Outdoor Equipment Retail- Sales and Installation
Posted by ReRack on 04/07/2022
Industry Sector: Action, Bike, Fishing, Lifestyle, Outdoor, Snow, WaterSports
Job Categories: Retail - Bike Mechanic - Ski Technician, Retail - Sales
Company Type: HardGoods/Equipment, Retailer, Retail, TravelandTourism
Country: United States
Required Experience: 0 - 1 year
Job Type: Hourly
Salary: $18+ /hr
Required to Relocate: No
Required to Travel: No
Employee May Telecommute: No
Job Seeker Must Live Within: 25 miles
Job Description & Requirements
Both full and part time positions available
ReRack is looking for adventure seekers and outdoor lovers. We are cyclists, kayakers, auto enthusiasts, campers, road-trippers, comic book lovers, and goof balls. We are good at finding answers that get our customers back outside and having fun. We enjoy what we do and look forward to sharing that joy with you.
The Sales and Installation position is part customer service and technician. Employees will use technical knowledge and customer needs to provide recommendations for Yakima, Thule and other rack systems. Ideal candidates are those comfortable in low-pressure sales, have a mind-set on environmental stewardship, and enjoy the great outdoors. Kayaking and biking enthusiasts strongly encouraged. Previous knowledge and experience with Yakima and Thule products is of great value, though not required. Training is provided as part of the position - NO PRIOR EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!
All positions are located at the new ReRack retail shop in Renton, WA.
In order to bring the best possible experience to our customers we require the following:
-Excellent work ethic
-Must be 18 years of age or older
-Able to lift at least 50 lbs
-Able to stand for at least 8 hours
The successful candidate must be able to deliver a positive attitude without exception at all times, have good listening skills and common-sense decision making skills that consistently exceed our customer's expectations. This candidate must be an effective team member who works well with others, is able to multi-task and deliver excellent customer service.
As this position involves assembly and installation of vehicle racks, any sort of mechanical experience (working on vehicles, bikes, etc) or rack experience, professional or personal, is preferred.
-Listening to customers' needs and making product recommendations
-Installing racks on customers' vehicles
-Stocking back room and retail floor
-Operating a Point of Sale terminal
-Opening and closing store
-10am - 6pm daily
-Part time (2-3 days per week) or Full time (4 days/week)
-Weekend availability is required
Please note that our compensation program is base pay plus incentives. Fully trained staff make roughly $22/hr on average.
-Base pay starting at $15 per-hour with no experience
-Tips and incentives average of $6-$8 per-hour
-Base rate increases available following probationary period
-Health, Dental, & Vision Insurance offered after 90 days
ReRack is a one-of-a-kind rack shop, specializing in upcycling, reusing and repurposing automotive racks. It is our goal to support our customers in enjoying outdoor activities while keeping environmental impacts to a minimum.
ReRack offers a full range of current Yakima and Thule products as well as re-used & refurbished rack systems and accessories.
We are cyclists, kayakers, auto enthusiasts, campers, road-trippers, comic book lovers, and goof balls. We are good at finding answers that get our customers back outside and having fun. We enjoy what we do and look forward to sharing that joy with you.
Retail stores in Portland, OR & Renton, WA.