Retail Sales Associate - Hoigaards - Full & Part Time - Winter Seasonal

Vail Resorts | St. Louis Park, MN, United States

Posted Date 1/24/2020
Description

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

Sales Associates are responsible for generating sales by establishing professional and personalized rapport with customers and delivering world-class guest service.

Job Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Serves customers by establishing rapport, building customer confidence, providing accurate information, and promoting product through point of successful sale
  • Establish professional, yet personalized rapport with customer upon contact; by phone or in person
  • Answer all questions, providing detailed information, and establishing trust with the customer to close of sale
  • Describing and promoting product in line with customer's express needs as well as promoting purchase of related products
  • Stocks shelves, counters, or tables with merchandise
  • Promote extended warranty/maintenance agreements, parts and accessories purchase

Qualifications:

  • Previous retail sales experience - strongly preferred
  • Maintain a working knowledge of products and trends within the industry
  • Previous snow sport industry experience - strongly preferred
  • Strong understanding on snowboard industry
  • Ability to communicate fluently with co-workers and guests in accurate spoken and written English - required
  • Commitment to exceptional customer service
  • Basic computer skills - required
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule; including nights, holidays and weekends - required

Benefits include:

  • Free Ski passes for employees and dependents
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family
  • Free ski lessons
  • Discounted lodging, food, gear and mountain shuttles
  • Discounted bike haul & golf
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans (full-time positions)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Excellent training and professional development

A long standing tradition of merchandise and service excellence has kept Hoigaard┬╣s a leader in the outdoor equipment and apparel industry since 1895. The staff at Hoigaard's has always been the key to success. They love the outdoors like you do. Their outdoor experience is a resource for our customers unmatched by any other Twin Cities outdoor retailer. Whether you ski, snowboard, camp, paddle, hike, bike or in-line skate, Hoigaard's is the choice for performance gear and clothing.

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 196709

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