Fitness Coach CHICAGO, IL, 60605, Chicago-South Loop

Fitness Coach

Full Time • CHICAGO, IL, 60605, Chicago-South Loop
Location: South Loop (Chicago)

**$500 Signing Bonus**

Orangetheory Fitness is currently seeking qualified coaches who can deliver a fantastic workout experience to our clients at our studios!

If you are

  • A passionate, positive and energetic person that loves to help people be the best they can be
  • Someone who enjoys motivating members and providing a world class fitness experience
  • Someone who promotes an upbeat, enthusiastic high-energy environment when coach a fitness class
Then you’re probably the right person for us!


  • Competitive Pay
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance for full-time employees
  • Work Out for FREE
As an Orangetheory Fitness Coach, you will be responsible for delivering scientifically predesigned workouts for up to 36 - 45 clients per session. This position requires a strong ability to coach and manage time and motivating multiple clients in a group setting. An OTF Coach must focus on a well rounded theory of fitness, including endurance, strength, and power, using the tools given to optimize the client’s experience and results.


  • Deliver predesigned workouts to groups up to 36 - 45 clients
  • Energize and motivate clients throughout the sessions
  • Build OTF attendance and retain current clientele
  • Ensure safety of participants in regards to heart rate and exercise technique
  • Modify specific exercises to accommodate various skill levels
  • Attend monthly fitness staff meetings and required educational presentations
  • Designate 8-20 hours a week to the studio(s)
  • Handle member concerns when applicable
  • Collaborate with OTF team in helping build the membership base and studio culture
  • Assist sales associates, when needed, with OTF studio tours and sales
  • Must take at least 2 OTF class per week
  • Attend 2 Studio events per month

  • Intermediate knowledge of physiology, exercise technique, and body mechanics
  • Ability to multi-task and stay organized
  • Positive, motivating and effective interpersonal communication skills
  • Desire and capacity to train all fitness levels
  • Must hold OTFit fitness certification + one of the following nationally accredited fitness certification programs: ACSM, ACE, NASM, NSCA or AFAA
  • Bachelor’s degree in an exercise related field is preferred
  • CPR/AED certification
  • Preferably 2+ years of experience teaching groups or personal training in the fitness industry
EEO STATEMENT: Orangetheory Fitness provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.

Acknowledgement *

I understand that I am applying for a position with an employer that is an independently owned and operated Orangetheory® Fitness franchisee, not the franchisor, OTF Franchisor, LLC or any of its affiliates (OTFF). With respect to any position with a franchisee, I understand and agree that any information I provide in this application will be submitted directly to the independent franchisee, who is solely responsible for all employment related matters in their studio. This means, among other things, that the independent franchisee is solely responsible for and unilaterally makes all decisions concerning my employment, including hiring, firing, discipline, supervision, staffing and scheduling. OTFF will not receive a copy of my application, will have no control over whether I receive an interview and/or am ultimately hired, does not control and is not responsible for the employment policies and practices of independent franchisees, and does not employ independent franchisee’s employees. If I am hired to work at an independent franchisee’s studio, the independent franchisee, and not OTFF, will be my employer. By submitting my application and resume, I am confirming that I am agreeing and consenting to the foregoing.

Orangetheory values your privacy, so we want to keep you informed as to how your personal information is handled. With respect to the personal information you provided in this application, that information will be submitted directly to the independent franchisee, who is solely responsible for all privacy and data protection matters related to their studio. For any inquiries regarding how the independent franchisee may collect and process your personal information, please refer to that franchisee’s privacy policy or contact them directly. For all other information about how the franchisor, OTF Franchisor, LLC or any of its affiliates (OTFF), may collect and process personal information, please

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Company Benefits & Perks

Benefits are very important to us. We are constantly looking for ways to increase our benefit package to attract and retain top candidates.

Flexible Schedules
Workout for Free
Fitness casual dress-code
Passionate, collaborative work environment