Careers

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, diverse, equitable and inclusive environment for not only our customers but our staff alike. Whether you’re young or old, big or small, novice or expert we want The Gravity Vault to be your home away from home. We believe that new heights can always be reached, not only on our walls but in all aspects of life. The best way to achieve these heights is together.

The Gravity Vault is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, age, sex, ancestry, national origin, marital status, disability, genetics, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other actual or perceived characteristics. 

Take a look below for all open opportunities at our facilities!

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NJ / Brick

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 and evening availability strongly preferred
  • Patience
  • Strong communication skills

Click here for more information and to apply!

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 Prefered
  • Ability to set creative Routes
  • Competition Setting experience a strong plus
Yoga Instructor
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

Instructors will lead groups both verbally and physically through varying styles and levels of yoga classes. In addition to administrative work required for class, sourcing and or organizing equipment, offering training adjustments and recommendations may be required.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Teaching safe, effective exercises to a variety of student demographics
  • Leading classes according to the schedule provided
  • Maintaining the yoga room and equipment

Requirements:

  • Passionate about yoga and general fitness
  • Extensive climbing experience is not required, but tailoring classes for the climbing needs of students may be required
  • RYT-200, NCCA Yoga Certification or comparable certification
  • Liability insurance policy
  • First Aid, CPR/AED certicifation
  • At least 1-2 years of expereince leading yoga classes
  • Maintain a positive and energetic personal attitude and class in line with gym policies

 

NJ / Chatham

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 complete an application here for consideration.

 

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 (preferred)
  • Excellent Verbal Communication Skills
  • Experience Coaching an individual/team sport at the Youth Level

For Consideration, please send contact us at chathammarketing@gravityvault.com!

 

NJ / Hoboken

Assistant Gym Manager
Job Category: Gym Management
Job Description:

The Gravity Vault management team is growing! We're looking for an outgoing and energetic individual with a strong work ethic to join our team as an Assistant Manager. As an integral part of the management team, the Assistant Manager will work closely with the Manager to ensure that the gym is clean, runs smoothly, and goals are being met. They must also help create a positive and inclusive climbing environment for climbers of all experience levels, and have fun while doing it.

Basic job duties include but are not limited to:
  • Provide excellent customer service to all customers in person, over the phone, and via email correspondence.
  • Become an expert on all programs and options to climb with The Gravity Vault.
  • Ensure company and brandwide standards are met, and that all employees are updated and comply with The Gravity Vault's policies and procedures on programming, cleanliness, and safety.
  • Help plan, execute, and work location and brandwide events including but not limited to climbing competitions and member nights.
  • Coordinate staffing for events, classes, and instructor led climbing options.
  • Help train and manage all Shift Leader, Belayer, and Front Desk Employees.
Job Requirements:
  • Management experience in a climbing gym, fitness facility, or retail setting
  • Ability to take initiative and make confident decisions on the fly
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Indoor / outdoor climbing experience is a plus
  • CPR and CWI certification is a plus
  • All candidates must be willing to make the customer experience a priority and engage with climbers to keep them excited for climbing at The Gravity Vault!
Compensation & Benefits:
  • Full Time Salary Based on Experience
  • Paid time off
  • Access to pro-deals through our outdoor industry partners
  • Employee Membership

 To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to daniele.polimeni@gravityvault.com

CA / San Rafael

Team Coach
Job Category: Junior Climbing Teams
Job Description:

Head Coach

Job Description

We are seeking a Head Coach to lead our youth climbing team programs. You will be responsible for creating a dynamic and engaging training environment that promotes inclusion and education for all ages and experience levels. The ideal candidate is passionate about working with youth climbers. Through positive reinforcement and motivation, you will promote success on a team and individual basis in both recreational and competitive levels of climbing.

 

Responsibilities

  • Hold practice up to 5 times a week
  • Manage assistant coaches
  • Maintain an active membership as a USA Climbing Coach

 

Requirements

  • Enthusiasm for working with youth and helping them achieve their climbing goals
  • Ability to instruct and manage a group of up to 20 climbers
  • Level 1 USA Climbing Coach at minimum, Level 2 USA Climbing Coach preferred
  • Ability to create a disciplined and structured training program
  • Experienced climbing background with the ability to read routes visually and coach movement for various body types


As a candidate, you are encouraged to apply even if you do not meet all of our requirements. You should note your transferable skills, experiences, and ideas that make you a good candidate. The ideal candidate will possess a mastery of climbing movement and excel at working in team and individual environments.

This position can become full time with additional responsibilities in routesetting and/or shift leading.

If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs.marin@gravityvault.com

 

Route Setter
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

Routesetter

Job Description

Routesetting is a crucial task for Gravity Vault Marin since routesetters are responsible for creating and maintaining the quality and diversity of climbs that The Gravity Vault seeks in each of its facilities. We are looking for creative individuals that possess an above average understanding of climbing movement so that they can create products that reflect the quality, fluidity, consistency, and enjoyability that our customers expect on a daily basis.

Responsibilities

  • Setting part time 1-3 days per week depending on the demand of the facility
  • Forerunning and analyzing the climbs that have been set
  • Ensuring that all climbs meet the facility's quality and safety standards
  • Adhering to facility policies and protocols for work at height
  • Establishing work zones and cleaning up
  • Stripping, washing, and sorting holds
  • Organizing and maintaining equipment
  • General maintenance
  • Other work at height tasks

Requirements

  • Bring a positive attitude, professionalism, and eagerness to be a role model in our community
  • Comprehensive understanding of climbing movement in a wide range of styles
  • Adaptability, creativity, empathy, flexibility, strong work ethic, attention to detail, passion
  • Strong desire to improve as a climber and routesetter
  • Lead climbing proficiency
  • Ability to work occasional long days and off hours
  • Ability to work well in a team, be receptive to feedback, be collaborative
  • Ability to forerun at least 5.12 and V6

Preferred Skills

  • Prior setting experience
  • CWA Work at Height experience and/or familiarity
  • Competition climbing and setting experience
  • USAC routesetting certifications and/or experience

 

As a candidate, you are encouraged to apply even if you do not meet all of our requirements. You should note your transferable skills, experiences, and ideas that make you a good candidate. The ideal candidate will possess a mastery of climbing movement and excel at working in team and individual environments.

 

This position can become full time with additional responsibilities in coaching and/or shift leading.

 

Please send your resumé and cover letter to jobs.marin@gravityvault.com.

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, holiday and closing shift availability is a must
  • Patience
  • Strong communication skills

Email us at melville@gravityvault.com for an application

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

Email us at melville@gravityvault.com for an application

Assistant Gym Manager
Job Category: Gym Management
Job Description:

The Gravity Vault management team is growing! We're looking for an outgoing and energetic individual with a strong work ethic to join our team as an Assistant Manager. As an integral part of the management team, the Assistant Manager will work closely to ensure that the gym is clean, runs smoothly and goals are being met. They must also help create a positive and inclusive climbing environment for climbers of all experience levels and have fun while doing it.

Basic job duties include but are not limited to:
  • Provide excellent customer service to all customers in person, over the phone and via email correspondence.
  • Become an expert on all programs and options to climb with The Gravity Vault.
  • Ensure company and brandwide standards are met and that all employees are updated and comply with The Gravity Vault's policies and procedures on programming, cleanliness, and safety.
  • Help plan, execute and work location and brandwide events including but not limited to climbing competitions and member nights.
  • Coordinate staffing for events, classes and instructor led climbing options.
  • Help train and manage all Shift Leader, Belayer and Front Desk Employees.
Job Requirements:
  • Weekend and Holiday availability is a must!
  • Management experience in a climbing gym, fitness facility or retail setting
  • Ability to take initiative and make confident decisions on the fly
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Indoor / outdoor climbing experience is a plus
  • CPR and CWI certification is a plus
  • All candidates must be willing to make the customer experience a priority and engage with climbers to keep them excited for climbing at The Gravity Vault!
Compensation & Benefits:
  • Full Time Salary Based on Experience
  • Paid time off
  • Access to pro-deals through our outdoor industry partners
  • Employee Membership

 

Route Setter
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

The Route Setters are some of the most important contributors at The Gravity Vault.

We are currently looking to hire a head Route Setter and Route Setting Staff.

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 fore run 5.13+ and V8+ preferred
  • Prior Experience Route Setting
  • Ability to set creative Routes
  • Competition Setting experience a strong plus

Email us at melville@gravityvault.com for an application

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 & Other Group Events
  • 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

To apply for this poisiton fill out this eform:

https://goo.gl/forms/2b9QGAYUb1mfNXKl2

 

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
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
Yoga Instructor
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

Instructors will lead groups both verbally and physically through varying styles and levels of yoga classes. In addition to administrative work required for class, sourcing and or organizing equipment, offering training adjustments and recommendations may be required.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Teaching safe, effective exercises to a variety of student demographics
  • Leading classes according to the schedule provided
  • Maintaining the yoga room and equipment

Requirements:

  • Passionate about yoga and general fitness
  • Extensive climbing experience is not required, but tailoring classes for the climbing needs of students may be required
  • RYT-200, NCCA Yoga Certification or comparable certification
  • Liability insurance policy
  • First Aid, CPR/AED certicifation
  • At least 1-2 years of expereince leading yoga classes
  • Maintain a positive and energetic personal attitude and class in line with gym policies

 

NJ / Montclair

Shift Leader
Job Category: Gym Staff
Job Description:

As a Shift Leader at The Gravity Vault Montclair, 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
  • First Aid/CPR Certifications

To apply, click here.

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, holiday and closing shift availability is a must!
  • Patience
  • Strong communication skills

Email Poughkeepsie@GravityVault.com for an application

 

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

Email Poughkeepsie@GravityVault.com for an application

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

Online Application can be found here: https://forms.gle/Yd9f2e6HghDqUQ5U6

Please don't hesitate to email radnor@gravityvault.com with any questions.

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

Online Application can be found here: https://forms.gle/Yd9f2e6HghDqUQ5U6

Please don't hesitate to email radnor@gravityvault.com with any questions.

 

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

Online Application can be found here: https://forms.gle/Yd9f2e6HghDqUQ5U6

Please don't hesitate to email radnor@gravityvault.com with any questions.

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

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

 

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

Employment Application:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe6Rt47mrUmDpaBx-1js229WbPtX3wtul6kYAp6_1X4TgbiIg/viewform