Careers

There are many opportunities to bring climbing to communities with The Gravity Vault.  Each of our facilites requires management, instructors, route setters, team coaches and more! See what positions are currently open.

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NY / Melville

Instructor
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

The majority of the staff in our facility are instructors. We look for individuals with a work hard/play hard attitude who want to work in an exciting, dynamic, customer facing role. 

Job responsibilities include:
  • Belaying for Programs
  • Coordinating Birthday Parties
  • Working at the Front Desk
  • Customer Service
Requirements: 
  • Must be at least 16 years old
  • Good attitude
  • Flexible availability; weekend availability is required
  • Patience
  • Strong communication skills
Route Setter
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

The Route Setters are some of the most important contributors at The Gravity Vault. Route Setters are responsible for all of the climbing routes and problems in our facilities. We look for creative individuals who love climbing and are experienced setters. 

Job Responsibilities Include:
  • Setting Routes and Problems
  • Set up and cleanup of Setting Safety Zones
  • Fore Running your Routes/Problems
  • Engaging with Members and Customers to solicit feedback on your sets
Requirements:
  • Ability to Climb a 5.13+ and V8+
  • Prior Experience Route Setting
  • Ability to set creative Routes
  • Competition Setting experience a strong plus

NJ / Middletown

Instructor
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

The majority of the staff in our facility are instructors. We look for individuals with a work hard/play hard attitude who want to work in an exciting, dynamic, customer facing roll. 

Job responsibilities include:
  • Belaying for Programs
  • Coordinating Birthday Parties
  • Working at the Front Desk
  • Customer Service
Requirements: 
  • Must be at least 16 years old
  • Good attitude
  • Flexible availability; weekend availability strongly preferred
  • Patience
  • Strong communication skills

Please email middletown@gravityvault.com for more information and an application.

NY / Poughkeepsie

Instructor
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

The majority of the staff in our facility are instructors. We look for individuals with a work hard/play hard attitude who want to work in an exciting, dynamic, customer facing role. 

Job responsibilities include:
  • Belaying for Programs
  • Coordinating Birthday Parties
  • Working at the Front Desk
  • Customer Service
Requirements: 
  • Must be at least 16 years' old
  • Good attitude
  • Flexible availability; weekend availability required
  • Patience
  • Strong communication skills

If you think you're a good fit for our team, email us at poughkeepsie@gravityvault.com for an application!

Team Coach
Job Category: Junior Climbing Teams
Job Description:

As a Team Coach for The Gravity Vault you will facilitate the training for our Youth Climbing Teams.  In the Team Coach role you will have the opportunity to work with other coaching staff to develop and execute training regimens, practice schedules, technique lessons and more. You will mentor the kids as they progress through our program and help them to achieve their climbing goals. This specific position is for a Competitive Team Coach to work initially with our Competitive team members at Monday night practice.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Supervise climbers at practices.
  • Motivate the kids and empower them to reach new heights
  • Maintain an encouraging, yet competitive environment which upholds The Gravity Vault's Mission Statement
  • Attend Competitions with the team
  • Communicate with Climbers and Parents on goals and achievements
Requirements:
  • Ability to climb at a 5.12 / V8+ level
  • Excellent Verbal Communication Skills
  • Experience Coaching an individual/team sport at the Youth Level desireable

PA / Radnor

Instructor
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

The majority of the staff in our facility are instructors. We look for individuals with a work hard/play hard attitude who want to work in an exciting, dynamic, customer facing role. 

Job responsibilities include:
  • Belaying for Programs
  • Coordinating Birthday Parties
  • Working at the Front Desk
  • Customer Service
Requirements: 
  • Must be at least 16 years old
  • Good attitude
  • Flexible availability; weekend availability strongly preferred
  • Patience
  • Strong communication skills

Please email radnor@gravityvault.com for an application or more information

Shift Leader
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

As a Shift Leader at The Gravity Vault you will lead the charge in providing a friendly, organized rock climbing experience for all of our patrons. You will oversee the smooth operation of the front desk, ensure that safety standards are being met out on the climbing floor, and provide guidance to instructors.

Job Responsibilities Include:
  • Overseeing the facility operation and flow of activities
  • Manage Instructors
  • Provide top notch customer service
  • Take bookings and final payments for events and large groups
Requirements:
  • Prior experience in a retail or fitness environment
  • Strong Customer Service skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong leadership skills

Please email radnor@gravityvault.com for an application or more information

Team Coach
Job Category: Junior Climbing Teams
Job Description:

As a Team Coach for The Gravity Vault you will facilitate the training for our Youth Climbing Teams.  In the Team Coach role you will have the opportunity to work with other coaching staff to develop and execute training regimens, practice schedules, technique lessons and more. You will mentor the kids as they progress through our program and help them to achieve their climbing goals. 

Job Responsibilities:
  • Supervise climbers at practices.
  • Motivate the kids and empower them to reach new heights
  • Maintain an encouraging, yet competitive environment which upholds The Gravity Vault's Mission Statement
  • Attend Competitions with the team
  • Communicate with Climbers and Parents on goals and achievements
Requirements:
  • Competition Climbing Experience Necessary
  • USA Climbing Coaches Certification
  • Excellent Verbal Communication Skills
  • Experience Coaching an individual/team sport at the Youth Level

Please email radnor@gravityvault.com for an application or more information

Route Setter
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

The Route Setters are some of the most important contributors at The Gravity Vault. Route Setters are responsible for all of the climbing routes and problems in our facilities. We look for creative individuals who love climbing and are experienced setters. 

Job Responsibilities Include:
  • Setting Routes and Problems
  • Set up and cleanup of Setting Safety Zones
  • Fore Running your Routes/Problems
Requirements:
  • Ability to Climb a 5.13+ and V8+
  • Prior Experience Route Setting
  • Ability to set creative Routes
  • Competition Setting experience a strong plus

Please email radnor@gravityvault.com for an application or more information

NJ / Upper Saddle River

Instructor
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

The majority of the staff in our facility are instructors. We look for individuals with a work hard/play hard attitude who want to work in an exciting, dynamic, customer facing roll. 

Job responsibilities include:
  • Belaying for Programs
  • Coordinating Birthday Parties
  • Working at the Front Desk
  • Customer Service
Requirements: 
  • Must be at least 16 years old
  • Good attitude
  • Flexible availability; weekend availability strongly preferred
  • Patience
  • Strong communication skills

NJ / Voorhees

Instructor
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

The majority of the staff in our facility are instructors. We look for individuals with a work hard/play hard attitude who want to work in an exciting, dynamic, customer facing roll. 

Job responsibilities include:
  • Belaying for Programs
  • Coordinating Birthday Parties
  • Working at the Front Desk
  • Customer Service
Requirements: 
  • Must be at least 16 years old
  • Good attitude
  • Flexible availability; weekend availability strongly preferred
  • Patience
  • Strong communication skills
Gym Manager
Job Category: Gym Management
Job Description:

The Gravity Vault is seeking a Manager for various locations in NJ including its soon to be open location in Voorhees, NJ. Candidates should have management experience in climbing or other service industries, uphold the Gravity Vault mission of creating a positive and friendly atmosphere for employees and climbers, and be detail oriented.

About Us:

The Gravity Vault Indoor Rock Gyms have been serving our local communities since 2005. The Gravity Vault Indoor Rock Gyms’ mission is to make everyone’s rock climbing experience with us a positive and memorable one! We strive to provide a welcoming environment for everyone young and old, big and small, novice and expert, to challenge themselves each day. The Gravity Vault wants each person who walks through our doors to believe that new heights can always be reached, in all aspects of life. 

Who We Are Looking For:

The Manager is responsible for the overall gym operations including managing the day-to-day operations, inspiring and leading the team, operating independently while maintaining company quality standards.  The Manager is the most visible member of our customer service team, ensuring great customer experiences. Needs the ability to manage the daily details without losing sight of the big picture of growing the gym!

Job Responsibilities: 

Overall responsibility for managing the day-day operations of the climbing gym.  Works a four day work week.  This includes:

  • Overseeing a safe, well maintained, industry relevant, clean and bright environment for customers and staff.
  • Overall responsibility for customer relations with a priority on building lasting customer relationships.
  • Hiring, training, scheduling and supervising staff.
  • Assist in setting revenue goals by category and expense budgeting. Monitor goals on a daily, weekly, monthly basis.
  • Oversee gym maintenance and route setting.
  • Oversee purchasing and merchandising inventory.
  • Primary responsibility for marketing and promotions including social media management and traditional media.
  • Lead program development and event planning.
  • Oversee team coaches and class/camp leaders including and interactions with team parents and climbers.

Applicant Qualifications: 

Previous management experience in climbing or other service industries.  Technical background in climbing preferred but not necessary.  Needs experience in managing staff and customers.

Flexible schedule, ability to work evenings/weekends/special events. Typical four day work week including one weekend day – full time position.

Enjoys working in a fun, fast paced service environment: capable of staying calm, making quick decisions, and delicately managing customer and staff interactions.  Needs to be detail oriented and organized.

Bachelor’s degree preferred.

The ideal candidate will have a balance of great customer service and leadership skills as well as excellent marketing / customer outreach skills.

To apply, email: voorhees@gravityvault.com

Assistant Gym Manager
Job Category: Gym Management
Job Description:

The Gravity Vault is seeking an Assistant Manager for various locations in NJ including its soon to be open location in Voorhees, NJ.  Candidates should have management experience in climbing or other service industries, uphold the Gravity Vault mission of creating a positive and friendly atmosphere for employees and climbers, and be detail oriented.

About Us:

The Gravity Vault Indoor Rock Gyms have been serving our local communities since 2005. The Gravity Vault Indoor Rock Gyms’ mission is to make everyone’s rock climbing experience with us a positive and memorable one! We strive to provide a welcoming environment for everyone young and old, big and small, novice and expert, to challenge themselves each day. The Gravity Vault wants each person who walks through our doors to believe that new heights can always be reached, in all aspects of life. 

Who We Are Looking For:

The Assistant Manager reports to the overall Gym Manager to assist in the overall gym operations including overseeing the day-to-day operations, inspiring and leading the team, operating independently while maintaining company quality standards.  A visible member of our customer service team, ensuring great customer experiences.

Job Responsibilities: 

Reports to the Gym Manager and share the weekly management of the the day-day operations of the climbing gym.  Works a four day work week.  This includes:

  • Assisting with overseeing a safe, well maintained, industry relevant, clean and bright environment for customers and staff.
  • Overall responsibility for customer relations with a priority on building lasting customer relationships.
  • Assisting with hiring, training, scheduling and supervising staff.
  • Assisting with gym maintenance and route setting.
  • Assisting with purchasing and merchandising inventory.
  • Assisting with marketing and promotions including social media management and traditional media.

Applicant Qualifications: 

Previous management experience in climbing or other service industries preferred.  Technical background in climbing preferred. 

Experience in managing staff and customers preferred.

Flexible schedule, ability to work evenings/weekends/special events. Typical four day work week including one weekend day – full time position.

Enjoys working in a fun, fast paced service environment: capable of staying calm, making quick decisions, and delicately managing customer and staff interactions.  Needs to be detail oriented and organized.

Bachelor’s degree preferred.

To apply, email: voorhees@gravityvault.com