Work at Climb Toowoomba

Current Job Vacancies

Gym Manager

Do you have a passion for climbing and a knack for leadership?

Are you looking for a full-time challenge that combines your management skills with your climbing expertise?

Then we want you on our team!

Climb Toowoomba, Toowoomba’s brand new bouldering gym is seeking a highly motivated and experienced individual to join our team as a Climbing Gym Manager to start end of August 2024.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the climbing gym, ensuring a smooth and safe environment for all climbers.
  • Manage a team of permanent and casual staff, providing effective leadership, training, and motivation.
  • Maintain a positive and welcoming atmosphere for climbers of all skill levels.
  • Foster a strong sense of community within the gym.
  • Handle administrative tasks including scheduling, inventory management, sales, and customer service.

Qualifications:

  • Proven experience in a management role (previous climbing gym experience a strong asset).
  • Solid understanding of climbing safety protocols and procedures.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to motivate and lead a team effectively.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Experience in route setting is highly desirable.
  • PACI Certification highly desirable.
  • Must possess or be able to obtain a valid Working With Children Check (Blue Card).
  • Must have reliable transport.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team and build Toowoomba’s climbing community. If you’re passionate about climbing and ready to take your career to the next level, we encourage you to apply!

Head Route Setter and Coach

Are you a rock climbing aficionado with an artistic flair for movement?

Climb Toowoomba, Toowoomba’s newest bouldering gym is seeking a head Route Setter to join our growing team!

This dynamic role offers the opportunity to shape the climbing experience for enthusiasts of all abilities, crafting innovative and captivating problems that will push climbers and redefine their limits.

In this role you will be based in Toowoomba, however will be leading our route setting team across two gyms. The second one located in West Brisbane.

Route Setting Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manage, motivate and inspire a diverse route setting crew including contractors and employees.
  • Hire, train and supervise new route setters.
  • Lead the route setting team.
  • Work with gym managers to develop and work within monthly and annual budgets.
  • Organize the route setting schedule to ensure timely turnover of routes and boulder problems while minimizing impact on customers and programs.
  • Ensure distribution of routes and problems meets the needs of all climbers.
  • Ensure that existing routes are maintained (i.e. replace route tags, tape and broken holds , fix spinners, etc…)
  • Organize and maintain cleanliness of route setting storage areas
  • Ensure the inspection of walls, holds, bolts, tools and equipment, etc. for damage on a regular basis.
  • Oversee and organize route setting and maintenance in our West Brisbane facility including travel to West Brisbane where required.

Coaching

  • Provide learn to climb and climbing fitness coaching to our squad classes, both Adults and Youth in our Toowoomba facility.
  • Devise and maintain coaching plans.

Other responsibilities

  • Work the front desk to check-in and greet members and new climbers.
  • Ensure compliance with risk management plan to ensure safety of setters, gym staff and customers
  • Assist Management in updating and maintaining route setting policy and procedure documentation
  • Complete additional tasks and responsibilities as directed by facility management

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum 3+ years route setting experience, experience as a head route setter (preferred)
  • Extensive indoor and outdoor climbing experience including bouldering and roped/lead climbing
  • Route setting qualifications where available are desirable.
  • Coaching qualifications where available are desirable.
  • Ability to get working at heights and elevated work platform qualifications (yellow ticket) required.
  • Ability to get working with children blue card required.

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07-4588-8865
25 Prescott Street

Toowoomba, QLD, 4350

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