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ARC is more than a place to work, it’s a community of like-minded individuals!

We are always looking for those interested in joining our team. If you don’t see a position below that suits your skill set, send Leah our General Manager an email at Leah@arcclimbing.ca and tell her more about yourself.

 

Head Route Setter/ Climbing Coach

Position: Head Route Setter and Head Climbing Coach

Salary: Negotiable, to commensurate with experience

Position: Part time to full time hours with benefits

Closing: when position is filled

 

We are looking for a Head Route Setter and Climbing Coach to join our team.  This could be 1 person or 2. Preference will be given to candidates that can demonstrate experience in both roles.

 

Head Route Setter

What you’ll do:

  • Implement and maintain a setting program for all routes and problems in the gym – ensuring grades distribution and route turnover is adequate for our customers
  • Provide quality assurance of all setting in the gym – both quality, consistency and grading
  • Provide supervision, training, guidance and development for the route setting crew
  • Provide oversight of our equipment safety inspections and ensure issues are promptly addressed
  • Develop and implement safety policies and procedures for route setting duties.
  • Engage with our staff and membership to solicit feedback and ensure our route setting meets the needs of the community
  • Organize and assist in manager ARC rock climbing competitions and provide support during other ARC events.
  • Report to the ARC gym manager

Who you are:

  • A passionate climber with substantial setting experience
  • Able to set 5.13 routes and V9 grades
  • Experience in a supervisory role would be an asset
  • Diplomatic and outgoing personality, capable of fostering relationships with facility users and staff
  • Strong leadership, initiative and interpersonal communication skills
  • A passion for climbing and for continued personal and professional development
  • Industry certifications in the field of climbing (ACMG CGI 1 or equivalent) an asset.
  • Fluency in basic computer skills (office, Gsuite, email).

 

Head Climbing Coach

What you’ll do:

  • Manage, deliver and develop climbing instruction programming at ARC including:
    • Belay certifications
    • Lead climbing certifications
    • Technique courses
    • Outdoor climbing courses
  • Develop and grow our pre-competitive and competitive climbing teams
  • Coordinate the delivery of ARC’s Youth Rec program
  • Train and supervise climbing instructors to ensure high quality programming with the goal of increasing participation and retention of youth and adult members.
  • Identify opportunities for developing and provide additional programs and content
  • Communicate with athletes and parents to promote programs and ensure positive ARC experiences

Who you are:

  • A passionate climber with substantial climbing experience
  • Experience developing and delivery rock climbing instruction to children, youth and adults.
  • Experience in a supervisory role would be an asset
  • Personal competitive climbing experience is an asset
  • Diplomatic and outgoing personality, capable of fostering relationships with facility users and staff
  • Post-secondary training or a degree is an asset: Personal trainer, Kinesiology, Physical Education, Health Related Fields – Psychology or Sociology

 

 

Applications can be sent to jobs@arcclimbing.ca

 

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