2018 Seasonal Standup Paddleboard Guide and Rental Specialist

  • Bald Head Island, NC
  • Full-time

Company Description

Coastal Urge is a retailer that sells top-quality apparel and accessories to outfit the coastal, outdoor lifestyle. Six locations merchandised with brands including Patagonia, The North Face, prAna, Mountain Hardware, Vineyard Vines, Southern Tide, Lilly Pulitzer, TOMS, L Space, Vitamin A and more serve customers in North and South Carolina. Mobile retail operations extend along the Eastern seaboard. At one location there is an extensive standup paddleboard and bicycle sales and rental operation. The founders started the company in 2008 to cater to like-minded individuals who enjoy spending their days outdoors and want to outfit their lifestyles with premium clothing and equipment.

The Bald Head Island location is a flagship store filled with a unique and premium selection of apparel, paddleboards and beach cruisers.

Job Description

Job Description

Coastal Urge on Bald Head Island, NC is looking for an outdoorsy, positive, energetic and detail-oriented person who wants to work with a great company and a fun staff! 


This is a summer seasonal position lasting from May through September. 3-5 days per week.


Seasonal Paddleboard/Paddlesurf Instructor job description for Coastal Urge Rentals:

- Book rentals an excursions/bike rentals on phone and in person.

- Guide excursion clients on the water during paddleboard tours.

- Deliver and pick up Paddleboards and bicycles to island homes with our company's electric vehicles.

- Generate sales by providing outstanding customer service.

- Greet the customer, attend to customer needs and build and nurture a loyal customer base while making safety a primary focus.

- Provide feedback to buyers and management on product needs, repairs needed, and inventory.

- Keep products, equipment and grounds neatly maintained to company guidelines.

- Open and close the store to specifications, completing associated tasks and maintaining accurate completion records.

- Reduce inventory shrinkage by following all inventory and billing procedures

- Complete other associated duties as required

-Provide sales, stocking and housekeeping support at the retail store as needed.

- Book rentals an excursions/bike rentals on phone and in person.

Qualifications

- Ability to lift paddleboards and assist customers with equipment, as well as the ability to tow clients back to shore if necessary.

- Have a love of the outdoors and live an active outdoor lifestyle with emphasis and ability to provide competent information to guests (once you have been trained) about our bicycles and stand up paddleboards (SUP).

Additional Information

Find out more about us at www.coastalurge.com. Non-smokers only. Great benefits including free equipment rentals, discounts on merchandise- all included with this position. When applying, please specify your wage expectation and why we should consider you for the position.

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