Careers | Sender One Climbing | Los Angeles & Orange County, CA

Careers

We are looking for energetic, passionate people to join our team!

LAX OPEN POSITIONS

Assistant Head Coach

Sender One Climbing is looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated, proactive Assistant Head Coach to join our team! The ideal candidate is someone who is passionate in what they do and can provide Youth Programs while working closely and collaborating with the Head Coach.

As an Assistant Head Coach, on a typical day you may:

  • Connecting to staff and guests with a big smile and positive energy
  • Discovering new ways to lead, motivate, and inspire your team
  • Providing instruction, encouragement, corrections, and information to climbers
  • Coordinate with all company departments to ensure cross-departmental communication
  • Managing and preventing the inherent risks involved with climbing
  • Leading other Youth Program coaches by example
  • Ensuring the smooth delivery of quality customer service provided to users by youth program coaches
  • Overseeing the execution & development of the Training Team curriculum, coaches & athletes
  • Providing input on development of Comp Team curriculum, coaches & athletes

You are someone who:

  • Passionate about rock climbing and youth in particular.
  • Service-oriented and relationship-building philosophy.
  • Strong moral character and unquestioned integrity.
  • Positive attitude and proven ability to work collaboratively with athletes, coaches, staff, officials, event organizers, sponsors, volunteers, etc.
  • Communication skills that are positive and effective in both interpersonal relationships, in meetings and in making presentations, etc.
  • Ability to inspire, motivate & develop staff and youth climbers
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to function at a high level under stress.
  • Highly organized and comfortable recording and tracking information and data.
  • 2 or more years of climbing experience with a strong understanding of climbing movement and skills
  • Climbing competition experience as coach or competitor
  • Experience working with youth in a teaching/instruction capacity

Your time commitment to the Sender One Team:

  • Hang with the team for approximately 15-24 hours a week
  • Works a minimum of 4 shifts per week as a front line Youth Program staff
  • 4-6 Office Hours/wk
  • Attends all seasonal competitions, normally on weekend days
  • Attends Youth Program Weekly meeting plus any other meetings, such as departmental and supervisory level, as needed.
  • Need a full weekend off? Vacation is recommended periodically for climbing and getting outdoors!

Some perks of being on the Sender One Team:

  • Free membership for you and one other (significant other or family member)
  • Free pair of Evolv climbing shoes per year
  • Discounts and Pro-Deals on retail and climbing/outdoor gear
  • 30% off staff discount in our retail shop
  • Staff only climb nights and events
  • Growth opportunities are available to any staff member that is committed to the team and has a desire to succeed
  • Options for health benefits for Part-time and Full-time employees

SNA OPEN POSITIONS

Front Desk Staff

Sender One is looking for enthusiastic, hard working climbers to join our team. We are looking for Front Desk Staff who want to share their passion for climbing with our guests, making it a welcoming and helpful experience for climbers of all ages.

As a Sender One Front Desk staffer, on a typical day you may:

  • Connect to guests with a big smile and positive energy;
  • Take first time visitors on orientation tours of your Sender One facility;
  • See things from customers’ perspectives and set them up with the offering most suitable for them;
  • Mentor new climbers and staff;
  • Provide instruction, encouragement, corrections, and information to other climbers;
  • Huddle with three to six other front desk staff;
  • Inspire new people to climb;
  • Take on and finish different projects and tasks and learn from them;
  • Manage the inherent risks involved with climbing;
  • Curate experiences and challenges for children and families in Sender City;
  • Monitor and enforce proper use of Sender City elements and equipment;
  • Report any problems or incidents to the on-shift supervisor promptly;
  • Sort, clean, and organize Sender One rental equipment and spaces.

You are someone who:

  • Provides excellent customer service;
  • Solves problems and thinks fast on your feet;
  • Works well in both an individual and a collaborative environment;
  • Develops new and creative solutions;
  • Has a knack for hosting parties;
  • Thinks independently and creatively;
  • Has a passion for working with children;
  • Enjoys facilitating team building events;
  • Functions at a high level in stressful situations;
  • Takes initiative without prompting;
  • Can Lead Climb!

Your time commitment to the Sender One team:

  • Work a minimum of twelve (12) to twenty (20) hours per week;
  • Work at least one weekend day (Sat-Sun) per week;
  • Attend quarterly staff meetings.

Some perks of being on the Sender One team:

  • Free membership for you and one other (significant other or family member);
  • Free pair of climbing shoes annually;
  • Discounts on retail and gear;
  • Staff-only climb nights and events.
Youth Programs Coach

Sender One is passionate about educating children and teenagers about climbing! We are seeking a Youth Programs Coach who can manage and connect with youth of all ages, foster enthusiasm, and guide young people to reach their full potential. A Coach should be an individual who can both inspire the youth climbers and relate easily with their parents. Enthusiasm and passion are a must, as well an infectious desire to discover new heights, and connect with the community of climbers!

As a Youth Programs Coach, on a typical day, you may:

  • Instruct and inspire groups of six to twelve kids, ages 6-17, on techniques in Sender One’s training curriculum;
  • Empathize with and provide excellent service to both parents and their children;
  • Adapt and modify coaching techniques when needed to keep your group engaged or address the needs of a particular athlete;
  • Support, guide, positively reinforce, and encourage all Youth Program participants;
  • Help to improve the Youth Program and its offerings, both recreational and competitive.

This could be a good job for you if you are someone who:

 

  • Has experience working with youth, ages 6-17, professionally, as a coach or in camps;
  • Provides excellent customer service;
  • Solves problems and thinks fast on your feet;
  • Likes working collaboratively;
  • Can inspire, motivate, and develop participants;
  • Has climbed consistently for at least the past 2 years, more experience is preferable.  Your climb both indoors and outdoors regularly and frequently.

Your time commitment to the Sender One team:

  • Work at least one weekend day (Sat-Sun) per week.
  • Work six to eight hours per week; a minimum of eight days per month.  As the number of participants in our program grows, the commitment could increase to twelve or more hours per week.
  • Attend quarterly staff meetings.

Some perks of being on the Sender One team:

  • Free membership for you and one other (significant other or family member);
  • Free pair of climbing shoes annually;
  • Discounts on retail and gear;
  • Staff-only climb nights and events;
  • Opportunities for growth and learning.
Personal Trainer (Independent Contractor)

Sender One Santa Ana is looking for a personal trainer who is interested in renting space in our new fitness area.

If you have a current clientele and would like a nice open space or are a trainer looking to build your clientele