Careers

Health Insurance. Paid time off. Retirement plan. Respect.

Eldorado Climbing Walls is made up of its people.

Eldorado Climbing Walls is made up of its people. We are a committed team of professionals who love to work hard, play hard, and strive for the balance that is life well lived. We are big enough to have a wealth of talent, and small enough to know everyone personally. We expect people to work hard and smart, and be rewarded with being part of a great organization producing truly impressive products. Some of our positions are highly artistic and specialized, and some are more conventional. It takes a village and we love to hear from talented, focused people.

To apply: Please submit resume and cover letter with the position for which you are applying in the subject line to careers@eldowalls.com. If your skills match our requirements, you will be contacted by an Eldorado Team Member.

Construction Foreman

The Construction Foreman is the leader and manager of a crew responsible for the complete installation of climbing walls all over the country. Construction Foreman will be hands-on with all the processes utilized in climbing wall construction and must be able to teach these things to new crew members. Crew size can range from 2 to 8, and project duration can range from 1 week to several months. The Construction Foreman will spend the majority of the year traveling in the fast-paced industry. Transportation, lodging and per diem are provided.

Location: Around North America & Louisville, CO

Requirements:

  • 1+ years of experience as a construction superintendent or foreman
  • 4+ years of professional hands-on construction skills
  • Ownership of basic tool belt-type personal tools
  • Steel erection/welding experience and/or shotcrete experience
  • Strong leadership skills, with experience managing a team
  • Commercial job site experience and knowledge of OSHA regulations
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • An eye for craftsmanship with an ability to provide feedback to craftsmen
  • Excellent organizational skills. Ability to manage daily reports, schedules, expense tracking and payroll reporting
  • Ability and desire to lead a traveling and working lifestyle with varying work schedules including weekends
  • Ability to lift 80 lbs and work on your feet for 10-12 hours per day
  • Valid Driver’s license
Key Responsibilities:

Master the specialty skills and processes used and be able to train others in:

  • Welding using the SMAW (stick welding) process
  • Steel erection
  • Wood sheathing and finish carpentry
  • Application of top coatings including rock realistic painting
  • Shotcrete application and rock carving (preferred)
  • Various assembly and general construction skills
  • Operation of jobsite equipment including forklift, scissor lift, boom lift
Project Planning
  • Forward thinking experienced construction professional dedicated to planning ahead, anticipating construction conflicts and resolving issues before they become critical.
  • Review plans, design and key contract terms with Project Manager
  • Review sequence of construction, special details, special material or finishes and terminations to adjacent work or structures
  • Work with Project Manager to create, maintain and adhere to project schedule
  • Develop or review job packing list with Shop Manager and Project Manager to ensure all necessary materials and tools are delivered to the job site
  • Participate in communication with client or general contractor to review schedule, safety planning, and job requirements
Project Installation
  • Coordinate and manage schedule with Project Manager to meet budget and timeline.
  • Maintain daily communication with Project Manager on project status, including submitting daily reports and pictures
  • Manage rental equipment to meet budget
  • Manage materials and deliveries to meet project schedule
  • Create and maintain a safe working environment for all employees
Team Management
  • Conduct daily kickoff meetings and weekly safety meeting
  • Direct all crew activities, providing onsite training as needed
  • Assist in the evaluation and development of crew members
Client and Job Site Relations
  • Act as the primary point of contact with client while onsite. Manage client expectations and requests and communicate with the Project Manager
  • Manage the crew’s interaction and coordination with other trades
Process Improvement
  • Provide recommendations to improve installation process
  • Participate in project debriefs with Project Management. Share knowledge gained from each project to be applied to future installations
Perform other duties as assigned Compensation: Up to $80,000+

General Laborer

Eldorado Climbing Walls’ General Laborers assist the production teams in completing labor involved in creating our climbing walls and DIY products. In addition to shop labor, General Laborers may run errands and perform drop-offs and pickups for the company. Laborers get a broad sense of working in our various production departments, gaining experience before honing in on wood production or steel skills and abilities.

Location: Louisville, CO

Requirements:

  • Previous experience as a laborer is a plus
  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations
  • Strong work ethic
  • Self-motivation
  • Team orientation
  • Ability to lift 50 -100 lbs and stand, squat, or kneel for 8-10 hours at a time
  • Valid driver's license
  • Ability and willingness to drive shop vehicles (pickup truck & trailer, 26’ Box Truck) (No commercial license needed)
Key Responsibilities:
  • Perform various labor tasks to assist in the production process
  • Perform drop-offs and pickups for the company
  • Drive our shop vehicles (pickup truck & trailer, 26’ Box Truck) (No commercial license needed)
  • Help clean and organize the shop and the yard
  • Assist in any other miscellaneous tasks assigned
  • Complete tasks in a timely manner, and always keep busy cleaning and organizing between tasks.
Compensation: $18/hr to start

Packing & Shipping Technician

ECW is looking to add a warehouse crew member who will be responsible for the packing and loading/shipping of projects and products as well as overseeing tool inventory and maintenance, equipment receipt and shipping, and various other tasks to support our installation teams. Ideal candidates will have experience working in a warehouse/manufacturing setting and a propensity for learning the details of specific types of Eldorado Climbing Walls.

This is a full time position at the Louisville, CO office.

Requirements

  • 2+ years of professional warehouse or construction experience
  • Excellent organizational and inventory skills
  • An emphasis on quality control, organization, and cleanliness
  • Ability to quickly learn the structural and mechanical details for the construction of all Eldorado Climbing Walls
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivation and team orientation
  • Ability to lift 75lbs.
  • Ability to work on your feet all day
  • Colorado resident
  • Ability to work around epoxy paint fumes
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation. Good driving record is a must.
  • Experience/ Ability to drive a 26’ box truck
  • Forklift certified
  • Basic computing skills including Microsoft office preferred
  • Represent Eldorado Climbing Walls in a professional manner
  • Diesel mechanic is a plus
Key Responsibilities:

  • Packing of individual installation projects to meet shipping requirements (30%)
  • Tool organization, maintenance, and inventory (25%)
  • Delivery of materials/tools for local projects (20%)
  • Arranging shipping of installation and product orders (10%)
  • Assist with warehouse operations as directed by Production Manager (10 %)
  • Leading: Loading and unloading of trucks at shop (5%)
Compensation: Hourly wage commensurate with experience. Transportation, lodging and per diem are provided during projects.

To apply: Please submit resume and cover letter with the position for which you are applying in the subject line to careers@eldowalls.com


Climbing Wall Steel Fabrication Crew Member

Eldorado Climbing Walls’ Steel Fabrication Crew Members fabricate the steel structure and components for climbing wall projects. Applicants will have a background in construction and a propensity for learning the details of specific types of Eldorado Climbing Walls.

Requirements

  • 3+ years of professional construction experience
  • Welding – capable of MIG welding
  • Ownership of basic tools and tool belt
  • Commercial job site experience and knowledge of OSHA regulations preferred
  • Ability to quickly learn the structural and mechanical details for the construction of all Eldorado Climbing Walls
  • Ability to read blueprints and plans preferred
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently while providing a high quality, aesthetically pleasing finished product
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivation and team orientation
  • Ability to lift 75lbs
  • Ability to work at height Ability to work on your feet all day
  • Colorado residence
  • Valid driver's license
Compensation: Hourly wage commensurate with experience. Transportation, lodging and per diem are provided during projects.

To apply: Please submit resume and cover letter with the position for which you are applying in the subject line to careers@eldowalls.com


Climbing Wall Construction Crew Member

Eldorado Climbing Walls’ Construction Crew Members install custom climbing walls large and small made of a variety of materials in facilities throughout North America. Crew sizes range from 3 to 10 members and projects last from one week to several months. Construction Crew Members must be proficient in many construction processes and techniques including carpentry, welding, plastering, shotcrete, and general construction. Ideal candidates will have a background in construction and a propensity for learning the details of specific types of Eldorado Climbing Walls.

Requirements:

  • 1+ years of professional construction experience
  • 1+ carpentry experience and knowledge of woodworking tools
  • Ownership of basic tools and tool belt
  • Colorado residence
  • Valid driver's license
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently while providing a high quality, aesthetically pleasing finished product
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivation and team orientation
  • Ability to travel and live on the road 8 -10 months/year
  • Ability to lift 75lbs
  • Ability to work at height
  • Ability to work on your feet all day
  • Commercial job site experience and knowledge of OSHA regulations preferred
  • Ability to read blueprints and plans preferred
  • Welding, carpentry and concrete/plaster/shotcrete skills are a plus
Key Responsibilities:
  • Loading and unloading of trucks at job site (5%)
  • Staging of materials and tools at the job site (5%)
  • Installation of custom climbing walls using carpentry, welding, plastering and concrete skills (80%)
  • Creation and maintenance of a clean and safe job site (10%)
  • Represent Eldorado Climbing Walls in a professional manner
Compensation: Hourly wage commensurate with experience. Transportation, lodging and per diem are provided during projects.

Wood Shop Production Crew Member

Eldorado Climbing Walls’ Production Crew Members manufacture custom climbing walls large and small made of a variety of materials. Wood Shop Production Crew Members must be proficient working in a team setting and utilizing construction processes focusing on wood panel production for Panelized walls Systems. Additional skills in welding, carpentry, concrete, shotcrete, and general construction would be ideal. Ideal candidates will have experience working in a warehouse/manufacturing setting and a propensity for learning the details of specific types of Eldorado Climbing Walls. This is a full time position at the Louisville, CO office.

Requirements

  • 2+ years of professional warehouse or construction experience
  • Excellent organizational and inventory skills
  • An emphasis on quality control
  • Ability to quickly learn the structural and mechanical details for the construction of all Eldorado Climbing Walls
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently while providing a high quality, aesthetically pleasing finished product
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivation and team orientation
  • Ability to lift 75lbs.
  • Ability to work on your feet all day
  • Colorado residence
  • Ability to work around epoxy paint fumes
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Welding, carpentry, concrete, and tool maintenance skills are preferred
  • Ability to read blueprints preferred
  • CNC experience is a plus
  • Basic computing skills including Microsoft office preferred
Key Responsibilities
  • Loading and unloading of trucks at shop (5%)
  • Shop organization, maintenance, and inventory (15%)
  • Production of custom climbing walls using: carpentry, painting, and shipping out a final product (40%)
  • Production of DIY climbing slabs, packaging, and prepping for shipping (40%)
  • Represent Eldorado Climbing Walls in a professional manner
Compensation: Hourly wage commensurate with experience.

Climbing Wall Route Setter

Eldorado Climbing Walls’ Route Setters perform route setting and work-at-height services at climbing facilities throughout North America. Route setters must be proficient in setting bouldering and roped climbing routes and comfortable working at height. Ideal candidates will be eager to travel, have prior experience setting in a commercial gym, and the ability to deliver a positive customer service experience to clients.

Requirements

  • 3+ years of professional route setting experience in a commercial gym
  • 2+ years of work-at-height experience
  • Ability to set quality bouldering routes ranging from V0-V8 for a variety of climber experience levels
  • Ability to set quality roped routes ranging from 5.6 to 5.12 for a variety of climber experience levels
  • Ability to travel to various project locations around the lower 48 states and spend up to a week on-site, up to eight times per year
  • Ability to work 10-12 hours per day and weekends
  • Valid driver's license
  • Ability to work quickly, efficiently, and safely
  • Experience working at height with double rope system following climbing wall industry best practices
  • Ability to lift 75lbs
  • Knowledge of climbing gym operations preferred
  • Ownership of basic route setting tools including cordless impact drill and driver
  • Ownership of work-at-height equipment including full body harness, ropes, ascenders, pulleys, is a plus
  • Work-at-height and climbing wall instructor certifications through the Climbing Wall Association preferred
Key Responsibilities
  • Meeting with clients to discuss user demographics and desired outcomes
  • Inventory of holds and bolts and planning the set
  • Setting quality routes for the target user group
  • Communicating status and coordinating sign off with clients
  • Represent Eldorado Climbing Walls in a professional manner
  • Other work-at-height tasks including T-nut replacement and auto belay installation

Compensation: Hourly wage commensurate with experience. Hourly wage commensurate with experience. Transportation, lodging and per diem are provided during projects.

To apply: Please submit resume and cover letter with the position for which you are applying in the subject line to careers@eldowalls.com