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Job Order: 17260223       

Print Date: 09/15/2020            Expires: 11/14/2020

Job Title: Paint & Stain Sales Associate

Job Time Type: Full Time (30 Hours or More)

Job Description:

Greet and assist all guests of Mountain Hardware and Sports connecting them to the proper product and/or service. Maintain and operate paint and stain department with trained knowledge, accuracy, and efficiency.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Encourages and demonstrates the Mountain Hardware and Sports culture of exceptional guest service, teamwork, innovation, and fun!  Works well independently and with others.  Enjoys “pitching in” whenever and wherever assistance is needed. No job is too small for any of our employees, if it serves our guests. Conducts and shows a high level of professionalism and courteousness to all guests.  Values our safety culture, our Core Values, values employee ownership and operation, our local community, and maintaining a healthy, sustainable environment. Asks questions, shares concerns, or gives ideas on innovation and efficiencies that improve both the guests’ and employees’ experience.

  • Ability to mix and match paint and stain
  • Offer paint product selection advice to customers
  • Maintain the organization and cleanliness of paint counter and aisles on daily basis
  • Ensure customers receive excellent service throughout the store
  • Aid customers in locating merchandise in store
  • Assist in processing special orders
  • Stock products and maintain back stock area
  • Maintain awareness of store promotions and advertisements

Skills and Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties:

  • Have excellent communication, analytical, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a high level of accuracy and courtesy
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be able to work in the United States
  • Ability to lift 60lbs
  • Outstanding customer service
  • Outgoing and friendly
  • Communication and time management skills
  • Attention to detail and mathematical skills
  • Ability to Multitask
  • Ability to stand for an extended amount of time
  • Previous paint, stain, hardware, and tools knowledge desired
  • Point of Sale system knowledge desired
  • Ability and willingness to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends and holidays
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment and enjoy being part of a team
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in English
  • Ladies and Gentlemen Need Apply
  • Must maintain a well-groomed and professional appearance
  • Must be able to wear a uniform
  • Must enjoy serving people and having fun!
  • Must display top notch customer service skills

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to add and subtract two-digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s
  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra, geometry, and trigonometry
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, proportions, area, circumference, and volume to practical situations

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in oral, mathematical, or diagram form
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions

Equipment Used:

  • Telephones, PC, database, office supplies, and filing cabinets
  • Handheld radio
  • Industrial and paint and stain mixing equipment
  • Industrial retail, warehouse, and unpackaging equipment
  • Cash registers

Minimum Age: 18
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Education Level: No Minimum Education Requirement

Requires a Drivers’ License: No

Minimum Salary: 13.50 Hour (DOE)    

Maximum Salary: DOE (Depends on Experience)

To Apply: Please apply online at; OR apply in person

Job Application Methods Accepted: In Person, Via Company Website:

Employer Information:


11320 Donner Pass Road

Truckee, CA 96161

Contact: Abby Groman

Phone: (530) 563-2945

Apply online OR in person
Minimum Hourly Wage: 13.50

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None
Driver's License Required: no
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Reference Check
  • Accessible by Public Transportation: no