Climbing Gym Instructor
New York, NY

Arch Amenities Group
New York, NY 10036
United States

Job Description
Arch Amenities Group, the world's leading spa, fitness and leisure firm, is seeking a Climbing Gym Instructor. The Climbing Gym Instructor is responsible for providing quality fitness and exercise programs designed to meet the needs of members, residents or guests.

  • Welcomes climbers to the gym -
  • Ensures climbers have everything they need to have a good time
  • Sales-direct climbers to the lessons that fit their needs
  • Upkeep of the gym's neatness and overall appearance
  • Provides instruction to new climbers, including shoe fitting, harness use, autobelay operation, bouldering etiquette, belay skills, and climbing techniques.
  • Participates in the climbing community, climbs at other gyms around the city, and stays in touch with climbing news, techniques, gear, and the community at large.
  • Ensuring that a safe and healthy environment exists for climbing
  • Dressing appropriately for instructing climbers
  • Sharing educational information with climbers
  • Teaching climbers with energy and enthusiasm
  • Motivating climbers to the best of your ability
  • Noting new climbers and sharing basic exercise information with them
  • Keeping up-to-date onclimbing and safety trends
  • Reporting any equipment/facility problems to the management team
  • Begins and ends all shifts, events, and lessons on time.
  • Ensures that climbing gym is clean and set according to procedures.
  • Attends all scheduled meetings
  • Attends schedules professional trainings.
  • Other duties as assigned

  • A deep interest in climbing
  • Three years of climbing experience preferred
  • Customer service skills
  • Experience working with children
  • Reliable
  • Observant-the ability to see problems developing and solve them before they escalate
  • Self-directed-able to see what needs to be done and do it without being tol• Valid CPR Certification
  • Valid Standard First Aid Certification
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills to work positively with different populations, in groups and individually
  • Must be in excellent physical condition to teach climbing
  • Must be able to think independently and develop routines for teaching specific exercise classes
  • Must be able to keep confidences and practice discernment
  • Ability to lift 25 lbs
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Awareness of proper body mechanics to prevent injury
  • This position required the ability to stand, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, walk, and talk
  • The employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms
  • Normal work hours: varied to include nights, weekends, and holidays

Arch Amenities Group is an equal employment opportunity employer that is committed to having a diverse work force.
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