Work At CCC

The Calgary Climbing Centre prides itself on providing an unrivaled experience for all levels of climbers. We achieve this with a team of motivated, friendly and inspiring staff that help climbers on their journey through this amazing sport.  

We’ve climbed a long way in the past 20 years and as we embark on the next 20 years we need the best team possible to help us lead the way in cultivating an even greater, more inclusive climbing community.

If you would like to join our team and don’t see a relevant job opening, send us your resume along with a note about what interests you and why you want to work at the CCC, or better yet, stop by at any of our locations. Click here to find contact information for each location.

Apply with a resume and CCC application form to the emails below:

Location:

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Opportunities

Title Description Location
Maintenance Supervisor

Expectations

  • Work with Directors and Management team to offer a fun, safe environment, and unique climbing experience at all of our facilities.
  • Develop and maintain a positive, functional relationship with all employees of the Calgary Climbing Centre
  • Stay “ahead” of mechanical breakdowns and issues.
  • Complete work at off-peak times and/or minimize interruptions to regular operation of areas in gym
  • Be available for additional hours when needed (recert cycle, breakdowns, repairs).

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform regular maintenance at all 5 Calgary Climbing Centre locations
    • Annual replacement of On-belay cables
    • Annual recertifiication of TruBlue autobelays
    • Monthly inspection of adjustable walls
    • Weekly inspections of Climbpark and Speed wall timers and function tests of auto belays and all elements
    • Coordinate regular lift maintenance and inspections
    • Complete or Coordinate wall maintenance or repairs
  • Complete daily, weekly, monthly and annual inspections, as required
  • Monitor all cables, pulleys, fluid levels, moving parts and instruments within the gyms

 

Daily Operations may include, but are not limited to

  • Maintenance and cleaning
  • Document and follow-up with mechanical issues
    • Contacting suppliers and reps
    • Research and propose new technology
    • Communicate Maintenance issues to Director of Facilities and Owner in a timely manner
  • Work is often self-guided. Tasks and scheduling will be provided when required.

Prior work experience and training in the following areas is considered a strong asset:

  • Hydraulics
  • Pneumatics
  • Electrical
  • Work at Height
  • Climbing

Must be able to lift 50 pounds, move and work in small spaces, climb in front of and behind walls and work without direct supervision.

Training and coaching will be provided by the Calgary Climbing Centre where necessary

Please apply to chris@calgaryclimbing.com with a cover letter and resume of relevant experience.

Chinook, Hanger, Rocky Mountain, SoCal Bouldering, Stronghold
Front Line - Service Desk

Working at the CCC is more than just climbing for free and getting to see all the new routes before everyone else. Our staff are our most active members and the core of our organization; without whom we would not be able to provide such an excellent climbing experience to everyone who walks through our doors.  

With great power comes great responsibility, and we make no jokes about what we expect from our staff members. Prior to applying you should be confident in your ability tconsistently deliver on the following 10 attributes:  

  • Safety 
  • Professionalism 
  • Passion for climbing 
  • Friendly and Approachable 
  • Customer Service Attitude 
  • Punctuality 
  • Smiling 
  • Coachability 
  • Strong work ethic 
  • Going above and beyond 

Our team is fast paced and high energy, we expect all staff to come in with the ability to learn on the go and adapt to changing environments. Staff will be expected to read and write clearly and concisely – so work on that penmanship!  

We have high expectations for customer service: a smile and a warm greeting is the bare minimum when it comes to work behind the Front Desk. Our ideal candidate would be outgoing, friendly and approachable, and able to make novice and experienced climbers alike feel welcome in our facility. The ability to talk to new people comes in handy, as a face behind the desk people will come to you often for beta and feedback.  

All CCC staff should feel pride in their workspace and facility and play a large role in keeping the area clean and tidy for all who share the space to enjoy.  

With our high expectations, we feel our team deserves to be rewarded for their commitment and hard work. CCC staff are eligible for many perksincluding:  

  • Unlimited access to all CCC Facilities 
  • Plus one membership for your best climbing buddy to climb for free with you 
  • Flexible schedule (including priority for time off for climbing trips) 
  • Discounts on all gear from our Approach Shop 
  • Pro Deals from our retailers 
  • Access to free or discounted climbing programs (including outdoor courses) 

Hanger@calgaryclimbing.com

rockymountain@calgaryclimbing.com

Chinook@calgaryclimbing.com

Stronghold@calgaryclimbing.com

Chinook, Hanger, Rocky Mountain, Stronghold
Approach Café

We are Seeking Experienced Food Preparation Team Members

Location

  • Rocky Mountain or SoCal Bouldering, please specify preference

Who are we looking for?

  • We are searching for people to join our café team with a passion for working with food, previous preparation or kitchen experience and a keen interest in climbing.

Hours, Pay and Perks

  • This is a part time position offering 8-16 hours per week
  • $16-$19 per hour dependent upon experience.
  • Flexible hours with morning, afternoon, and evening shift structure
  • Access to all CCC Facilities
  • Discounts on all gear from our Approach Shop
  • Pro Deals from our retailers

Roles and responsibilities

  • Responsible for cooking, baking and preparation of all food items stocked in the café.
  • Restocking and merchandising as required.
  • Independently working towards targets to fulfill stock requirements.
  • Recording stock levels and orders on an as needed basis.
  • Ensure food safety compliance and maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Monitor standards in all areas of the facility, including but not limited to, recording temperatures, assessing cleanliness, and optimizing storage solutions.

Qualification requirements

  • Basic food handling and preparation skills
  • Previous experience in a food preparation and service environment considered an asset
  • Knowledge of food safety standards and Food Handler Certificate preferred.
  • Attention to detail, and ability to work independently.
  • Pro-Serve required.

Please send resume directly to: david@calgaryclimbing.com

Rocky Mountain
Magic Lab - Wall Builder

Magic Lab (a sister company of the CCC) is hiring full time laborers to start immediately!

Magic Lab has been proudly making climbing walls for over 25 years. Our experience with commercial walls is unprecedented in Western Canada.

We are looking for skillful and enthusiastic workers for the fabrication and installation function, Main duties include but not limited to, in shop wall panel production, onsite project construction and install.

Previous experience and knowledge using tools, operating CNC machines and woodworking is considered an asset but is not required. Other advantages include indoor/outdoor climbing experience.

Must be fit and capable of lifting up to 50lbs.

Wage: $17.00 – $22.00

Hours: Monday – Friday 7:00am – 3:00pm

Job Type: Full time

To Apply: Please email resume to lucy@calgaryclimbing.com

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Binary Holds - Shop Assistant

Description:

Binary Holds is a sister company of the CCC. Binary is currently in a transitional period as a company. We are transitioning from one climbing hold making medium to another, expanding our workforce, as well as moving into a new shop space. We are looking for someone who can help us make these transitions and continue into the company’s new endeavors.

Expectations/Ideals:

Lift up to 50 lbs

Ability to work independently and with a team

Roles and Responsibilities:

Short term (may include but are not limited to):

Helping to finish existing climbing hold orders

Decommissioning of old shop space

Movement of materials and equipment to new shop

Setting up of new shop space

 

Long term (may include but are not limited to):

Production assistant

Handling order logistics

Customer care

Organization and management of new operations

Benefits:

Gym membership

Health coverage

Cool community

Wage:

$18 – $20/hour depending on experience

Job Type: Full time

To Apply: Please email resume to lucy@calgaryclimbing.com

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