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Public Lands - Retail Sales Associates
Charlottesville, VA (USA)
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Company: Public Lands/DICK'S Sporting Goods Contact:
Post Date: 11/24/22 Phone:
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At Public Lands, we exist to celebrate and protect public lands for all. We believe these national treasures are meant to be explored, protected and celebrated so they may live on for generations.  With this in mind, we seek to empower the passionate, to guide the curious and to celebrate the courageous on their journey to thrive outside.  Our mission grounds us in the communities we serve and drives our commitment to inspire and enable a diverse community of people to experience the profound power of the outdoors, either in their backyards or in our nation’s public lands.  We are also committed to our unmatched set of standards for environmental practices.

At the core of our brand is a dedication to provide products and experiences to any explorer in an effort to grow the number of people who love and seek to protect our public lands.  We are driven to meet each explorer where they are in their journey, and to do it with an unapologetic commitment to style, quality and service.  Our retail locations are designed to inspire and fuel a need to get outside.  Our team lives and breathes for their next adventure, no matter how big or small. We are outdoor humans – connected by a common passion, shared experiences and style that is all our own.

A new Public Lands location is opening in the former Field & Stream location in Charlottesville, VA. 

Express your interest in working for Public Lands by applying now!

Full-Time Positions include:

  • Boot Fitter
  • Climbing Wall Specialist

Part-Time Positions include:  

  • Associates – Apparel, Biking, Camping, Climbing, Footwear, Hiking, Skiing 
  • Cashiers and Customer Service Specialists
  • Freight Flow & Operations Associates
  • Temporary positions for Store Setup

Sales Associate Duties:

  • Create a world-class customer experience by providing passionate customer service and selling through customer engagement, specifically (but not limited to) our Apparel Departments
  • Uphold company standards for merchandise presentation of the best apparel and equipment brands in sporting goods
  • Demonstrate ability to genuinely interact with customers to show passion, knowledge, dedication, and commitment in their sport or activity
  • Promote company programs including warranty sales, loyalty program, private-label credit cards, and other seasonal promotions

All Guides are required to adhere to all safety policies and procedures. Additionally, as business needs arise, other tasks may become necessary.


Success Profile:

  • World-class customer service skill and interpersonal/communication skills
  • True passion for the outdoors and getting others outside. 
  • Knowledge of issues pertaining to the environment and public lands, or the willingness to learn 
  • Connected to the local outdoor community
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to execute company standards  

Public Lands is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Inclusion and Diversity.

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