Montrose Recreation District
  • 17-Jan-2022 to Until Filled (MST)
  • Fitness & Wellness
  • Montrose, CO, USA
  • 70/30
  • Commission Only
  • Part-Time Employee

Montrose Recreation Center Membership after probationary period


Parkour Instructor/Coach

(Effective Date: 1/17/2022)

General Statement of Duties:

This position is responsible for helping develop and lead youth and adult parkour programs utilizing MRD's Integrated Obstacles parkour equipment.

Supervision Received: This position will report to the Fitness Leader.

Supervision Exercised: This position has no supervision responsibilities.

Essential Duties: The following are examples of primary duties assigned to this position. Other related duties may be assigned.

  • Collaborate with the Fitness Leader develop parkour classes and programs for youth and adults
  • Lead beginner through advanced level parkour classes for all ages
  • Create age and experience level appropriate classes
  • Act as a positive role model and model behaviors consistent with MRD's mission
  • Communicate effectively with the Facility Manager, Fitness Leader, and Field House Leader
  • Communicate equipment setup needs and layouts so equipment can be put in place for classes and programs


Experience & Knowledge:

  • Background in parkour or free-running and previous coaching experience
  • Experience safely managing a group through various activities including vaulting, running and jumping, landing, swinging, wall runs, and obstacles
  • Enthusiasm for helping people learn
  • Effectively communicates verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with little supervision
  • Exhibits initiative, responsibility, and accountability
  • Successful working in an independent and team environment
  • Ability to develop strong relationships with diverse groups of people
  • Has the ability to implement ideas

Education or Training:

License and Certification:

  • Current First Aid/CPR/AED certification from an organization requiring a hands-on in-person skills demonstration (can be obtained through MRD upon offer of employment)

Physical Conditions:

  • Physical Capabilities: bend, twist, push, pull, stand, jump, vault, run, hang, swing, lift 50lbs regularly and repeatedly, and occasionally lift over 50lbs
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