Retail Sales Associate
Austin, TX | Part-time
Austin Canoe & Kayak is seeking a sales associate to assist with day-to-day activities in our Austin store. If you have a passion for the outdoors, and enjoy working in a high energy retail environment this could be the perfect job for you!
This position REQUIRES a person that enjoys people and selling outdoor products. ACK does not promote or encourage aggressive selling but rather informative and helpful coaching coupled with the ability to close a sale without using pushy selling techniques.
The job primarily consists of assisting customers in store and over the phone, as well as handling Internet orders, maintaining inventory, and store upkeep. Learning and performing kayak repair and installs is a frequent task. This is an hourly position with growth potential.
Ideal candidates will meet the following requirements:
-Part-time and Full-time position available
-Must be able to work weekends.** Note: Store Hours are M-F 10 a.m. – 8p.m. SAT-SUN 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
-attention to detail
-customer service skills
-ability to effectively multi-task
-love of the outdoors
-Canoe or kayaking experience preferred
-fishing experience preferred
-excellent organizational skills
-ability to lift 70 lbs. on their own
-handy with tools
If interested in the position, please reply with your resume AND a brief description of your kayaking/outdoor experience.
You may also apply in-person:
9705 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78758