We’re as excited to reopen our job opportunities as we are to open our gyms! As we recover from COVID-19 closures we will be posting all open positions on a rolling basis. Keep checking back here for openings at your local gym!

Fill out this online application for the job of your choosing (which includes attaching your resume and references) or email the application to  so we can get to know you better. We want our staff to reflect the communities we serve, so we strongly encourage BIPOC and LGBTQ+ folks to apply.


TOUCHSTONE FACILITIES

Touchstone Facilities Department does not currently have any positions available.


TOUCHSTONE ROUTESETTING

Touchstone Routesetting does not currently have any positions available.


MISSION CLIFFS

Youth Programs – Climbing Club Coach + Kids Camps Instructor

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 Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps 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 Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps.
  • 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 programs@touchstoneclimbing.com.


BERKELEY IRONWORKS

Berkeley Ironworks does not currently have any positions available.


SACRAMENTO PIPEWORKS

Belay Staff

Sacramento Pipeworks is looking for a responsible, attentive, and enthusiastic individual who is comfortable and familiar with working in a climbing gym facility. Candidates must understand the risks and safety requirements of being in a Touchstone facility and to convey this to any and all Touchstone members and guests. Additionally, individuals must feel comfortable with belaying and engaging with younger children. Lastly, individuals must be able to work an assortment of different shifts (see descriptions below).

Qualities of an ideal candidate:

  • responsible and attentive—making sure that the climbing gym remains a safe and open environment for all users
  • enthusiastic, friendly, and accessible—comfortable with talking to customers in different capacities (i.e. teaching someone how to belay, giving a belay test, helping with retail, during safety walks, etc.)
  • proactive—recognizes proactive ways to stay occupied when working (i.e. helping the front desk, wiping down fitness equipment surfaces, doing a towel/laundry run, etc.)
  • passion for climbing and working with people
  • is able to commit to at least three or more shifts per week and is available weekends and weekday evenings

Youth Programs – Climbing Club Coach + Kids Camps Instructor

Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Sacramento Pipeworks is looking for a coach for our Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps 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 Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps.
  • 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 Sacramento Pipeworks.

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


DIABLO ROCK GYM

Youth Programs – Climbing Club Coach + Kids Camps Instructor

Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Diablo Rock Gym is looking for a coach for our Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps 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 Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps.
  • 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 Diablo Rock Gym.

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


GREAT WESTERN POWER COMPANY

Great Western Power Co does not currently have any positions available.


METALMARK

Metalmark does not currently have any positions available.


THE STUDIO

Youth Programs – Climbing Club Coach + Kids Camps Instructor

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 Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps 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 Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps.
  • 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 programs@touchstoneclimbing.com.


DOGPATCH BOULDERS

Desk Staff

Dogpatch Boulders is looking for enthusiastic and friendly new team members to join our front desk staff. If you’re ready to work in a fun and energetic environment where people share your psych for climbing and fitness, we’d love to hear from you!

Job duties include but are not limited to:

  • Greeting customers, answering calls, and responding to emails at the front desk
  • Processing memberships and online transactions
  • Managing calendar reservations
  • Finding creative solutions to customer service challenges
  • Selling merch and climbing gear in our retail shop
  • Ensuring that climbing and gym safety standards are being met
  • Helping maintain a clean gym
  • Additional opportunities to work with our communities and classes may be available in the future for interested candidates

Requirements:

  • Interest in climbing, outdoor sports, outdoor spaces, fitness, wellness, or all of the above!
  • Ability to remain friendly and calm while managing customer needs during high volume hours
  • Highly self-directed and motivated; if you see a task that needs to be done, you do it
  • Comfortable working with computers
  • Customer service, service industry, or office management experience is a plus but not required
  • Evening and weekend availability

LA BOULDERS

Youth Programs – Climbing Club Coach + Kids Camps Instructor

Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? LA Boulders is looking for a coach for our Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps 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 Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps.
  • 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 LA Boulders.

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


CLIFFS OF ID

Cliffs of Id does not currently have any positions available, but will soon! Please check back again.


HOLLYWOOD BOULDERS

Hollywood Boulders does not currently have any positions available, but will soon! Please check back again.


VERDIGO BOULDERS

Verdigo Boulders does not currently have any positions available.


PACIFIC PIPE

Youth Programs – Climbing Club Coach + Kids Camps Instructor

Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Pacific Pipe is looking for a coach for our Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps 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 Climbing Clubs and Kids Camps.
  • Excited to collaborate with other coaches to facilitate an exceptional team experience for our climbers.

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

Belay Staff

Pacific Pipe is looking for a responsible, attentive, and enthusiastic individual who is comfortable and familiar with working in a climbing gym facility. Candidates must understand the risks and safety requirements of being in a Touchstone facility and convey this to any and all Touchstone members and guests. Additionally, individuals must feel comfortable with belaying and engaging with younger children. Lastly, individuals must be able to work an assortment of different shifts (see descriptions below).

Qualities of an ideal candidate:

  • responsible and attentive—making sure that the climbing gym remains a safe and open environment for all users
  • enthusiastic, friendly, and accessible—comfortable with talking to customers in different capacities (i.e. teaching someone how to belay, giving a belay test, helping with retail, during safety walks, etc.)
  • proactive—recognizes proactive ways to stay occupied when working (i.e. helping the front desk, wiping down fitness equipment surfaces, doing a towel/laundry run, etc.)
  • passion for climbing and working with people
  • is able to commit to at least three or more shifts per week and is available weekends and weekday evenings

Fill out this online application for the job of your choosing (which includes attaching your resume and references) or email the application to  so we can get to know you better. We want our staff to reflect the communities we serve, so we strongly encourage BIPOC and LGBTQ+ folks to apply.