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Head Route Setter


Posted by Planet Granite on 12/13/2005

Job Basics

Industry Sector: All

Job Categories: Customer Service

Company Type: Gym/Outfitter

State: CA

City: Sunnyvale

Country: United States

Required Experience: 1-3 years

Contact Name: Renee DeAngelis

Business Phone: 909-594-2888

Job Type: Full Time


Required to Relocate: No

Required to Travel:

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within: No preference

Job Description & Requirements

Planet Granite is seeking a Head Route Setter to manage the climbing walls and a team of full time and part time route setters. We have two indoor climbing gyms in the SF Bay Area. The Head Route Setter would be responsible for all top rope and lead climbing routes set at both gyms. He or she would be in charge of a team of route setters who alternate setting between both climbing gyms. Responsibilities would include managing the route rotation, route quality, rope and anchor inspections & ordering holds for both gyms. The position may include helping as a team coach for our youth climbing team, depending on previous coaching experience. Prior route setting experience required.

About Planet Granite

Planet Granite is a fast growing indoor rock climbing, fitness and yoga facility based in the SF Bay Area. We have sites in Belmont and Santa Clara, CA. We are currently building a new gym in Sunnyvale, scheduled to open in Summer 2006. This will be one of the largest climbing gyms in the country with 60 foot high climbing walls, extensive weight and fitness equipment, yoga and spinning. We offer top roping, lead climbing and bouldering. Our gear shop is stocked with the latest in climbing gear and climbing/yoga wear. We offer a fun place to work and an opportunity to be involved in a fast growing company and fast moving and fun industry.