Regional Head Routesetter

Regional Head Routesetter

Momentum Indoor Climbing

Rapidly growing SLC-based Momentum Indoor Climbing is  now accepting applications for the FULL TIME position of Regional Head Routesetter for its Houston-area gyms opening later this year.

Qualified applicants will have:

  • Minimum 3 years commercial Head Routesetting experience in a roped and bouldering environment
  • Ability to forerun/set up to V10 and solid 5.13
  • Ability to manage route inventory and hold orders
  • Lift setting experience
  • Youth setting experience
  • USAC comp and chief setting experience preferred

Momentum Katy (routes and boulders) and Momentum Silver Street (boulders) will open in July 2017 and September 2017 respectively. Together these gyms will bring 78,000 square-feet of floor space, and over 44,000 square-feet of climbing surface to the Houston area. Designed from the the ground up to be routesetter-friendly, Katy’s roped walls will be accessed with the in-house lift. A 960 square-foot setter’s room will serve the roped and bouldering areas. Silver Street will be the world’s third largest bouldering gym and will be served by a 900 square foot setter’s room with additional storage. All the bouldering will be accessed by concrete pathways to allow for rolling-cart setting.

The Houston Regional Head Routesetter will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring consistent route quality and grades across the gym
  • Ensuring adherence to Momentum setting and facility guidelines for individual setters
  • Assisting in-gym Head Routesetters managing route inventories
  • Daily setting with the local crews and with intermittently visiting SLC crews
  • Oversee training and evaluations for new and existing local setters

Compensation, benefits and perks:

  • Full time salary
  • Participation in Momentum’s health insurance plan
  • Payed Time Off (PTO)
  • Signing bonus to help with relocation to Houston area
  • Participate in Momentum’s internal routesetter “exchange” with up to 4 paid weeks of SLC area setting and rock climbing per year
  • Work for a fast moving company led by lifetime rock climbers who place a high value on growth opportunities for route setters

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