Axe Throwing Coaches Wanted
Company: Urban Axes
Posted on: November 23, 2021
Are you sick of serving drinks or working in a coffee shop? Do
you want to throw axes for a living?
Urban Axes is looking for part-time axe throwing coaches to lead
group events at our facility in Baltimore.
If you're interested in an awesome job at Baltimore's coolest
indoor recreation venue, read on...
Indoor competitive axe throwing has become a recreational and
cultural juggernaut in Canada. Think darts but bigger and more
satisfying. Our goals are simple: connect people in a casual social
setting, build a culture around the sport of axe throwing and
inspire a sense of community in a fun and safe environment.
About Urban Axes:
Urban Axes was founded in 2016 by a group of Australian and
American friends who were inspired by the passion and popularity of
axe throwing throughout the neighborhoods of Toronto, where
thousands of people have experienced the thrill of throwing
hatchets at one of the over a dozen facilities there.
Urban Axes Baltimore hosts both league play and group or private
events for people ages 21 and up - including birthdays,
bachelor/bachelorette parties, wedding parties, fun nights out,
corporate team building and similar functions. Events are fully
staffed in a private throwing area, with participants receiving
individual coaching and target practice.
Urban Axes is looking to hire a staff of fun-loving, responsible
coaches - and THERE IS NO EXPERIENCE AT AXE THROWING NECESSARY OR
EXPECTED on the part of applicants!!! If you have any hospitality,
entertaining or teaching experience, and/or your voice carries and
you're outgoing, you are probably a good candidate and will be
taught how to properly throw and train guests at our facility.
The coach's role is to share Urban Axes' passion for axe throwing
by facilitating and ensuring that each and every customer walks
away having had a ridiculously fun, safe and unforgettable
Demands will vary, with the position encompassing all facets of
customer interaction from the moment they arrive until they depart
Specific duties include:
Safety: make certain that all procedures, equipment needs and
safety protocols are met without compromise.
Coaching: train customers in proper throwing techniques so they
learn how to throw well enough to have a positive and memorable
Mastering the sport: ensure the facility, lanes and equipment are
always event-ready and the sessions are flowing smoothly, from
tournament set-up to scoring games and more.
Day-to-Day Operations: support the entire Urban Axes team to get
the job done, including merchandise sales, set-up/clean-up, etc. as
Ambassadorship: be the face of Urban Axes and represent our brand
and passion for the sport of axe throwing in a fun and professional
The ideal candidate:
Is a people person; has excellent communications skills, speaks
clearly and concisely, genuinely likes being around people and has
a good sense of humor.
Is a leader; is confident to take charge in group settings and can
manage group dynamics effectively.
Is enthusiastic; conveys a strong interest in teaching and sharing
this new sport with guests and peers.
Is a team player; excels in a team environment, encourages a sense
of culture, community and inclusiveness for all guests and
Takes initiative; doesn't wait for something to happen or to be
asked to do something; anticipates problems before they occur.
Has some experience working in entertainment, hospitality and/or
recreation management (it's a plus anyway).
Is energetic and reliable! Our most popular time slots occur on
nights and weekends so the availability to work during those times
and being reliable is key!
Urban Axes is an equal opportunity employer and does not
discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
age, disability or any other protected class. This policy applies
to all terms and conditions of employment including recruiting,
hiring, placement, promotion, termination, transfer, leaves of
absence, compensation and training.
Coaches will be paid a living wage of $12 per hour in addition to
tips on qualifying shifts. Coaches also earn Sick and Vacation time
throughout the year.
This is a part-time position.
For more information about our company visit
To apply, please reply to this ad with a copy of your resume and
the reason why you would like to become an axe throwing coach.
Thanks for inquiring!
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