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Retail Staff-Outdoor Specialty Retail

 

Posted by Great Outdoor Shop on 02/06/2020


Job Basics

Industry Sector: Action, Fishing, Lifestyle, Outdoor, Snow

Job Categories: Retail - Sales

Company Type: Accessories, Apparel/SoftGoods, Events, HardGoods/Equipment, Recreation, Retailer, Service, Retail, TravelandTourism

State: WY

City: Pinedale

Country: United States

Required Experience:


Contact Name: Laura Hattan

Business Phone: 307-367-2440

Job Type: Full Time

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Required to Travel:

Employee May Telecommute: No

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Job Description & Requirements

The Great Outdoor Shop in Pinedale, Wyoming is seeking fun, motivated folks to join our crew for the upcoming summer season. 

We have been inspiring adventurers everywhere since 1976-pick your passion and follow it West.

The right candidate(s) are experienced in the area(s) of fly fishing, backpacking, climbing, etc. and will be able to enthusiastically and effectively assist customers in an upbeat, friendly retail setting. Applicants with specialty outdoor retail sales experience and knowledge of outdoor products will be primarily considered.

Some employees at the Great Outdoor Shop are eligible for free housing. Our flexible schedule accommodates 3-day weekends for each employee, providing ample time to explore our backyard mountain range. Applicants who are self-motivated adventurers, and who are dedicated to exploring the area on their days off will be considered over others.

To keep you inspired, The Winds alone claim 19 of Wyoming's 20 highest peaks, with Gannett Peak topping the list at 13,804 feet above sea level. There are more than 400,000 acres of Federally-designated Wilderness, over 180 active glaciers (including the largest glacier in the American Rockies), and over 3,000 alpine lakes accessible by 9 different trailheads within close proximity to town. Pinedale is Wyoming's first Gateway Community to the Continental Divide Trail. Each summer we host the Wind River Mountain Festival, and the Surly Pika Adventure Race. Each winter, we host The Drift, a winter race series, which includes the highest elevation winter ultramarathon in the United States.

Check out some photos below, or browse our galleries to see the Winds from our perspective, or check out our blog for some great employee trip reports.


About Great Outdoor Shop

We have been inspiring adventurers everywhere since 1976. 

The Great Outdoor Shop is located in Pinedale, at the heart of Wyoming's largest mountain range, the Wind River Range. The Winds claim 19 of Wyoming's 20 highest peaks, with Gannett Peak topping the list at 13, 804'. There are more than 400,000 acres of Federally-designated Wilderness, over 180 active glaciers (including the largest glacier in the American Rockies), and over 3,000 alpine lakes accessible by 9 different trailheads within close proximity to town. Pinedale is Wyoming's first Continental Divide Trail Gateway Community. Each summer we host the Wind River Mountain Festival and the Surly Pika Adventure Race. Each winter, we host The Drift, a winter race series, which includes the highest elevation winter ultramarathon in the US.

The Great Outdoor Shop caters to backpackers, anglers, climbers, skiers and snowboarders. Our sister store, Two Rivers Fishing Company is exclusive to fly-fishing and guided trips.