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Careers

 

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 premier 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.

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Current Postings:

 

Clothing Department Supervisor and Merchandiser (Full Time)

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.

 


 

Footwear Associate (Full Time)

We are looking for an outgoing and experienced Footwear Associate to join our growing team at Trailhead Paddle Shack. Main duties will include providing excellent customer service to all footwear clients, ensuring merchandise is appropriately displayed and priced, organizing all footwear overstock and managing all incoming seasonal stock.
 
Hours: 38-44 hours per week | Competitive Wage + Benefits Available
 
Qualifications:
  • At least 1-year experience working with footwear in a retail environment.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong work ethic and ability to take initiative to complete designated tasks
  • Bilingualism (English/French) is considered an asset
 
 

 

Ski Technician (Full Time)

We are looking for an experienced Ski Technician to work in our ski shop full time this season. Duties include tuning alpine touring equipment, setting alpine touring bindings, fitting skis and boots, alongside Nordic Ski waxing, Nordic Binding installs and repairs. 
 
Qualifications:
  • Experience working as a tech in a Ski Shop Required
  • Experience with Alpine/ Alpine Touring and Cross Country Considered a Must
  • 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

 


 

Ski Staff (Full Time)

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