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Please see our job listings below. If no positions are listed as available you can still send in your resume to and we will save it for future job openings. Climbing experience required. Please include a climbing resume.

Available Positions

Front Desk Staff

Stone Gardens is hiring Part-Time Front Desk Staff. Candidates should have considerable climbing experience, be friendly and outgoing with good communication skills and enjoy working in a fast paced customer oriented environment.

  • Responsibilities include: Member check-in, membership sales, safety monitoring, retail sales, data entry, belay testing, cleaning duties, phone reception and belaying.
  • The candidate should be able to lift 30 lbs, work on an uneven floor surface and work at height.
  • Must be willing to work evenings and weekends.
  • Must be proficient in top rope belaying, lead climbing and lead belaying and be able to pass Stone Gardens Top Rope and Lead Climbing belay tests. 

Interested parties should submit a cover letter, functional résumé and a climbing résumé to the Manager or email information to


Stone Gardens is now hiring Part-Time Route Setters in Seattle. Full Time work is potentially available when combined with Front Desk and Instruction shifts. Candidates should have considerable bouldering and lead climbing experience and a desire to set high quality routes.

  • Responsibilities include: stripping routes, setting routes, cleaning holds, and performing maintenance on routes. 
  • Shifts are Tuesday through Friday from 8am to 3:30pm, minimum of 2 shifts per week. 
  • The candidate should be able to lift 50 lbs, work on an uneven floor surface and work at height on both ladders and ropes.
  • Candidates must be able to top rope belay, lead climb and lead belay.
  • Preference given to those who meet the following: Ability to climb 5.12 and V6 or higher. One year or more of commercial route setting experience preferred.

How to apply
Interested parties should submit a cover letter, functional résumé and a climbing résumé. These should include your climbing experience, including routes you have done, and any route setting experience. Email this information to

Date posted:10/14/19
Location:Stone Gardens Seattle
Level/Salary Range:D.O.E.

What is a Climbing Résumé?

If you have a traditional climbing résumé listing the grades and locations of your best climbs by all means send it our way. If you prefer, you can treat the climbing résumé as more of a narrative. Take a page and describe your climbing experiences and share with us your passion for climbing.