Nicros is currently seeking applicants for the following positions:

  • Handhold Manufacturing
  • AutoCAD Designer – Assistant Sales/Project Coordinator
  • Graphic Design / Marketing Specialist
  • Traveling Construction

Handhold Manufacturing 

St. Paul, MN
Nicros, Inc. is currently looking for highly motivated individuals interested in the manufacturing of rock climbing handholds. Nicros constructs custom climbing walls and manufactures climbing panels and handholds for the climbing, playground, and school climbing industries.

Job Description:

Employee will participate in multiple facets of the manufacturing process including sculpting and polishing new or replacement parts, creating soft molds of parts, manufacturing fiberglass parts, manufacturing resin parts, manufacturing climbing wall panels, packaging orders, and working in shipping and receiving. Employee must comply with any and all safety requirements. Other duties as assigned.


  • Have constructive and positive approach in dealing with others
  • Ability to work independently and solve problems with resources available
  • Employee must be detail oriented with the ability to repeat processes with accuracy
  • Experience working with chemicals, resins, and/or fiberglass is a plus
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time and lift 75 lbs
  • Be able to work in a chemical environment – employee will spend a lot of time wearing a vapor mask, apron, sleeves, dirty clothes, etc.
  • Must be able to pass drug, background, and physical screening
  • Be available to work 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday


  • Pay level will be determined by level of experience and employee qualifications
  • Employment includes a free membership to a local climbing gym
  • Hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. with a half hour lunch
  • Position is hourly, without benefits

To Apply:
If interested, fax your resume to Brian at 651-778-8080 or email to Brian@nicros.com.

AutoCAD Designer/Assistant Project Coordinator

St. Paul, MN

We are currently seeking an AutoCAD Designer- Asst. Sales/Project Coordinator to oversee new climbing wall project designs and assist in the day to day sales and project coordination of our climbing wall installations.

The ideal candidate must be self motivated, driven, and have solid CAD design experience as well as experience with new commercial construction projects. Selected candidate will be involved in all phases of the project life cycle.  Climbing experience and knowledge of the Outdoor Industry is preferred but not required.


  • Work closely with Sales and Project Management Team to prepare CAD designs and 3D rendering s for climbing wall project proposals, presentations, and construction applications.
  • Assist and participate in pre-construction design meetings and conference calls with clients.
  • Handle incoming phone calls and client questions related to climbing wall sales and construction projects.
  • Assist with various project coordination tasks (i.e. preparing construction shop drawings, cut sheets, sourcing materials, equip. etc.)
  • Recommend changes in products and current processes by evaluating project results and on-site issues.
  • May be required to travel to projects, industry tradeshows, and visit clients periodically (travel less than 10%). 



  • College Degree or Completion of Certificate Program (Preferred)
  • 2 – 5 years of Drafting, Design, Construction Experience
  • Experience in AutoCAD 2007, Sketch Up, Adobe Creative Suite and MS Office Products
  • Dynamic, Motivated, Driven, Professional and Articulate
  • Climbing Experience (Preferred)


Salary will be determined by experience, knowledge of climbing industry and related skills.

To Apply:
Please send your resume to  dewey@nicros.com .  Once reviewed, our team will contact you regarding the next step.   No phone calls please.

Traveling Construction

Nicros Climbing Wall Systems is looking for highly motivated individuals interested in the construction of custom-designed climbing walls.

Job Description:
Employees will participate in all facets of the building process.  Employees will begin with work on the steel framework and work through to the hand-sculpted cement work that gives our walls their realistic look and feel.

Construction experience is required.  Experience with cement work, various forklifts, aerial lifts, and arc (stick) welding is preferred.  Reading and execution of blueprints/shop drawings, welding certification, and climbing background would be a definite plus.  This position will require that employees travel to projects across the country for 4-8 week periods of time.

Wages/ Pay:
Pay level will be determined by level of experience and employee qualifications.  Typical starting pay is $15/hr+ DOQ.  If you enjoy traveling to fascinating places and you’re interested in building exciting and unique climbing walls, please contact us via email.

To Apply:
Please email cover letter and resume to: Dewey Horstman – dewey@nicros.com