Depot Climbing


We’re one of the leading providers of indoor climbing in the UK and our teams are the superstars that make the magic happen.

From our Centre Managers to our Cafe Chefs, we’re proud to have a wealth of enthusiasm and experience across our 7 centres in the Midlands and North of England.

As well as getting to rock up to work at an indoor climbing wall every day, our perks include generous discounts in our shops, staff promos, free climbing across all centres, access to a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program, and opportunities for training and personal development.

If you fancy joining us check out our vacancies and email [email protected] to apply.

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Roped Route Setter Band 3 - Big Depot Manchester

Are you ready to be part of something BIG? As one of the leading providers of indoor climbing in the UK, our team is the driving force behind the magic that happens in our seven centres across the Midlands and North of England. Now, we’re thrilled to extend our reach and redefine climbing excellence with the opening of BIG Depot Manchester – the UK’s biggest state-of-the-art climbing centre in Wythenshawe, South Manchester.

Route Setter Band 3

Join our team as a Roped Route Setter at BIG Depot Manchester, the UK’s upcoming world-class climbing centre opening in late summer 2024! As one of the leading providers of indoor climbing in the UK, we’re expanding our offerings with a multi-million-pound facility in Wythenshawe, South Manchester. Your creativity and expertise as a Route Setter will play a crucial role in shaping the climbing experience in this state-of-the-art centre.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Enthusiastic climbers with a genuine love for the sport
  • Experience of roped route & boulder setting in a commercial environment
  • Creative flair and interest in the indoor climbing industry
  • Ability to work well in a team and independently
  • Attention to detail and commitment to safety

As a Depot Climbing employee, you can enjoy:

  • Discounts in the shop and the café
  • Staff promotions
  • Free climbing in all our centres
  • Access to a full Employee Assistance Program
  • Birthday vouchers
  • Opportunities for personal and career development


For more information on the roles and responsibilities, please see the Job description and Candidate Brief below.

To apply please fill out the application form Application Form – Roped Route Setter Band 3

You will need to upload an up-to-date CV and cover letter with the application.

Applications close 14/04/2023

Job Description – Roped Route Setter Band 3

Please note this date is a reference and we may close the application process before this date depending on the quantity and quality of applications.  

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BIG Depot Manchester Roped Route Setter Apply Here

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