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Are you outdoorsy? Do you have great customer service skills? We are hiring! We’re pretty cool people to work with! We are always accepting resumes for all departments. Please use the form below to apply.

Trailhead Paddle Shack is Canada’s premiere outdoor gear, and paddle sports specialty store located in Ottawa. We are a growing team of knowledgeable outdoor enthusiasts providing Ottawa, with friendly customer service and a high level of expertise.

Current Postings:

Description:

We require an experienced, knowledgeable, motivated and career-minded Assistant Store Manager to help manage and inspire staff to achieve store goals. The Assistant Store Manager must work with the Store Management to develop action plans to drive top line sales. As a member of the store management team, the Assistant Store Manager must effectively monitor store operations, motivate staff, work with department heads ensuring consistency and compliance with company policies and procedures. Trailhead offers a competitive salary package, an incredible work environment and career advancement opportunities.

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of supervisory or management experience in retail required
  • Experience working in a retail environment: able to develop strategic plans to generate sales
  • Knowledge of paddling sports and outdoor gear and equipment is preferred
  • Efficient and effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Extremely reliable and able to multitask successfully
  • Understand the importance of superior customer service and exceeding customer’s expectations
  • Results driven and excellent product and market knowledge in outdoor sector
  • Demonstrated leadership ability: able to motivate and inspire others to work towards achieving objectives and able to delegate tasks to team members.
  • Proficient in Mac computer skills, familiarity with point of sale systems, excellent Microsoft Excel abilities
  • First aid training and health and safety knowledge is preferred
  • Bilingualism (English/French) is considered an asset

Qualified applicants should apply using the form below and attach a resume and cover letter.
Only those candidates who meet the minimum requirements will be contacted.

Description:

We require an out-going, fast-learning, and enthusiastic Sales Associate to provide a high level of service our customers have come to expect. The Sales Associate should strive to make each customer’s shopping experience exceptional, through knowledgeable/friendly assistance and great teamwork.

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in a retail environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work well in a team
  • Outdoor lifestyle and knowledge of paddle sports/skiing/snowshoeing is preferred
  • Bilingualism (English/French) is considered an asset

Trailhead offers competitive salary packages, an incredible work environment and career advancement opportunities. If you enjoy hiking, paddling, climbing, skiing, camping, travelling, exploring, are a lover of the outdoors and are always willing to learn, then this is the adventure for you.
Qualified applicants should apply using the form below and attach a resume and cover letter.
Only those candidates who meet the minimum requirements will be contacted.

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