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What this job is about

Hey, those Zumba classes don't plan themselves. More of a supporting role at the gym, a fitness program supervisor is responsible for creating workout schedules, managing personal trainers and keeping track of the paperwork for a fitness facility. Supervisors might also train employees on new equipment, safety and techniques, but it's the best fit for super organized people who don't mind being behind the scenes.

Work Styles

What it Takes


Teaching others how to do something.

Active Listening

Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

Service Orientation

Actively looking for ways to help people.

Learning Strategies

Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things.

Management of Personnel Resources

Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.