Employment Opportunities

Universal Athletic Club is an equal opportunity employer, and we are always looking for positive, energetic people to join our staff. Whether you have been involved in the fitness industry for years or are interested in learning the ropes, Universal is the place to be. Please fill out the attached online job application and click SUBMIT. Or, you may mail your resume to:

Universal Athletic Club
2323 Oregon Pike
Lancaster, PA 17601


Universal tryout for Zumba instructor. Potential candidate must be reliable, energetic, motivating and fun. Must fill out online application, and appear, in person for Wed June 1, 7:30pm tryout. Please arrive by 7:15pm and be prepared to present one song.

Synergie Tech
Synergie is an FDA approved detoxification massage that aids weight loss and smooths skin. Universal is looking for individuals interested in learning this procedure. Pay is based on commission and the hours are flexible, evening availability is required. To learn more contact Nutrition & Wellness Director Gwen Will at gwenw@universalathleticclub.com or apply online, reference Job Posting #SY510.

Front Desk Attendant
Friendly, outgoing individual needed for EVENING and WEEKEND front desk hours. Computer, phone and professional skills required for this part time position. This is NOT a seasonal position. Only full time, year 'round local residents will be considered for this position. Apply online and reference Job Posting #SW301

Fitness Coach Staff
Universal is expanding our Fitness Coaching staff with caring, energetic fitness-minded individuals. Ideal candidates will be available evenings and/or mornings plus some weekends, and be able to work independently as well as with a team.  Effective communication skills are an essential component of this position. All interested applicants should apply online and reference job posting #FC0714

Part-time Weekday Female Custodian
Part-time Custodian, Day & Evening

Universal is now seeking applicants for seasonal positions for our maintenance department.  The ideal candidate will work well with a team and independently.  Prior cleaning experience preferred.  Apply on-line (see link above), or apply in person.  Applications must reference job posting #SE1980.  Questions regarding this position may be sent to stefe@universalathleticclub.com.

Kidz Klub Attendants
Universal is currently seeking energetic, dependable individuals to work in our Children’s Program Department.  The ideal candidate should have availability during the week AND weekends throughout the year, this is not a seasonal position.  All interested individuals should apply online and reference job posting KK712.

Silver Sneakers & Silver Splash Class Instructors
Universal is currently seeking individuals to teach Silver Sneakers and Silver Splash group fitness classes. All SilverSneakers instructors must possess and maintain the following credentials: 

    • 18+ years old
    • Current CPR certification
    • One of the following professional credentials*
  • Two or Four year degree in health, exercise science, recreation or physical activity-related field
  • Current professional health or fitness license
  • Nationally recognized fitness instructor/trainer certification
    • Completion of training workshop specific to the class format being offered 
  • Each workshop consists of online self-directed courses and an in-person classroom component

*Approved credentials must meet the following criteria:

  1. Requires a formal re-certification process which includes a termed expiration
  2. Requires continuing education courses as criteria for re-certification
  3. Requires current CPR card in order to acquire and renew certification
  4. Certification must be available to the general population 

Examples of approved certifications include: ACE, AFAA, ACSM, NETA, and YMCA.  Interested applicants should apply online (see link above) and reference job posting SS#1019.

Lifeguards & Pool Monitors
Universal is accepting applications for lifeguards and pool monitors. Current life guarding certification preferred but not required. Shifts available include early mornings, evenings and weekends.  This is NOT a seasonal position.  Only full time, year 'round local residents will be considered for this position. Please apply online (see link above) and reference job posting AQ1013.

Swim Lesson Instructors 
Universal is accepting applications for swim lesson instructors, both group and private. Ideal candidates will have experience with children and a background in swimming.  Shifts available include mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends.  This is NOT a seasonal position.  Only full time, year 'round local residents will be considered for this position.  Please apply online (see link above) and reference job posting SW 1013.

Boxing Trainer
Universal Athletic Club is looking for enthusiastic Fitness BOXING trainers in our challenging, fast-paced and exciting work environment. The trainer responsibilities include motivating, teaching, challenging, and making the workout fun. Being upbeat, energetic, and professional is a must in providing an exceptional member experience.

      Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide boxing workouts that are fun and challenging, driven by an energetic attitude, always upbeat, and motivating to members
  • Responsible for communicating and upholding company standards, ensuring a clean, friendly atmosphere
  • Maintains highest level of professional ethics and compliance with all club rules and policies
  • Looks professional with good hygiene, and always on time
  • Increases member retention and new member enrollment by conducting classes that challenge the member yet are fun, simple and changed to feel new
  • Ensures safety of members and club property
  • Stays current on latest health and fitness trends
  • Maintains personal commitment to fitness


  • Outgoing, personable, pro-active, motivated, high energy individual!!!!
  • Boxing/Kickboxing/MMA experience or training is required
  • Ability to work with club members on a one-to-one basis or in groups during personal training sessions, providing clear instructions, correcting technique, using mitts/pads, and other equipment (i.e. medicine balls, jump rope, etc)
  • CPR and First Aid trained and certified or willing to get certified. Current Personal Training Certification from Nationally recognized organization
  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Enthusiasm for personal health and fitness

Interested Applicants should apply online and reference job posting BX1030