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Group Fitness Coach

24/7 gym access

Green Lake Strength & Conditioning (formerly Northwest CrossFit) is a community of athletes who find strength, confidence, and connection by pursuing lifelong health and fitness together. We’ve been in Green Lake for over 13 years, and in 2020 changed ownership to Kate and Nate Muller, two long-time members. We disaffiliated from CrossFit, but we still use METCON style workouts and more in our programming.

We’ve been open throughout the COVID-19 pandemic – we have excellent ventilation and outdoor workout space. You must be willing to coach in all weather conditions, as our doors will remain open for the foreseeable future!

We are primarily looking for someone to help with evening and weekend group classes.

A successful candidate will:

  • Demonstrate deep knowledge and passion for fitness
  • Be humble in attitude but confident in their abilities
  • Be charismatic and energetic in leading a group of people through a workout
  • Have the emotional stamina to be at their best with each group of athletes
  • Be driven to constantly learn and improve in their coaching

Green Lake Strength & Conditioning is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Coaching Responsibilities

  • Create a welcoming, friendly, and encouraging environment for all athletes.
  • Foster community between athletes.
  • Provide coaching and training to group classes to ensure athlete safety and improvement.
  • Read, understand, and effectively deliver group programming.
  • Design and implement group warm-up protocols.
  • Provide feedback and cues (during classes and post-training) for athlete improvement.
  • Promote and exemplify the values of Green Lake Strength & Conditioning.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Maintain adherence with gym rules and regulations for yourself and everyone else in the gym.
  • Maintain operation, cleanliness, and organization of the equipment and facility.
  • Calmly and competently respond to emergency situations.
  • Participate and contribute to staff meetings and staff education events.
  • Actively engage in professional development and continuing education.

Experience / Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 1 year group fitness coaching experience
  • Coaching certification (such as L1 CrossFit certification or SCSC)
  • Olympic lifting, Kettlebell, Endurance, or other related training certifications are a plus

Hours: Hours will vary with class needs, but will range from 5 hours to 20 hours per week. Primarily weekends.

Compensation: Coaches are paid $20-$30 per class depending on experience (includes setup and clean-up).

Perks include 24/7 access to the gym.

Application: Please send a resume and cover letter to info@greenlakestrength.com to apply.