Absolute Outdoors – The Grampians Peaks Walking Company

Retail Supervisor Level 3 + Traineeship Cert 3 Tourism

Job Description

Retail Supervisor Level 3 + Traineeship Cert 3 TourismĀ 

Reports to: Retail Operations Manager – Mitch Smith

Hours: Permanent Part Time 25.5hrs per week $24.71 per hour ($30.89 with 25% weekend loading) (Approx $735.12 weekly (including weekend work), $38,226 yearly + benefits)

Possibility to increase workload

Immediate start

Do you love the outdoors and outdoor gear? Are you looking to upskill while sharing your love for the outdoors and adventuring? Want to join an award-winning team and get paid to study? Absolute Outdoors and Grampians Peaks Walking Company (AO/GPWC) are looking for a trainee to join our growing team.

This role will allow you to complete a fully sponsored Certificate 3 in Tourism while working as a retail assistant in our Halls Gap stores. The successful candidate will be working directly under our Retail Operations Manager in both our Absolute Outdoors and Grampians Peaks Walking Company retail spaces.

Within this role, the candidate will receive extensive training in all aspects of the retail environment (which includes Post Office duties), product knowledge of our adventure and expedition products as well as completing a Certificate 3 in Tourism from South West TAFE. The successful candidate will be required to cover weekend shifts in our shops and be responsible for product sales, providing adventure activity information and bookings, providing Grampians Peaks Trail information and bookings and general enquiries about the local area.

The successful candidate is expected to be able to work independently and manage their own time whilst on shifts. Prior outdoor retail experience is beneficial but not necessary. It would benefit if the candidate has a love of outdoor adventure and helping people find the best gear for their adventures.

What we provide

  • Extensive training in retail operations and product knowledge
  • Full sponsorship to study a Certificate 3 in Tourism from South West TAFE
  • Discounts on Adventure activities and hiking products
  • Access to a generous staff discount and Pro Deals.

Expected tasks

  • Flexible 25.5 hr per week part-time.
  • Weekends expected.
  • Options to increase workload when available
  • Post office operations training to cover emergency shifts
  • Shop/hub weekends
  • Knowledge of all products over AO/GPWC
  • Stock processing and control

Skills Required

  • POS operations experience
  • Eftpos operations
  • Cash handling
  • Retail experience
  • Ability to work independently
  • Outdoor retail experience is a benefit but not necessary
  • Love for the outdoors, adventure and gear

Please email CV and cover letter to [email protected]

Job Summary

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Halls Gap Location
Part Time Job Type

Employer

Absolute Outdoors - The Grampians Peaks Walking Company

Contacts

105 Grampians Road, Halls Gap, VIC 3381 Email: [email protected]