Climbing Wall Staff

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Climbing Wall Staff
Department Recreation
Position Number 964000
Requisition Number 060467
Position Type Student Assistant
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
Time-limited through
Hourly Rate 8.25
Job Summary/Responsibilities

Following all policies and procedures outlined in The Climbing Wall Staff Handbook. Opening and closing the wall as required according to their assigned shifts. Checking in each and every climber arriving at the wall. Ensuring that all climbers at the wall have a completed waiver on file. Monitoring the activities of all climbers at the wall and watching specifically for risk management. Ensuring that all issues and all wall policies and procedures are followed. Implicit in this responsibility is the expectation that Climbing Wall Staff will not climb while working at the wall, unless teaching/training or promoting The Climbing Wall. Conducting belay tests as needed. Spotting and belaying any and all un-certified students. Scanning any back‐logged waivers or belay test check-lists. Attending all scheduled meeting and trainings. Completing any assigned maintenance tasks. Reporting any incidents, issues or concerns to the Climbing Wall Supervisor promptly. Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

CPR/AED and First Aid Certification required (can be obtained once hired).
Must have an interest in Wall Climbing and a desire to learn.
Availability during opening, weekday nights/weekend shifts.
Have a positive attitude and desire to assist customer.
Have a genuine interest in recreation, fitness and campus involvement.

Preferred Qualifications

Climbing Wall experience is preferred.

Statement(s) of Understanding
Statement(s) of Understanding Definition

The University of North Florida (UNF) is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. The University of North Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not commit or permit discrimination or harassment on the basis of genetic information, race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, or veteran status in any educational, employment, social, recreational program or activity that it offers. In addition, UNF will not commit or permit retaliation against an individual who complains of discrimination or harassment or an individual who cooperates in an investigation of an alleged violation of University Regulation.


UNF is a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution. This designation celebrates the University’s collaboration with community partners from the local to the global level. It reflects UNF’s mission to contribute to the public good and prepare educated, engaged citizens.

Posting Detail Information

Anticipated Start Date 01/01/2018
Job Posting Date 01/02/2018
Application Review Date
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Point of Contact Information Donna Carlson 904-620-2899
Hiring Official Ashton Lewandowski 904-620-5144
Location if not Jacksonville
Special Instructions

Applicants must complete an online application at in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Ashton Lewandowski at (904) 620-5144, or via e-mail at


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