Ready to get paid to be at a place you love with people you can’t get enough of? We list all current Touchstone Climbing employment opportunities and job postings here. Keep an eye out for openings at your local gym!


TOUCHSTONE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA FACILITIES

Full-Time Facilities & Maintenance Staff
Touchstone is looking to hire additional full-time facilities staff to expand our Southern California crew. Candidates should be willing to travel between all of our SoCal locations on an ongoing basis. The position is ideal for early risers, who don’t mind starting work a little before our first members check in to the gym in the morning.

Basic handyworker skills, and enthusiasm for taking on new projects and challenges are required. Individuals owning their own set of tools are preferred but not mandatory. The position is full time (40 hours/week), Monday-Friday.

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


MISSION CLIFFS

Intermediate 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 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.

Applicants must be available to coach Tuesdays and Thursdays 4–6pm. 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.

Recreational 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

Assistant Competitive Team Coach
Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Berkeley Ironworks is looking for an Assistant Competitive Team Coach.

Qualifications:

  • 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 curriculum 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 Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 4–7pm. Competition attendance on weekends encouraged. All 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.

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

Intermediate Youth Climbing Coach
Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Berkeley Ironworks 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.

Applicants must be available to coach Tuesdays and Thursdays 4–6pm.

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

Belay Staff
Berkeley Ironworks 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 (ages can range anywhere from 6 months to 14 years). 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.)
  • has previous experience with climbing
  • is able to commit to at least three or more shifts per week and is available weekends and weekday evenings

Qualified candidates can send in an application with resume and references.


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

Intermediate Youth Climbing Coach
Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Great Western Power Co. 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.

Applicants must be available to coach Tuesdays and Thursdays 5–7pm.

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

Belay Staff
Great Western Power Co. is looking for people with lead and top rope experience to join our belay staff team!

The ideal candidate has both customer service and climbing experience and works well with others in a busy environment. We’re looking for self-starters who can motivate themselves to 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.

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


METALMARK

Restorative Yoga Instructor
MetalMark is now seeking a dynamic and passionate restorative yoga instructor for our Friday evening class. We are looking for someone with the following qualifications:

  • Experience teaching beginner and intermediate yoga students
  • Ability to make adjustments to class level and individual students throughout class
  • Friday evening availability—this is one of our most popular yoga time slots!
  • Positive attitude and ability to develop a warm, welcoming environment while challenging students
  • Interest in developing your own unique style and sharing it with energetic and dedicated people

We have a growing group of members interested in deepening their yoga practices, and preference will be given to candidates who would like to grow with them. There is potential for expanding our yoga offerings for the right candidate. Please send resumes to marie@touchstoneclimbing.com.


THE STUDIO

Competitive Team Coach
Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Berkeley Ironworks is looking for a Competitive Team Coach.

Qualifications:

  • 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 curriculum 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 Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 4–7pm. Competition attendance on weekends encouraged. All 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.

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

Belay Staff
The Studio is looking for people with lead and top rope experience to join our belay staff team!

The ideal candidate has both customer service and climbing experience and works well with others in a busy environment. We’re looking for self-starters who can motivate themselves to hustle even when it’s slow, and who can prioritize tasks based on the flow of the gym. The position is heavy on safety, belaying kids and communicating with parents as well as janitorial work (tidying up weight room and retail areas, restocking locker room supplies, etc.), and also involves instruction of Intro to Climbing (belay) classes.

Qualified candidates can send their resume and cover letter to pete@touchstoneclimbing.com.


DOGPATCH BOULDERS

Dogpatch Boulders does not currently have any positions available.


LA BOULDERS

LA Boulders does not currently have any positions available.


CLIFFS OF ID

Belay Staff
Cliffs of Id is looking for people with lead and top rope experience to join our belay staff team!

The ideal candidate has both customer service and climbing experience and works well with others in a busy environment. We’re looking for self-starters who can motivate themselves to 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.

Qualified candidates can send their resume and cover letter to COIbelay@gmail.com.


HOLLYWOOD BOULDERS

Competitive Team Coach
Are you an experienced climber who loves teaching others how to climb? Do you enjoy working with kids? Berkeley Ironworks is looking for a Competitive Team Coach.

Qualifications:

  • 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 curriculum 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 Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 4–7pm. Competition attendance on weekends encouraged. All 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.

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

Recreational 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:

  • 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.
  • Available for M/W 4p–6p practice.

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

Fitness Instructors
Do you have a fun and unique class that you would like to offer to the climbing community? Hollywood Boulders is looking for part-time fitness instructors that can provide beneficial workouts to the climbing community. Please email holly@touchstoneclimbing.com with a resume.


VERDIGO BOULDERS

Verdigo Boulders does not currently have any positions available.