Gift Shop Sales Associate - Rocky Mountains Summer Experience

Jasper, AB

MOVE TO THE INCREDIBLE ROCKIES THIS SUMMER!

Everyone has the Canadian Rockies on their bucket list! This is your chance to move to Jasper National Park this summer where you will learn, earn, explore amazing places with awesome new friends and save money for your next adventure in the fall!

We are a semi-remote Mountain Lodge located 53km south of downtown Jasper. It’s a very unique experience in that all 45 of our staff live on property in inexpensive staff housing. There is an unparalleled sense of family.

The lodge features both cabin and lodge style accommodations catering to mid - upper end clientele. We have won consumer rating awards from both TripAdvisor and Booking.com. We are ranked #4 on TripAdvisor for Jasper, have a rating of 8 on Booking.com, 4.2 on Google reviews, and 4.4 as an employer on Indeed. The restaurant has won TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence for many years :)

We are open from May to October, so it's the perfect time to explore the Rockies, learn new skills, bank some money and be ready for fall. 

We are looking for a result-driven retail Sales Associate to be responsible for all sales job duties, from generating leads to closing sales.

What is a sales associate – What does he/she do?

Sales Associate duties and responsibilities include working closely with customers to determine their needs, answer their questions about our products and recommend the right solutions. You should also be able to promptly resolve customer complaints and ensure maximum client satisfaction. To be successful as a Sales associate, you should stay up-to-date with product features and maintain our store’s visual appearance in high standards.

Ultimately, the duties of a sales associate are to achieve excellent customer service, while consistently meeting the store’s sales goals and work well in a team.

 

Responsibilities

  • Ensure high levels of customer satisfaction through excellent sales service 
  • Assess customer needs and provide assistance and information on product features 
  • Welcome customers to the store and answer their queries 
  • Follow and achieve department’s sales goals on a monthly, quarterly and yearly basis 
  • “Go the extra mile” to drive sales 
  • Maintain in-stock and presentable condition assigned areas 
  • Actively seek out customers in store 
  • Remain knowledgeable on products offered and discuss available options 
  • Process POS (point of sale) purchases 
  • Cross sell products 
  • Handle returns of merchandise 
  • Team up with co-workers to ensure proper customer service 
  • Build productive trust relationships with customers 
  • Comply with inventory control procedures 
  • Suggest ways to improve sales (e.g. planning marketing activities, changing the store’s design) 

 

Requirements

Sales Associate skills

  • Proven work experience as a Retail Sales associate, or similar role 
  • Basic understanding of sales principles and customer service practices 
  • Proficiency in English, Basic Math skills 
  • Track record of over-achieving sales quota 
  • Hands-on experience with POS transactions 
  • Familiarity with inventory procedures 
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills 
  • A friendly and energetic personality with customer service focus 
  • Ability to perform under pressure and address complaints in a timely manner 
  • Availability to work flexible shifts 

 

Apply today and let's get the conversation started!

 

Sunwapta Falls Rocky Mountain Lodge

Sunwapta Falls Rocky Mountain Lodge

Sunwapta is located 53km south of the small mountain town of Jasper. We’re literally in the heart of the National Park, right on one of the most scenic drives in the world, the Icefields Parkway. It’s an ideal setting for those looking to be surrounded by awe inspiring nature with access to amazing natural attractions, hikes and more.

Being semi-remote is part of the magic for those who join our team. Everyone lives right on property so we’re like a big family with unparalleled sense of friendship and camaraderie as you join 40+ others in an incredible summer adventure. To help you on your journey we have Destyni, our community builder and Staff Experience Manager. Destyni coordinates daily activities to help you get to know each other outside of work. Activities range widely from team building, to fun activities, to experiencing the Rockies together. She does quite a bit more too (read it here).

We provide very inexpensive accommodation at under $150/m which you can read about in our FAQ and Housing Agreement. Once you’re hired, we’ve made it easy for you to simply pack your clothes and come out.

But first, you need to apply and get fully informed!

 

Get More Info on Working at Sunwapta Falls!

Sunwatpa is ranked #4 of 22 Hotels in Jasper National Park on TripAdvisor, have won the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence many times (both hotel and restaurant), recently received the Booking.com Guest Review Award, have won AHLA and AAA awards and have a 4.4 star rating as an employer on Indeed.

The best place to start is by reading our FAQ and Staff Housing Agreement. These documents provide answers to the most common questions and help you understand our values and goals for our clients and staff. Another great way to get a feel for who we are is to read what customers have said! Check out TripAdvisor, Booking.com and Googleand check Indeed reviews from past staff.

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