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Part-Time Labourer with potential for Full-Time Sales
Work in the Outdoor Industry at a beautiful waterfront location
We’re looking for an individual who will help maintain the property by performing a variety of tasks. Join an outstanding group of individuals who want to share their love for the outdoors.
Frontenac Outfitters has been a leader in the outdoor industry for over 35 years. Our goal is to deliver a superior level of customer service, paddling expertise and an exhilarating experience. At Frontenac Outfitters, we help our customers experience freedom from the everyday. Freedom comes from getting on the water and just paddling. Paddling is an attainable adventure. Anyone can do it.
We are looking for a part-time labourer. The position will open up the opportunity for a full-time sales position in the spring. Past retail experience is excellent but not necessary. You must have the ability to stand and walk for extended periods and lift up to 23kg (51bs). You must be ok with using machinery and power tools.
Expectations of the position are (but are not limited to):
- Maintain the property to be in a presentable manner. Some of these tasks include:
- Clearing leaves from the property
- Keeping walking paths cleared of ice and snow
- Loading up garbage to be hauled away
- Processing firewood using a log splitter
Opportunities to learn about the sales process and potentially move into a full-time sales position. This can be achieved by:
- Continuing to learn about the company and the outdoor industry.
- Understanding our expectations of providing the customer with an exceptional experience.
- Maintaining the presentation of the shop, products, signage, and displays.
- Demonstrating that you can sustain a positive attitude and focus on customer satisfaction in a fast-paced environment.
What we Provide:
A fun outdoor working environment that focuses on equipping customers with dependable gear and the best experience, training, and product knowledge. Opportunities to grow your outdoor skills and be a part of a growing business making waves in the padding and outdoor community.
Frontenac Outfitters is on the edge of Frontenac Provincial Park, which is 40 minutes north of Kingston, just outside the village of Sydenham. Our property backs onto Pearkes Lake, where we provide customers with the opportunity to test paddle, take certified paddling courses, SUP Yoga and other workshops on our large, wooded property.
Our location is also a short drive from thousands of lakes with excellent paddling, fishing, camping, hiking, and exploring.
Why Should You Apply?
Work in a fantastic industry focused on play and adventure and be a part of an amazing team in a growing business with awesome leadership. Gain opportunities for full-time employment and work in a beautiful environment!