All Trainers at Downtown Fitness on Elm are independent contractors.

There are three classifications of trainers:

In-House Contracted Trainer, In-House Non-Contracted and Open House Trainer. The percentages of compensation vary depending on the level of contractual agreement the trainer enters.

All trainers are required to hold a minimum BS Degree from an accredited university or college in the following fields of study:

Exercise Science, Health and Nutrition, Physical Education or Exercise Physiology

If a BA degree is held or BS in an unrelated field, we require the trainer to also hold either one of the following professional certifications:

Fourth Year Degree Candidates, are also accepted into trainer positions. Be prepared to provide transcripts from your university or college to verify class standing and time remaining till graduation.

Internship opportunities are also available. Downtown Fitness on Elm believes the best way to learn the business is to do it day-in and day-out. Have your university advisor or department head contact the facility regarding internship opportunities. One intern is accepted per semester. Click HERE for a copy of our University/College Information Newsletter.

All applicants are welcome to forward their resume to us via the "Contact Us" Link or "Submit a Resume Here", submit an application or call 336-275-6456 and ask to speak to Jon Black for more information.