Meet Our Team

Join Our Team

General Desk Staff

Accepting Applications Starting 10/2/2020 – Open Until 10/19/2020

Since 1988, the mission of Portland Rock Gym is to teach and train rock climbing indoors, as well as celebrate and preserve our local cliffs and boulders outside. 

The staff at the Portland Rock Gym strive to meet this goal through helping to foster an inclusive and diverse community of kind and supportive climbers, through providing excellent customer service, professional instruction, and maintaining an exceptional facility.

Having a great business starts with having a great staff. That is where you come in! We are looking for dedicated, knowledgeable and fun people to work with our members and guests.

General Duties/Responsibilities

  • Handle cash register sales
  • Answer the phone and field calls appropriately
  • Sell memberships
  • Greet and check members in with a friendly and professional attitude
  • Monitor climbers with a keen eye for unsafe behavior and intervene courteously yet effectively.
  • Belay for various groups and activities
  • Help maintain the cleanliness of the facility

Minimum Requirements

  • At least 6 months customer service or sales experience
  • Minimum 2 years of belay experience


  • Lead belay experience
  • Previous experience working with youth
  • Prior cash register/sales/retail experience

If you fit this description and want to join a fun and dynamic team, please apply by sending your resume and cover letter to Please include the general desk staff position in the subject line. Portland Rock Gym will be accepting applications for this position until October 19th. Please do not call about the position; only those applicants who are selected will be contacted for an interview. Thank you!

General Inquiries

If you would like to become one of our regular or substitute yoga or fitness instructors, please send inquiries to