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The Stronghold is looking for an experienced and talented routesetter to join our team. Our routesetters are held to the highest standard of route/problem quality and are expected to continually develop with the team to create the best routes and problems in Los Angeles. To apply, please email your resume and a cover letter detailing your climbing experience, availability, and qualifications to jobs@strongholdclimb.com.

HOURS
●  3 days a week of setting (about 24+ hrs)
●  Possibility of as many as 40 hrs a week with extra jobs like wall maintenance, handyman, coaching, etc. depending on qualifications.

IDEAL CANDIDATE
●  Minimum 1 year of setting experience, ideally 5+ years of 3+ days a week
●  Ability to climb consistently V8 and 5.13- outdoors
●  Passionate and experienced with sport climbing and bouldering
●  Competition setting experience
●  Great work ethic, clean & organised and works well with a team

WORK ENVIRONMENT
●  One of the best hold, volume and fiberglass selections in Southern California
●  Large monthly hold budget
●  Set for regional, local and community competitions
●  Modern route setting with big flat panels, lots of volumes, creative movement, etc.
●  Focus on quality – only set 1-3 routes a day and 3-4 boulder problems a day
●  All tools provided (impacts, ascenders, adjustable daisies, RIGS, pro tractions, etc)
●  Dedicated hold washing personnel

OUR TEAM
●  Two setters with 15+ years of setting experience
●  One USAC level 4 setter
●  Small, friendly, close knit team of only 3 or 4 setters

PAY + BENEFITS
●  $20 – $28+/hr depending on route quality, experience, forerunning ability, setting efficiency, certifications, etc.
●  Possibility for health benefits (32 hours/week and above)
●  Free membership & retail pro-deals
●  Flexible time-off policy
●  Support with earning setting certifications

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@strongholdclimb.com