Fishing and Sporting Goods Retail Sales Associate

Fishing and Sporting Goods Retail Sales Associate

Mountain Hardware and Sports
11320 Donner Pass Road Truckeee CA 96161
(530) 563-2945
About Mountain Hardware and Sports

Fishing and Sporting Goods Opportunity

The culture at Mountain Hardware and Sports is second to none. We proudly offer stability and growth with generous industry-leading benefits. Mountain Hardware and Sports is a 100% employee-owned company. Each associate earns shares of the company each year which vest over time. Join us and learn what it’s like to work where you own it!

For more information about employment at Mountain Hardware and Sports visit our website

Job Summary

This role is perfect for an outdoor lover, interested in our local sporting activities and the products it takes to get out there and enjoy this beautiful place we live in! We focus on all outdoor activities and are looking for an avid angler or hobbyist who is familiar with fly and bait fishing products, techniques, styles, and general knowledge of sporting goods. You’ll focus on the maintenance of products and services for the Fishing and Sporting Goods departments with an emphasis on customer assistance and sales.

COMPENSATION RANGE – $17.50 – $21.00+/hr. DOE

*This position is only open to applicants 18 years of age or older.

*Must be able to work on-site in Truckee at our Soaring Ranch store


  • Paid Time Off (Vacation Pay)
  • Paid Sick Leave (Sick Pay)
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision health insurance available to all full-time, year-round employees
  • ESOP – Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • 401k with match
  • Employee Store Discount
  • Wellness Program
  • CA Gold Pass Access
  • Pro-form Discounts

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain products and services for the Fishing and Sporting Goods departments
  • Customer Service
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the store’s fishing products, including rods, reels, lines, baits, tackle, and other relevant items.
  • Educate customers about the features, benefits, and proper usage of various products.

SKills and Qualifications

  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Local fishing knowledge
  • Awareness of local fishing laws, regulations, and licensing requirements 
  • Genuine enthusiasm for fishing as a hobby or sport
  • Retail and customer service 

At Mountain Hardware & Sports, we are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We choose to embrace, support, and thrive on each other’s differences in the workplace and in our local communities. Mountain Hardware & Sports is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


  • 8 hour shift

Weekly day range:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Truckee, CA 96161: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Customer service: 1 year (Preferred)


  • CA and/or Nevada fishing license preferred