Banff Gondola Retail Associate

Banff Jasper Collection by Pursuit - Banff, AB
$16 an hour - Full-time, Temporary


What will be your daily pursuit?:
Helping our guests make memories, whether by suggesting the perfect souvenir choice or giving advice on how to best explore the park!
What perks can you expect?:
Work in a dynamic, culturally diverse team from around the globe
Seasonal work experience in an iconic, unforgettable and inspiring location
Full-time work of 35+ hours weekly across the summer season
Fast-paced and active position - get your step counter ready!
The chance to work in an inclusive culture and make lifelong friends
Opportunities for career growth or future work at other Pursuit locations
Access to one of the world’s most beautiful and iconic national parks
What will you do in this job?:
The Retail Associate role will provide service in the form of product knowledge and general assistance to our clients. This position is expected to uphold our high standards of service, merchandising, and display. We require candidates to work well in a team environment as well as independently. Responsibilities include;
Communicating with the inventory management team about product stock levels
Ensuring service is friendly, courteous, and professional
Operating the point of sale system with accuracy and efficiency
Responsible handling of cash, credit cards, and cash out forms
Keeping the sales floor and storage areas clean and organized
Communicating with co-workers and management
Forwarding observations and comments in a timely fashion
Monitor security in the retail environment
The application of upselling and cross selling techniques to maximize the potential of staff incentives
Collecting feedback forms from customers
Answering the phone
Facilitating efficient inventory management and movement
Upholding the high standard of environmental stewardship expected for all employees
What skills and experience do you need for this job?:
Attention to detail and good communication skills
Cash handling experience
Strong customer service skills
Able to take initiative on restocking, remerchandising, and regular cleaning duties.
To honour our commitment to be “Always Honest” all employees must consent to a criminal record check
What will your work environment be like?:
This fun, summer job runs until October 15, 2021.
Beautiful. You’ll work in iconic, unforgettable and inspiring locations. You’ll see amazing scenery and wildlife. You’ll participate in team events – and fun!
Independent. You’ll spend your days in and around national parks.
Remote. Our home is filled with trees, lakes and blue-bird skies; rather than buildings, freeways and smog. Connect with friends around a bonfire instead of through WiFi
Busy. You need to be prepared for a physical working environment with walking, stair climbing, bending, reaching, lifting (up to 50 pounds with assistance) required
This job description describes this role at a high level, but no document can anticipate every single task, issue or project that could come up. We work as a team and believe that we succeed together – these job duties may change based on the needs of the team and company as a whole.

To handle this job successfully, any person hired must be able to perform responsibilities as described. Pursuit will make any reasonable accommodation to help a person with disabilities perform their job. This job is based in Alberta, Canada. Relocation to the area and the legal ability to work in Canada is required.

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