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Richmond Program Associate

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Full-Time Seasonal

Umiak Outdoor Outfitters, West Main Street, Richmond, VT, USA

Job description

Umiak Outdoor Outfitters is looking to expand our booming program department to our seasonal store in Richmond. We are looking for a hardworking and detail-oriented person for this full-time seasonal position.  This fast-paced position would oversee and run our expanded river programming and summer boat rentals. An ideal candidate would be willing to be cross-trained in retail and work the extent of the summer season.   

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee our expanding programming

  • Use a point-of-sale system to make reservations

  • Run tubing shuttles on the Winooski River

  • Maintain company vehicles

  • Rent boats and educate/aid customers on proper use and transportation

  • Back up retail staff when needed

  • Educate customers on opportunities around them in regard to boating/tubing in the area

Work Hours & Benefits This position is 9-6 but varies on the time of year and holidays. This is a part-time seasonal position.


  • Outdoor industry pro deals and in-store discounts

  • Access to ACA Certification Courses

  • Personal use of rental equipment

  • Industry Clinics

Staff Requirements / Skills:

  • ACA Certification (Can be trained through Umiak course.)

  • First Aid/CPR

  • Must be able to lift 70lbs overhead

  • Clean driving record

  • Customer Focus

  • Attention to detail

  • Good judgment

  • Works well under pressure

  • Trailer/large vehicle experience is welcome but not needed

About Umiak Outdoor Outfitters

Umiak Outdoor Outfitters is Vermont's year-round top outdoor adventure destination offering a full-service shop with retail sales, safety instruction, tours, rentals, and custom programs.

Our retail stores stock over 100 models of kayaks, canoes, and stand-up paddleboards from the world's top manufacturers. Our quality equipment and expert guidance enhance experiences on the water.

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