without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, genetic information, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital status, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran or other protected classification and in accordance with applicable federal, state & local laws.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
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