Climbing Wall Coordinator with Westside Recreation Centre

Position Title

Climbing Wall Coordinator 

Who is Westside

Westside Recreation Centre is a world-class facility based on a lifestyle and wellness concept. Since 2000, we have been providing families with a fun, healthy and affordable environment with world class activities, including a hockey and skating facility, fitness centre, gymnasium and an aquatic park. 

Benefits of Being at Westside

  • Competitive wages & benefits - Close proximity to west LRT lines
  • Use of Recreation Facility - Scholarship Opportunities

Position Description

This evening/weekend full time hands-on supervisory position is responsible for all aspects of development and implementation of the climbing wall. Responsibilities include: 

  • Supervise and oversee all climbing activities in the climbing wall
  • Climbing program development
  • Staff scheduling and supervision
  • Assist in the recruitment, hiring and training of qualified staff
  • Coordinating private/semi-private climbing lessons
  • Booking group climbing events
  • Provide new guests and members with Climbing Wall Orientation
  • Provide belay tests to those participants with previous climbing experience
  • Provide excellent customer service and climbing wall information to our customers
  • Assist with belaying during birthday parties and rentals
  • Liaise with Children’s Programs and Services to orchestrate proper staffing levels in special events and birthday parties 

Work Term

  • Full Time, year round position
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Evening and weekend shifts required

Qualifications/Skills Required

  • Level 1 ACMG Certification
  • Current Standard First Aid/CPR/AED certification
  • Minimum of 3 (three) years indoor or outdoor climbing and programming experience
  • Minimum of 1 (one) year previous supervisory experience would be an asset
  • Excellent organizational skills

A place to play….and work! 

Westside Recreation Centre
2000–69 Street SW, Calgary, Alberta

CLOSING DATE: July 2, 2018 

*Interviews will commence prior to closing date* 


We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted. Westside Regional Recreation Society believes in equal opportunities and is a non-smoking environment. All positions have a screening process that includes interviews, references, security, and employment history checks. 

Becca Gould