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

Email us at melville@gravityvault.com for an application

General Manager
Job Category: Gym Management
Job Description:

We are seeking a strong candidate to fill the key role of General Manager to oversee all staff, budgets and operations of our Indoor Rock Climbing facility. General Manager responsibilities include formulating overall strategy, managing people and establishing policies. To be successful in this role, you should be a thoughtful leader and a confident decision-maker, helping our team develop and be productive, while ensuring operational efficiency and overall profitability of the business. In this Senior Leadership position you’ll be instrumental in helping the company grow and thrive.

Job Responsibilies:
  • Oversee day-to-day operations
  • Design strategy and set goals for growth
  • Maintain budgets and optimize expenses
  • Set policies and processes
  • Ensure employees work productively and develop professionally
  • Oversee recruitment and training of new employees ensuring a focus on diversity
  • Evaluate and improve operations and financial performance
  • Direct the employee assessment process
  • Prepare regular reports for upper management
  • Ensure staff follows health and safety regulations
  • Provide solutions to operational issues
  • Create strong relationships within our Climbing community, customer and supplier base
  • Provide ideas and implement them to build a better facility for our members and guests
Skills:
  • Proven experience as a General Manager or similar role in a Fitness and Recreation environment.
  • Climbing Gym Management experience highly desirable but not essential.
  • Experience in planning and budgeting
  • Knowledge of business process and functions (finance, HR, procurement, operations etc.)
  • Strong analytical ability
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational and leadership skills
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Fluency in MS Office & Social Media applications. Photoshop or Canva experience a plus
  • Bachelors Degree in a relevant field

 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

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