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Outdoor Store Manager


Posted by Peak Sports on 02/21/2023

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Action, Fitness, Outdoor, Snow

Job Categories: Customer Service, Management, Management - Sales, Management - Team, Retail - Management- Staff, Retail - Sales

Company Type: Accessories, Apparel/SoftGoods, HardGoods/Equipment, Service, Retail

State: OR

City: Corvallis

Country: United States

Required Experience:

Job Type: Full Time

Salary: $42,000 - $55,000/yr

Required to Relocate: Yes

Required to Travel: No

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within: 25 miles

Job Description & Requirements

About Us

Peak Sports is an outdoor, bike and consignment store situated in the heart of Oregon's Willamette Valley for over 50 years. Located in downtown Corvallis, we have easy access to backyard trails, destination peaks, ski resorts, wild rivers, and everything in between. We focus on hospitality and creating a welcoming environment for our guests, and a supportive and fulfilling work environment for our team (and our shop dogs). We're looking for a career-minded, collaborative, and passionate leader that values adventure, community, and inclusion. The right individual will have leadership experience, a growth mindset, and a desire to work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment.

Job Objective

The primary responsibilities include managing the outdoor sales team and day-to-day retail operations. Our ideal candidate is excited to help lead a values-driven organization in an active, sustainably-minded community, and interested in career growth. Starting pay rate is largely dependent upon the level of leadership experience, demonstrated proficiency of the selected candidate, and the amount of responsibility taken on.

Job Responsibility

  •       Train, coach, and develop sales staff
  •       Model and promote organizational values
  •       Track, analyze, and report departmental performance metrics
  •       Resolve customer service issues
  •       Assist with rental and service operations
  •       Manage continuing education opportunities for staff
  •       Participate in leadership development and strategic planning
  •       Set and meet departmental and individual goals
  •       Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of products, services, and operations
  •       Collaborate and coordinate with other departments
  •       Maintain a high standard for hospitality and store presentation


  •       Growth mindset
  •       Collaborative and supportive attitude
  •       Retail and/or customer service experience
  •       Familiar with outdoor brands and equipment
  •       Basic computer proficiency and a knowledge of Google Suite
  •       Available to work 40-45 hours per week
  •       Passion for adventure

Nice To Haves

  •       Experience with backpacking, winter sports, and paddling
  •       Intrinsically motivated to provide an awesome experience for guests and team members
  •       Loves dogs


  •       Bicycle and Outdoor industry discounts
  •       Free bike and outdoor rentals
  •       Bike/ski service stipend
  •       Free skills clinics
  •       Work environment that focuses on a healthy lifestyle
  •       Shop dogs
  •       Competitive pay
  •       80 hours paid vacation
  •       40 hours paid sick leave
  •       Group health plan

To apply please send a resume and cover letter to 

About Peak Sports

Peak Sports is a 51-year-old, people-focused outdoor, bike, and used gear shop located in the Pacific Northwest. We’re looking for career-minded, collaborative and passionate individuals to join our leadership team. We believe that working in the outdoor industry should be fun, challenging, and prosperous. We work hard, play hard, and focus on creating the most hospitable experience for our customers by fostering an environment of teamwork and continuous improvement.