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At Ann Arbor Arms we value our customers; we work hard to earn our reputation for quality and integrity every day. Our Teams are seeking committed, service-oriented individuals who are passionate about educating and outfitting customers with the products we sell. We offer flexible schedules and opportunities for professional growth and development.
All employees must be able to pass a comprehensive background screening.
What Ann Arbor Arms Offers:
Sales and Range Associates Full and Part Time
An Ann Arbor Arms Sales and Range Associate is responsible for assisting customers in both the range and retail space. As a retail person you will assist customers in their selection of products that meet their needs for their desired personal defense and outfitting and will maximize store sales. As a Range Associate you will be responsible for the basic safety and compliance of range rules for all customers and users of the Ann Arbor Arms range facility as well as work in Range check in area. Both roles focus on building customer loyalty through outstanding customer service by asking questions, listening, recommending products and closing the sale. Stocking, merchandising and maintaining a clean, replenished shopping and shooting environment for our customers is essential in creating a repeat customer.
Education/Experience: High School diploma as appropriate for age or working towards a High School diploma, GED or equivalent required; with 3+ years in a fast paced retail environment mandatory. Extensive firearms knowledge is a plus, but we can help educate you, so not mandatory. Military experience a plus, and women strongly encouraged to apply.
Must have the ability to effectively communicate with customers, both verbally and written, clearly and concisely in English, and other business contacts in a courteous, positive and professional manner.
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule based on business needs, including evenings, weekends and holidays.
Able to freely access all areas of the store including sales floor, stock area and register area by standing, walking, stooping, crawling, climbing, crouching, kneeling and climbing a ladder; ability to lift, and/or move up to 50 lbs.
Must be at least 21 years of age and be eligible to sell firearms under ATF regulations
Compensation is competitive and based on level of experience.
Ann Arbor Arms is seeking a Retail Buyer with experience from either a specialty store, department store or online store.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Analytical – Collects and researches data; uses intuition and experience to complement data; designs work flows and procedures.
Job Knowledge – Exhibits ability to learn and apply new skills; keeps abreast of current developments; requires minimal supervision.
Use of Technology – Adapts to new technologies; uses technology to increase productivity.
Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner.
Communications – Exhibits good listening and comprehension; selects and uses appropriate communication methods.
Cooperation – Establishes and maintains effective relations; offers assistance and support to co-workers; works cooperatively in group situations.
Business Acumen – Displays orientation to profitability.
Cost Consciousness – Contributes to profits and revenue.
Strategic Thinking – Develops strategies to achieve organizational goals; adapts strategy to changing conditions.
Achievement Focus – Recognizes and acts on opportunities.
Initiative – Takes independent actions and calculated risks; looks for and takes advantage of opportunities.
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.