Island Rock actively seeks to recruit people who can lead and inspire both on and off the rock. We search for the most talented individuals as we understand that Island Rock will only be as good as the employees representing it.

How To Apply:

If you think you would be a good fit for one of the listed jobs at Island Rock, please download, fill out, and send us an application. Attach and email as a PDF to [email protected] or fax to (516) 933-2510. When emailing, please put the job you are applying for in the subject line. Additionally, if you have a resume you would like to attach, please include that in addition to the application.

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Available Job Opportunities

Climbing Wall Instructor

Job Description

  • Provide belay instruction, staff belays, technique instruction, and belay checks
  • Enthusiastically belay and serve events; provide the necessary orientation
  • Front desk: answer phone, answer customer questions, enter data, paperwork, ring people up, monitor check-in
  • Perform retail sales
  • Assist in inspecting and updating the climbing facility and equipment – report all issues to managers
  • Monitor facility at all times by keeping a constant watch of everyone in the gym in order to enforce safety techniques, policies, and rules and facilitate accident prevention.
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings and trainings sessions
  • Return all equipment to its proper home immediately after use
  • Make sure every customer entering the climbing area has a signed waiver that they have read and understand
  • Provide the necessary orientations and fill out all necessary paperwork when giving orientations and lessons
  • Cleaning and maintenance of facility including, but not limited to, climbing floor, upstairs floor, bathrooms, exercise machines, tables, cubbies, desk area, telephone booth, climbing holds
  • Notify management of all emergencies, complaints, incidents, and discipline problems
  • Greet customers in a courteous, timely, and professional manner
  • Uphold the highest level of professionalism and provide the highest level of customer service
  • Promote positive public relations through personal contact with the public – Create excitement!
  • Act as a positive, responsible role model both in and out of the gym
  • Be on time and follow the assigned work schedule
  • Wear the proper work attire while presenting a professional and hygienically clean appearance

Requirements

  • Be 16 years old or older
  • Weekend availability (Friday night, Saturday Sunday) in addition to some weekday availability
    • Must be able to work at least two of the three weekend days listed above
  • Outgoing with a desire to work with people of all ages and abilities
  • Ability to communicate information effectively
  • Ability to be patient in all circumstances
  • Attention to detail
  • Excited about climbing

How To Apply:

If you think you would be a good fit for one of the listed jobs at Island Rock, please download, fill out, and send us an application. Attach and email as a PDF to [email protected] or fax to (516) 933-2510. When emailing, please put the job you are applying for in the subject line.

Additionally, if you have a resume you would like to attach, please include that in addition to the application.

Download Job Application

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