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An Ottawa institution since 1972, Trailhead Paddle Shack combines a bricks and mortar retail store with an ever expanding online sales presence. We offer the best in outdoor gear from top suppliers as well as our own house designed, custom line of products. Our brand is famous for knowledgeable, friendly customer service and a high level of expertise.

We are always accepting resumes for all departments. Please browse current open positions and use the form below to apply. We offer a safe working environment with priority on taking all possible measures to keep our staff healthy. Trailhead Paddle Shack offers competitive wages, opportunity for advancement, benefits, and a flexible schedule that gives you time to get outside. If you have a love of the outdoors, a drive to succeed, and a talent for customer service, this could be your next adventure.

 

Current Postings:

We are looking for an outgoing and experienced Clothing Department Supervisor and Merchandiser to join our growing team at Trailhead Paddle Shack. Main duties will include managing all clothing merchandising within the department (ensuring new products are brought to the floor, displays are maintained and appropriate promotional signs are displayed) and supporting and directing the clothing staff.

Hours: 38-44 hours per week | Competitive Wage + Benefits Available

Qualifications:
  • 2 years experience in a retail environment.
  • At least 1-year experience in a supervisor position, directing and supporting staff and ensuring the maintenance of a respective department.
  • At least 1-year experience performing merchandising duties.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong work ethic and ability to take initiative to complete designated tasks.

We require an outgoing experienced skier, and enthusiastic Ski Sales Associate to provide a high level of service our customers have come to expect.

As a ski staff, you will be required to size customers for skis, outfit them with boots, poles and ski clothing.

Qualifications:
  • Experience with Alpine Touring or Cross Country Preferred
  • Previous experience in a retail environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work well in a team
  • Bilingualism (English/French) is considered an asset

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 Outdoor Gear & Apparel is preferred
  • Bilingualism (English/French) is considered an asset