Club Manager - Chicago

Posted on Nov 15, 2018 by Planet Fitness

Chicago, IL 60601
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Job Summary

The Club Manager will be responsible for the oversight of gym operations to ensure an exceptional "Judgement Free" member experience as well as a financially successful club. The Club Manager will be accountable for leading a team of employees in a positive, motivating manner with continuous assistance in employee training and development.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Recruit, hire, train and develop a high performing staff consisting of Assistant Managers, Member Service Representatives, Trainers and Custodians.
  • Create and maintain a welcoming atmosphere for all members, prospective members and guests and ensure staff follows superior customer service guidelines.
  • Staff Management
    • Schedule staff and ensure all shifts are covered.
    • Lead by example and maintain consistent accountability for direct reports by training and coaching, ensuring adherence to PF's values and goals.
    • Administration and processing of all weekly/bi-weekly employee payroll.
    • Resolve employee issues or concerns.
    • Manage disciplinary/termination activities.
  • Involved in all front desk related activities including:
    • Answer phones in a friendly manner and assist callers with a variety of questions.
    • Check members into the system.
    • New member sign-up.
    • Take prospective members on tours.
    • Facilitate all member requests, issues and questions.
  • Ensure prompt opening/closing of gym.
  • Oversee cleanliness and maintenance of facility including taking responsibility for largest section of cleaning daily.
    • Ensure safety of employees, members and club property.
    • Determine and communicate equipment repair in a timely manner.
  • Manage marketing efforts by ensuring that staff is aware and trained on all marketing promotions.
  • Authorize expenditures and refunds. Make daily bank deposits.
  • Prepare all HR related forms and send to Corporate Payroll Team.
  • Track statistics and reports (weekly, monthly, annually).
  • Backup support for any employee who is absent.
Qualifications/Requirements

  • Superior customer service skills, preferably in the fitness industry.
  • Experience working as an Assistant Manager at Planet Fitness.
  • Exceptional leadership, diplomacy and listening skills.
  • Basic computer proficiency (Microsoft Suite).
  • Hard working, enthusiastic and energetic!
  • Strong problem resolution skills.
  • Current CPR Certification required.
  • High school diploma/GED equivalent required.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
Physical Demands

  • Continual standing and walking during shift.
  • Continual talking in person or on the phone during shift.
  • Must be able to occassionallylift up to 50 lbs.
  • Will occasionally encounter toxic chemicals during shift.


Reference: 561328440

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