personal trainer resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,

Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional communication skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills. Extremely collaborative teammate with an interest in growing and maintaining relationships. Skilled at working under pressure and adapting to new situations or challenges to best enhance the organizational brand.

  • Good Work Ethic
  • Supervision & Leadership
  • Organizational Skills
  • Reliable & Trustworthy
  • Critical Thinking
  • People Skills
  • First Aid/CPR
07/2021 to 12/2022 Personal Trainer Valley Ymca | Prescott, AZ,
  • Demonstrated safe and proper exercise techniques to clients.
  • Created personal training experiences for clients.
  • Led, instructed and motivated individuals during cardiovascular exercise, strength training and stretching activities.
  • Grew customer base through word-of-mouth referrals based on customer satisfaction and results.
  • Offered clients educational information and materials to help with preventive care, nutrition, body mechanics, fitness, stress management and ergonomics.
  • Maintained files detailing personal fitness regimens, records and contracts in newly-implemented system to keep client information current.
  • Suggested exercise modifications to individual clients to avoid strain and injury.
  • Treated minor injuries and administered first aid.
  • Listened to class members and customers and adapted class content and instructions to meet needs and enhance fitness and engagement.
  • Monitored class participants for appropriate techniques to prevent injuries.
  • Built and continually expanded knowledge and expertise on latest fitness trends and programs and kept class content fresh and interesting.
  • Explained and demonstrated fitness and conditioning techniques and movements.
  • Coached and encouraged participants during exercises and routines.
  • Resolved member and guest complaints or notified supervisor for solutions.
  • Built and established relationships with members and guests to help in pursuit of fitness goals.
01/2016 to 12/2017 Retail Sales Associate Good Chem | Denver, CO,
  • Greeted each customer and offered assistance in finding requested items, helping boost customer satisfaction and retention.
  • Helped customers by answering questions and locating merchandise.
  • Monitored sales floor to identify customers in need of assistance and merchandise requiring replenishment.
  • Used product knowledge to suggest items to match client needs.
  • Arranged merchandise for display to highlight new styles, attract customers and enhance sales.
  • Processed merchandise returns and exchanges for customers to refund payments, trade items and offer store credit.
  • Assessed customer product needs and interests in order to best recommend suitable items.
  • Unboxed new merchandise and restocked shelves in appealing and organized arrangements to promote items.
  • Computed purchases and received and processed cash or credit payment.
  • Recommended merchandise to customers based on needs and preferences.
  • Calculated pricing, applied discounts and collected payments to process transactions.
06/2016 to 08/2017 Landscaper Emory University | Atlanta, GA,
  • Cut and trimmed lawns using power mowers and edgers.
  • Operated landscaping equipment to maintain grounds and remove trees.
  • Maintained garden areas and landscaping greenery to enhance property appearance and plant health.
  • Pruned and trimmed trees and shrubs with shears and pruning saws.
  • Answered customer questions regarding care and general knowledge of landscape.
  • Applied mulch and burlap coverings to bushes and trees for winter.
  • Winterized irrigation systems and restarted systems in spring.
  • Followed landscaping designs to determine placement of sod, flowers or foliage.
  • Watered lawns, plants, or trees, using sprinkler systems or watering cans as part of overall maintenance plan.
  • Pruned and trimmed trees and hedges with shears, pruners, or chain saws.
  • Raked, mulched and composted leaves.
  • Trimmed or edged around flower beds, walks, or walls.
  • Cared for lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding or grubbing.
  • Built pergolas, retaining walls, decks and large and small scale water features to enhance grounds.
  • Cleared pathways of overgrowth, debris and snow to reduce hazards.
01/2014 to 10/2016 Dishwasher Rolling Hills Country Club | Rolling Hills Estates, CA,
  • Scrubbed pots, pans and trays by hand or cleaned using industrial washing machine.
  • Kept dishware, glasses and utensils ready for customer needs by quickly scraping, washing and restacking items.
  • Loaded and unloaded dishwashers, washing by hand large pots or items used on continuous basis.
  • Developed great team spirit with other personnel by pitching in and helping with task completion.
  • Operated and maintained dishwasher, handwash stations, pot-scrubbing station and trash compactor.
  • Backed up kitchen team members during heavy work periods to maximize team coverage.
  • Restocked main kitchen areas with items from shelves, coolers and freezers.
  • Studied methods of coworkers, successfully learning kitchen and food service skills.
  • Unloaded trucks to move food and supplies from delivery vehicle to storage areas.
  • Sorted clean dishes in appropriate storage areas for easy and accessible use.
  • Cleared trash and washed work area tables, walls, refrigerator equipment, cooking equipment and floors to keep sanitized kitchen.
  • Scraped and pre-rinsed food from dirty dishes and placed items in dishwashing machine.
  • Used pressurized faucet sprayer effectively to wash large quantities of dishes.
  • Observed safety regulations and used protective gear to clean knives and other sharp kitchen supplies.
  • Assisted chef with food measurements, preparation and storage when necessary.
Education and Training
Expected in 12/2033 to to Sociology with a Double Minor in Psychology & Communications | Sociology Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO GPA:
Expected in 05/2017 to to High School Diploma | Mountain Range High School, Westminster, CO GPA:
Expected in to to | University of Colorado At Boulder, Boulder, CO GPA:
Expected in to to | University of Hawaii At MaJessica, Honolulu, HI GPA:
Native/ Bilingual
  • Deans List 2016, 2017, 2020-2023
  • Captain of the Football team 2015-2017 & 2022
  • Professional Certification in UX Design
  • 3rd Place at DECA Nationals 2016
  • Voted Best teammate 2020
  • 40 Hours of Community service
  • Consistently maintained high customer satisfaction ratings.
  • Currently finishing professional certifications in Python & Basic Sales

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School Attended

  • Fort Lewis College
  • Mountain Range High School
  • University of Colorado At Boulder
  • University of Hawaii At MaJessica

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  • Retail Sales Associate
  • Landscaper
  • Dishwasher


  • Sociology with a Double Minor in Psychology & Communications
  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)

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