Job Code: SNSHL03

Climbing Wall Team Leader

Category: Health + Wellness
Location: Salinas Community YMCA

Job Type: Part-Time
Rate: 11.00-12.00


The Salinas Community YMCA has a great opportunity for a part-time Climbing Wall Staff Team Member. This is an ideal first-time job for someone who has availability in the evenings and weekends. The preferred candidate would gain valuable work experience with a local highly impactful community organization such as the YMCA. The preferred candidate selected is responsible for the safety and positive experience of all Y members and guests who seek the opportunity to conquer fears and challenges while climbing our 25-foot wall. The preferred candidate will have a strong customer service skills relating to member engagement and creating rapport with individuals from diverse backgrounds.


• Engaging and positive personality is a must.
• Must be at least 18 years old.
• Basic working knowledge of maintenance and cleaning principles of all climbing equipment (ropes, holds, padded flooring)
• Must be able to model the core values; Caring, Respect, Responsibility, and Honesty
• Current First Aid and CPR/AED certifications preferred or required within 90 days of hire date or position acceptance.
• Ability to work well within a “Team” environment and driven to complete tasks as a team.
• Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills.
• Ability to be professional, alert, courteous, and diplomatic.
• Must be coachable and willing to learn new skills


• Provide safety orientations to all first-time climbers to ensure a positive experience
• Ensure safety of all Y members & guests while climbing the wall
• Present for all scheduled shifts
• Work at all times as a team member, with safety as the main focus at all times
• Report any damage to supervisor/team lead immediately
• Maintain a clean and safe environment for all Y staff, and members.
• Effectively communication (face to face, phone, email) with supervisor when necessary


Email your resume or completed application to Joe Gonzales at You may also drop off an application in person at the Salinas Community YMCA Family Center, 117 Clay Street in Salinas.