Employment

Interested in working at Ascent Outdoors?

We're always looking for motivated people to join us at the shop. If you're passionate about the outdoors, love gear, value being a part of a great community, and have the desire to work in a retail environment with like minded folks, we'd love to talk to you. Positions posted are current. If there are no positions posted, please check back for future opportunities or send us a resume for future consideration. No phone calls please.

We offer highly competitive pay and employees are eligible to receive health and dental insurance after 90 days of employment. Indicate the specific position you are applying for either in the email subject line, and/or in your cover letter and send to sales@ascentoutdoors.com

OPEN POSITIONS:

Buyer Support Specialist

We are seeking a bright, detail-oriented and organized team player to join our enthusiastic team as a full time Buyer Support Specialist to assist both our outdoor store and our bike shop.

Primary job functions in this role include:

  • Working directly with our warehouse manager and closely with our product buyers to ensure product can be accurately and efficiently received and reflected in our point of sale (POS) system
  • Creating and uploading all product styles in our POS, both for preseason orders and for asap orders so that the orders can be entered into our POS
  • Creating and uploading preseason orders into our POS
  • Assisting in building out and maintaining aspects of our website through product uploads to ensure we have an accurate and complete representation of product we carry in store through our website (excludes copywriting)

To be successful in this role, we are seeking candidates who have:

  • Proven working knowledge of Excel – most of the time in this position will be working in spreadsheets so it’s crucial for the person in this role to know how and when to write functions, run deduplication against data, sort and filter data, use key commands and more
  • An understanding of how to work with different file types, like .CSV files
  • A high attention to detail
  • Dual focus on efficiency and accuracy even when performing repetitive tasks
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Proven organization skills
  • Ability to breakdown work into smaller, logical work items and prioritize those work items then re-evaluate priorities constantly to keep overall projects moving forward
  • Exemplary communication skills, both verbal and written, and a team-oriented attitude
  • Previous outdoor experience preferred but not essential 

We offer a competitive benefits package, including:

  • Competitive wages based on experience
  • Healthcare
  • Vacation pay
  • 3% IRA matching
  • Vertical World climbing gym membership
  • Product discounts
  • A pet-friendly environment

If this sounds like a good fit for you, please send your resume and cover letter to sales@ascentoutdoors.com.

 

Sales Floor Associate - We are looking for full or part time sales associates. Responsibilities will include selling gear, educating customers on products, and spreading stoke. If you're passionate about the back country and love to talk gear, get in touch with us using the form below. Back country experience required, sales experience a plus. Please include a cover letter detailing any experience with climbing, mountaineering, backpacking and skiing.

Bicycle Service - We are looking for an experienced full time bicycle mechanic. We service and sell a dynamic variety of bicycles from hard used commuters to high end mountain bikes. The right candidate will bring an eye for detail, a desire to learn, a commitment to awesome customer service and the stoke! Please send resumes to bikes (at) ascentcycles.com

Bicycle SalesWe are looking for an enthusiastic bicycle sales person. Experience selling bikes and performing minor maintenance is preferred. Knowledge of bikes, the bike industry, and the day to day operation of a retail store is essential. Please send resumes to bikes (at) ascentcycles.com