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We're Hiring for the 2019 Summer Season!

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If you enjoy fly fishing, take note! We are looking to fill two seasonal summer positions for the 2019 season, with possible room for growth. If you are interested in joing the crew at Alaska Fly Fishing Goods, now is your chance! All positions are Juneau based.



Fly Fishing Sales Associate and Outreach: Full Time – 5 days per week.


Duties include providing customer service while assisting customers in the shop and on the phone, filling web orders, stocking merchandise and other miscellaneous shop jobs as needed.

In addition to these shop related duties, this position will include marketing and social media work.  This may include video editing, email newsletter creation, social media engagement and other outreach efforts. Knowledge in these areas is a plus but not a prerequisite. Nor is being an expert fly angler necessary.

A basic knowledge of fly fishing and a willingness to learn is all that’s needed.

Qualifications:

-Knowledge of local fishing areas.
-Basic understanding of fly tying and fly casting, etc.
-Passionate about fishing and excited to share methods, techniques and tips on everything related to fly fishing.
-Excellent customer service and communication skills.
-High level of patience and approachability; ability to connect with everyone from expert to beginner fly fishers.
-Familiarity with social media is a must. Experience with email newsletter marketing, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Premiere Elements is a plus.
-Ability to meet shift availability requirements, including working on weekends and certain holidays April to September, between the hours of 9am to 6pm Mon-Friday and 10am to 5pm on Saturdays, and Noon to 5pm on Sundays, with flexibility in scheduling based on business needs.
-Pay is competitive and DOE. There is also the opportunity for advancement.
-The positions will have access to a shop discount and select pro deals.
-Drop resumes by the shop or email them to brad@alaskaflyfishinggoods.com.
-Position open until filled.

Fly Fishing Sales Associate: Part time – 2-3 days per week.  

Duties include providing customer service while assisting customers in the shop and on the phone, filling web orders, stocking merchandise and other miscellaneous shop jobs as needed.  

Being an expert fly angler is not necessary. A basic knowledge of fly fishing and a willingness to learn is all that’s needed.

Qualifications:
-Familiarity with local fishing areas.
-Basic understanding of fly tying and fly casting, etc.
-Passionate about fishing and excited to share methods, techniques and tips on everything related to fly fishing.
-Excellent customer service and communication skills.
-High level of patience and approachability; ability to connect with everyone from expert to beginner fly fishers.
-Ability to meet shift availability requirements, including working on weekends and certain holidays April to September, between the hours of 9am to 6pm Mon-Friday and 10am to 5pm on Saturdays, and Noon to 5pm on Sundays, with flexibility in scheduling based on business needs.
-Pay is competitive and DOE. There is also the opportunity for advancement.
-The positions will have access to a shop discount and select pro deals.
-Drop resumes by the shop or email them to brad@alaskaflyfishinggoods.com.
-Position open until filled.

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