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Personal Trainer

The St. James
Springfield VA

Earning Potential $40-$70+ an hour (plus bonus, orientation and admin pay)


The St. James is seeking a Personal Trainer at its Springfield, VA location.  

The St. James is the premier sports, wellness and active entertainment destination in the country, with 450,000 sq. ft. of developmental and competitive programs, teams and opportunities in more than 30 sports, and a wide range of premium fitness, wellness and entertainment experiences. 

Personal trainers at The St James strive to maximize human potential for clients, members, guests and employees alike. We are passionate about delivering the highest quality of attention, programming, and lifestyle coaching to provide clients with the tools for success. We believe in the continuing education of staff members and offer in house education classes to promote growth in careers. We expect 110% in every interaction and hold each other accountable to ensure attention to detail. We advocate our trainers to be leaders, not followers and promote each other to use innovation and creativity to build upon the program. We are constantly seeking to build an inclusive culture that pushes one another towards excellence and success.

If you are a high performing individual who falls within the above listed qualities and you want to be a winner then we are excited to discuss career opportunities with you.



  • Possess an aptitude to approach and engage potential clients throughout the complex, during events, and throughout day to day interactions
  • Preparing, delivering, and tracking comprehensive & adaptable periodized fitness programming based on clients’ goals
  • Building client base through Fitness assessments, and personal training sessions that allows clients to learn safe and proper exercise techniques
  • Motivating and inspiring clients to get results through goal setting, frequent follow-up, exemplary service and re-assessments to show progress
  • Spending time on each floor of the Health Club providing guidance via coaching, spotting, and cueing exercises for our members
  • Upholding The James hospitality and customer service standards at all times with clients, members, and the general public



  • 1+ of fitness instructor work experience (required)
  • A current Nationally recognized Personal Training Certification (required)
  • A current CPR/AED certification (required)
  • Excellent customer service and hospitality skills
  • Strong core values including honesty, stewardship, integrity, and determination
  • Ability to perform basic/physical demands required of a trainer
  • Ability to self-promote and network through conversation, special events and member outreach
  • An eagerness to learn and continue professional development and education
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced work environment
  • Background check required
  • Knowledgeable of safety training, procedures and best practices used throughout the sports and wellness industry.



All employees are eligible for the following:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Complimentary club membership
  • Discounts on The St James products and services

Full-Time employees are eligible for the following: (30+hours per week for 4 consecutive weeks)

  • Medical, Vision and Dental benefits
  • 401K plan

This job description is intended to describe the general requirements for the position. It is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements. Other duties not listed here may be assigned as necessary to ensure the proper operations of the department.

For more information, please visit our website:

The St. James is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome qualified applicants from a variety of backgrounds inclusive of their race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, expression or orientation, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, or status as a disabled or Vietnam-era veteran.

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