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Website Sportrock Climbing Centers

For Climbers, By Climbers

Sportrock is looking for a full-time Routesetter to join our team! With two full service, one bouldering, and another full service facility opening soon, we are looking to expand our program.

The perfect candidate for this role would possess a passion for the climbing industry, a creative eye for route design, and a strong attention to detail. As a Sportrock Routesetter, you will be responsible for setting routes and boulders among three full service locations and one bouldering only facility, maintaining a safe environment, and being a part of an industry leading routesetting program.

You will be required to have a deep understanding of climbing fundamentals, and a creative eye for designing challenging and dynamic routes. You will also be responsible for resetting routes and boulders on a regular basis to ensure that a variety of climbing options are available to our customers. You must be able to work independently, comfortable working at heights, and able to work with minimal supervision should need be. Sportrock is a fast-paced and physically demanding environment and general responsibilities can be found below.


Set and maintain climbing routes in accordance with industry standards
Reset routes regularly to ensure a variety of product
Monitor route quality and safety
Assist with routesetting related customer inquiries
Perform general maintenance and upkeep of all Sportrock facilities
Set and facilitate all in house competitions
Actively pursue further education and USAC progression
Help the development of Sportrock Routesetting Interns and Assistants
Ability to work with a team and communicate effectively
Knowledge of common techniques, safety protocols, and setting methods
Compensation- $40-50k per year, based on experience. Healthcare, 401k, PTO, and Professional Development options included.

If you think you’re a great fit for this role, please send your resume and cover letter to “matt@sportrock.com”. We look forward to hearing from you!


To apply for this job email your details to matt@sportrock.com