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Outdoor Retail Associate


Posted by Whittaker Mountaineering on 02/26/2023

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Lifestyle, Outdoor, Snow

Job Categories: Retail - Sales

Company Type: Accessories, Apparel/SoftGoods, HardGoods/Equipment, Retailer

State: WA

City: Ashford

Country: United States

Required Experience: 0 - 1 year

Contact Name: Niki Lodato

Business Phone: 360-569-2142

Job Type: Seasonal Full Time

Salary: Hourly: $16-$19

Required to Relocate: Yes

Required to Travel: No

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within: 50+ miles

Job Description & Requirements

About Whittaker Mountaineering

Outdoor speciality retail and rental store located at Rainier BaseCamp, 6 miles from the primary entrance to Mt. Rainier National Park, in Ashford, WA.  Whittaker Mountaineering is the primary outfitter of RMI Expeditions, one of the largest mountain climbing guide services in North America, also located at Rainier BaseCamp. 

Beyond mountaineering gear and apparel, WM serves the needs of  hikers, backpackers, campers, tourists, park visitors and general outdoor enthusiasts.

The summer climbing season at Rainier BaseCamp is a hub of activity with mountain guides, climbers, and hikers as well as live music featured every weekend at BaseCamp Bar & Grill.

This position includes an opportunity to join an RMI Expeditions guided summit climb on Mt. Rainier.

Employee housing opportunity available.