SCHEELS is currently seeking a Part-Time Sales Expert for our Appleton, WI location in our Hardlines area; Guns, Archery, Fishing, Hunting, Boots and Clothing. This position will represent SCHEELS as a friendly, courteous and knowledgeable professional to all customers and their team members. This individual will get to work with brands like Sitka, Bergara, Kimber, Browning, Lowrance, St. Croix, Drake, SCHEELS Exclusive Brand and many more.
SCHEELS has been around since 1902 and continues to grow in the retail world by providing excellent customer service and priding ourselves in our Associates. When people shop at SCHEELS we want them to have an experience, whether that is with our Sales Experts, sports simulator or shooting gallery; we hope they leave wanting to come back. We are hiring a Sales Expert to help foster this experience with each customer and to expand their knowledge in the products we sell.
Essential Job Functions:
Greet all customers on the sales floor with courtesy and a smile
Grow personal sales by hitting minimum goals and following SCHEELS professional salesmanship standards to provide an above and beyond customer experience
Promote the SCHEELS Visa Rewards card and be able to clearly explain all benefits
Engage in conversation with customers and assist them in making buying decisions
Demonstrate a passion for products in our store.
Attend all SCHEELS product training and all store meetings
Maintain a professional appearance on the sales floor
Assist in all other assigned duties
Contribute to a work environment that fosters pride in being part of a winning team and promotes personal growth
Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects
SCHEELS cares about the health and safety of our Associates. Associates are expected to follow all safety procedures and perform their job duties in a fashion that minimizes the risk of injury
Ability to perform basic math; compute rate, ratio and percent; draw and interpret bar graphs
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in a one-on-one and small group situation to customers and other employees
Demonstrates strong communication, organization, attention to detail and problem solving skills
Strong initiative and vision for continuous improvement while contributing to a positive team atmosphere
Exercise judgment and tact while working with customers or coworkers
Strong oral/written communication and reading skills to communicate effectively and in a timely manner with all levels of the organization
With or without accommodations, be able to sit, and/or stand, for extended periods of time. Able to reach, balance, walk or crawl
Must be willing to help with freight/stocking when needed
Ability to demonstrate product usage within their shop and retrieve product from heights of greater than 6 ft
Education and Experience:
SCHEELS provides attractive benefits that add value to your compensation package:
Employee Stock Ownership Program
Ability to take advantage of special promotions (discounted products) through select vendors
Equal Opportunity Employer
SCHEELS complies fully with all federal, state and local employment laws and shall provide equal employment and advancement opportunities for all persons regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, the presence of any mental or physical disability, status with regard to public assistance or marriage, or any other category protected by local, state or federal law.
To take advantage of this excellent opportunity, please complete an online application or stop by our Appleton Scheels at, 4301 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Appleton, WI 54913 to complete a paper application and speak with a hiring leader.