Ready to get paid to be at a place you love with people you can’t get enough of? Keep an eye out for openings at your local gym!

MISSION CLIFFS

Youth Climbing Coach
Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Mission Cliffs is looking for a coach for our Recreational Team with the following qualifications:

  • Experienced in bouldering, top rope, and lead climbing.
  • Sound understanding of climbing techniques such as footwork, body positioning, movement efficiency, route reading, etc.
  • Has the patience and passion for working with kids at a variety of ability levels and learning styles.
  • Brings a creative, fun approach to climbing instruction and curriculum; makes learning how to climb enjoyable and engaging.
  • Interested in creating high quality training curriculum and programming for the Recreational Team.
  • Excited to collaborate with other coaches to facilitate an exceptional team experience for our climbers.

Applicants must also be available to work additional belay staff/support shifts at Mission Cliffs.

If this sounds like you, please send resumes to team@touchstoneclimbing.com.

BERKELEY IRONWORKS

Berkeley Ironworks does not currently have any positions available.

SACRAMENTO PIPEWORKS

Sacramento Pipeworks does not currently have any positions available.

DIABLO ROCK GYM

Diablo Rock Gym does not currently have any positions available.

GREAT WESTERN POWER COMPANY

Competitive Team Coach
Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Great Western Power Company is looking for a coach for our Competitive Team:

  • Experienced in bouldering, top rope, and lead climbing.
  • Extensive understanding of climbing techniques such as footwork, body positioning, movement efficiency, route reading, etc.
  • Has the patience and passion for working with kids at a variety of ability levels and learning styles.
  • Brings a creative, fun approach to climbing instruction and curriculum; makes learning how to climb enjoyable and engaging.
  • Interested in creating high-quality training curricula and programming for the Competitive Team.
  • Excited to collaborate with other coaches to facilitate an exceptional team experience for our climbers.

Applicants must be available to coach Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 4-7pm. Competition attendance on weekends encouraged. Competitive Team coaches are also expected to spend additional hours outside of team handling administrative tasks, including: curriculum development; communications with parents; coaches meetings; additional team sessions/functions.

Intermediate Team Coach
Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? GWPC is looking for a coach for our Intermediate Team with the following qualifications:

  • Experienced in bouldering, top rope, and lead climbing.
  • Sound understanding of climbing techniques such as footwork, body positioning, movement efficiency, route reading, etc.
  • Has the patience and passion for working with kids at a variety of ability levels and learning styles.
  • Brings a creative, fun approach to climbing instruction and curriculum; makes learning how to climb enjoyable and engaging.
  • Interested in creating high quality training curriculum and programming for the Intermediate Team.
  • Excited to collaborate with other coaches to facilitate an exceptional team experience for our climbers.

Must be available for team practice Tuesday/Thursday from 5-7pm.

Belay Staff
GWPC is accepting applications on an ongoing basis for friendly and enthusiastic climbers to join our belay staff team.

The ideal candidate has excellent customer service skills, top rope and lead climbing experience, and works well with others in a busy environment. We’re looking for self-starters who can hustle even when it’s slow, and who can prioritize tasks based on the flow of the gym. The position is heavy on safety and janitorial work (laundry, tidying up weight room and retail areas, restocking locker room supplies, etc.), and also involves instruction of Intro to Climbing (belay) classes. Evening and weekend availability required.

Qualified applicants can send resumes and cover letters to jeremy@touchstoneclimbing.com and will be contacted as positions become available.

METALMARK

MetalMark does not currently have any positions available.

THE STUDIO

Youth Climbing Coach
Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? The Studio is looking for a coach for our Recreational Team with the following qualifications:

  • Experienced in bouldering, top rope, and lead climbing.
  • Sound understanding of climbing techniques such as footwork, body positioning, movement efficiency, route reading, etc.
  • Has the patience and passion for working with kids at a variety of ability levels and learning styles.
  • Brings a creative, fun approach to climbing instruction and curriculum; makes learning how to climb enjoyable and engaging.
  • Interested in creating high quality training curriculum and programming for the Recreational Team.
  • Excited to collaborate with other coaches to facilitate an exceptional team experience for our climbers.

Applicants must also be available to work additional belay staff/support shifts at The Studio.

If this sounds like you, please send resumes to team@touchstoneclimbing.com.

DOGPATCH BOULDERS

Dogpatch Boulders does not currently have any positions available.

TOUCHSTONE CLIMBING: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Retail & Warehouse Team Member
Touchstone Climbing is hiring a part-time, long term retail team member for our Southern California gyms. This is a highly independent and self-sufficient position that works with all aspects of our retail chain, requiring a broad skillset and critical thinking. Retail duties include:

  • Receiving and pricing merchandise
  • Navigating the Rock Gym Pro database to check stock levels, process transfers, run reports, and enter inventory adjustments
  • Packing and shipping merchandise to other SoCal gym locations
  • Organizing and cleaning the warehouse
  • Merchandising retail displays
  • Writing weekly social media posts highlighting retail products
  • Communicating with SoCal gym managers to identify opportunities for improvements within the retail department
  • Overseeing quarterly inventory counts at all SoCal gym locations
  • Assisting with gear demo and sample sale events at all SoCal gym locations
  • Able and comfortable with moving and lifting boxes weighing up to 60 pounds

To succeed in a role with such a variety of duties, candidates must have proven success in the following areas:

  • Critical thinker—able to come up with creative solutions and always seeking ways to improve operations
  • Flexibility—able to prioritize multiple and changing demands with ease
  • Strong communication skills—comfortable working with people at events as well as communicating effectively with managers and staff
  • Self-starter—highly self-directed and independent
  • Computer proficiency—comfortable working with database programs, social media, and digital communication
  • Experience with buying and inventory management a plus

This is a part-time position (16-20hrs/wk) with the potential for becoming full-time (30hrs) commensurate with performance and position growth. Candidates must commit to a minimum of 1 year.

Motivated, organized, and dependable applicants can send a cover letter, resume, and 3 references (direct supervisors only) to patti@touchstoneclimbing.com.

LA BOULDERS

LA Boulders does not currently have any positions available.

CLIFFS OF ID

Belay Staff
Cliffs of Id is accepting applications on an ongoing basis for friendly and enthusiastic climbers to join our belay staff team.

The ideal candidate has excellent customer service skills, top rope and lead climbing experience, and works well with others in a busy environment. We’re looking for self-starters who can hustle even when it’s slow, and who can prioritize tasks based on the flow of the gym. The position is heavy on safety and janitorial work (laundry, tidying up weight room and retail areas, restocking locker room supplies, etc.), and also involves instruction of Intro to Bouldering and Intro to Climbing (belay) classes. Evening and weekend availability required.

Qualified applicants can send resumes and cover letters to remi@touchstoneclimbing.com and will be contacted as positions become available.

HOLLYWOOD BOULDERS

Youth Climbing Coach
Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Hollywood Boulders is looking for a coach for our Recreational Team with the following qualifications:

  • Experienced in bouldering, top rope, and lead climbing.
  • Sound understanding of climbing techniques such as footwork, body positioning, movement efficiency, route reading, etc.
  • Has the patience and passion for working with kids at a variety of ability levels and learning styles.
  • Brings a creative, fun approach to climbing instruction and curriculum; makes learning how to climb enjoyable and engaging.
  • Interested in creating high quality training curriculum and programming for the Recreational Team.
  • Excited to collaborate with other coaches to facilitate an exceptional team experience for our climbers.

Applicants must also be available to work additional support shifts at Hollywood Boulders.

If this sounds like you, please send resumes to team@touchstoneclimbing.com.

VERDIGO BOULDERS

Verdigo Boulders does not currently have any positions available.

TOUCHSTONE ROUTESETTERS

The Touchstone Routesetting team does not currently have any positions available.