Current Job Openings

Front Desk Staff

Posted 8/15/18. Open until filled.

Job Title: Front Desk Staff

General Description: Teton Rock Gym is a small full-service, non-profit climbing gym in Driggs, Idaho. Our front desk staff are responsible for a variety of tasks including customer service, risk management, and belay instruction. We value reliable, outgoing, detail oriented staff, preferably with climbing experience and technical knowledge and experience.

Job Duties:

  • Greet and check-in members and guests
  • Give facility orientations and belay checks
  • Operate cash register and computerized point-of-sale (POS) system
  • Maintain knowledge of gym programs and products
  • Answer phones, take messages, schedule groups, parties, students for classes/clinics/events
  • Maintain a clean and organized gym environment for all patrons and staff
  • Teach beginning and intermediate climbing classes based on experience and skill

Starting Pay: ​ $8-$10/Hour DOE. We provide training and pay raises to those staying with us, as well as opportunities to work higher paid events, teach classes, and work youth programs as you gain the necessary skills and qualifications to do so.

Work Hours: Part time hours available, minimum 13 hours/week, evening availability required (we are generally only open in the afternoons) and weekend availability desired.

Job Qualifications: Applicants must have a strong work ethic, must be efficient and able to work on a reliable schedule. Applicants should have a positive attitude, be quick problem solvers, and work well with others. Previous climbing experience is desired but we seek to find staff who are willing to learn and further develop their customer service and overall climbing skills. We are a small team so flexibility and a strong desire to work are a must. Familiarity with google business products and editing softwares is a plus – please include relevant computer skills.

Benefits: Great work environment, free climbing classes, free gym membership (with guest passes), gear discounts, flexible scheduling to allow for trips.

Application Instructions: Submit your resume using the form below, or bring it directly to the gym, located in the Driggs City Center. In the cover letter please contact information, where you currently live and when you will arriving in Teton Valley, dates of availability, and why you would like to work at Teton Rock Gym. Thanks!

Head Coach/Assistant Coach

Posted 8/15/18. Open until filled.

Job Title: Head Coach/Assistant Coach

General Description: TTeton Rock Gym is looking for either a head coach or assistant coach for our team and other youth programs. The coach is responsible for working with the climbing team and rec program youth to ensure they are following the programmed curriculum and are receiving the necessary instruction to improve as a well-rounded climbers. They will work closely with the Climbing Team Head Coach to develop and improve curriculum, offer new programs, and improve the quality of our programs. Pay is DOE, and we are looking for an individual interested in helping grow the gym, their position, and willing to take on varying roles. Coaching can be combined with desk, marketing tasks, retail, and setting to create a full time position with flexible travel time.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Coaching:

  • Coaching kids ranging from 6-17 years of varying abilities
  • Coaching team on scheduled days, each week as part of a small coaching team
  • Helping improve on processes for training, and documenting progress
  • Working with Climbing Team Head Coach and other coaches to maintain a productive learning environment
  • Maintaining a positive energy and ensuring that climbing team kids are engaged, motivated and improving on a physical-technical-mental-tactical-social level
  • Designing training programs for indvidual youth
  • Interacting and communicating with team parents regarding the team and their kids’ progress
  • Working with the head coach to keep informed about kids’ progress
  • Being a representative of TRG and upholding our values, as well as being a sound mentor for the youth climbing team and an example for kids and other coaches

Other Tasks/Administration:

  • Continually growing and improving the program
  • Staying updated on new training developments
  • Reading and responding to Youth Team Emails
  • Participating in coaches meetings and trainings
  • Working with head coach to inform about any changes, developments, suggestions
  • Operationing Rock Gym Pro to update program rosters, take payments, etc.

Desired Qualifications:

  • USA Certified Coach
  • Passionate about climbing
  • 2 or more years of climbing experience with a strong understanding of climbing movement and skills
  • Group management skills
  • Experience instructing youth of different abilities and ages
  • Understands USA climbing rules and regulations
  • Self-motivated and organized, good communicator, likes to work in a team environment
  • Flexible schedule, willing to travel for weekend competitions
  • 1 or more year’s competitive coaching experience (preferred)
  • Competition experience as coach or competitor
  • Route Setting experience (preferred)

Application Instructions: Submit your resume using the form below, or bring it directly to the gym, located in the Driggs City Center. In the cover letter please contact information, where you currently live and when you will arriving in Teton Valley, dates of availability, and why you would like to work at Teton Rock Gym. Thanks!