Seasonal, Full-Time Sales & Admin | April-Sept | ROW Adventure Center

Vacancy Details
Job Category: 
Administrative Jobs
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Pay Rate: 
$10 per hour
Contract Duration: 

The purpose of this position is to allow ROW Adventures to meet its goal of providing high quality trips, with enthusiastic sales and follow up. This position provides service to guests who would like to purchase retail merchandise from the Adventure Center or make reservations for half-day and one-day trips. As a sales-based, customer service position, the primary goal is to ensure each guests needs have been met. This position includes regular customer interaction in person and via phone/email, data entry, use of reservation software to make bookings, and other duties as described below. 

Work Schedule: April - September (specific ending date depends on season)

Potential hire should be...

  • An enthusiastic sales person with the ability to learn and communicate the details and experiences of a variety of trips
  • Able to work in a team atmosphere
  • Able to type at least 60 wpm
  • Friendly and fun loving, with a positive outlook on life and work

Potential hire should have...

  • An interest in the outdoors and a passion for sharing that interest with others
  • Good judgment, motivation, drive, and direction
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • A superb customer service ethic
  • Previous front-line phone experience
  • Knowledge of all office machines (fax, copier, postage meter, etc.)
  • A willingness and ability to learn
  • A sense of humor

Language Ability: Ability to write emails, reports, and business correspondence both in and out of office. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from group organizers, guests, vendors, suppliers, and the general public. 

Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems (i.e. guide scheduling, availability of inventory, etc.) and deal with a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Duties: Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned:

  • Opening/closing duties: setting out signage, maintaining and managing a tidy sales floor, closing the register end of day, cleaning/storing rental bikes and boards
  • Operating cash register for retail sales/rentals
  • Running rentals of bikes and stand-up paddleboards using appropriate forms and procedures
  • Acting as a point of contact and greeting guests when they arrive at the office for a trip
  • Providing email and phone support for new/existing guests that are booking trips
  • Being aware of a maintaining store presentation, supporting brand consistency
  • Answering phone calls in accordance with established guidelines
  • Data entry as needed
  • Learning ROAM reservation system for all half day and one day trips and River Dance Lodge
  • Using ROAM to create, monitor, and update bookings
  • Keeping accurate reservation records including notes and payments
  • Maintaining good communication and mutually supportive working relationships with all members of the ROW staff
  • Shipping and receiving: this includes carrying packages or boxes up to 55lbs up and down stairs
  • Recycling, trash, and office clean up every Friday
  • Maintaining brochures and documents for outgoing mail, sending and distributing faxes, copying documents as needed, operating postage machine
  • Filling routine brochure requests
  • Taking outgoing mail to the post office


  • Competitive wage: $10 per hour
  • Free local one-day trips with ROW Adventures
  • Discounted trips for friends and family
  • Access to rental bikes and SUP boards when office is closed

To apply please send resume and cover letter to: