Career Opportunities

Financial Controller

Outdoor Gear Exchange (OGE), Vermont’s premier outdoor store is currently looking to fill a full-time position as our Financial Controller. This Director Track position reports directly to the CEO and is responsible for the integrity of the consolidated accounting for OGE and related businesses. Areas of focus include managing financial reporting, overseeing accounting staff, driving the budgeting, and forecasting process, and oversight of tax reporting and compliance. While some remote work and a flexible schedule are possible, this is an on-site position thus requires living in the Burlington, Vermont area. We offer a fun and progressive work environment with generous PTO, 401K, health, and other benefits, OGE is an active participant with local non-profits and has been working on building diversity in our organization and the world of outdoor recreation.

A qualified candidate should have 7-10 years of experience as a senior-level bookkeeper or controller in a multichannel environment, including retail, associates or higher degree in accounting, demonstrated experience in multi-state tax compliance, and proven ability to manage a team. Interest in outdoor recreation is a definite plus. This is a full-time salaried position in the range of $70-90K. A PDF of the full job description can be found here.

Applications should be emailed, with references to [email protected].

Floor Sales

Outdoor Gear Exchange is looking for people passionate about the outdoors to help our customers find what they need for their next adventure. This person should have experience in one or more of the following: Hiking (backpacking, thru-hiking, or day hiking), skiing (alpine, backcountry, tele or cross country), climbing (with outdoor experience), paddling, or biking (touring, MTB, or gravel). Employees will be expected to work during the holidays and weekends. Full-time applicants only. Outdoor Gear Exchange is offering great benefits such as subsidized health insurance, 401k, generous PTO, and industry perks. Please send a resume and cover letter detailing your outdoor experience and product knowledge to [email protected].

Please follow-up by email only, no phone calls.

Floor Sales: Nordic Focus

Outdoor Gear Exchange is looking for passionate and experienced nordic skiers to help our customers find what they need for their next adventure. This person should be knowledgeable about Classic, XCD and Race nordic gear. The position is full-time with great benefits (subsidized health insurance, 401k, generous PTO and industry perks) — we are not considering part-time applicants currently. Please send a resume and cover letter detailing your nordic skiing experience and product knowledge to [email protected].

Please follow-up by email only, no phone calls.

Floor Sales: Snowboard Focus

Outdoor Gear Exchange is looking for passionate and experienced snowboarders to help our customers find what they need for their next adventure. This person should be knowledgeable about All Mountain and Splitboard gear. Employees will be expected to work during the holidays and weekends. The position is full-time with great benefits (subsidized health insurance, 401k, generous PTO and industry perks) — we are not considering part-time applicants currently. Please send a resume and cover letter detailing your snowboarding experience and product knowledge to [email protected].

Please follow-up by email only, no phone calls.

Fulfillment: Fulfillment I

OGE Fulfillment Staff are responsible for picking and packing all orders placed through OGE’s e-commerce channels, and making sure orders are shipped out with the correct product, packed well, and sent by the shipping deadline.

Job responsibilities include: Packing orders using the proper-sized box and shipping materials to ensure the product will not be damaged in shipping, communicating issues with damaged, dirty, or incorrectly listed products found while picking or packing, meeting a daily shipping deadline, and keeping packing stations stocked, clean and organized as well as maintaining departmental and shared areas.

We offer a very collaborative work environment that provides great opportunities for growth within the outdoor industry.

If you're interested in applying for this position, please email a cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Please follow-up by email only, no phone calls.

Warehouse: Receiving (Seasonal)

Outdoor Gear Exchange's Warehouse Department is looking to hire for a seasonal receiving position for the Fall 2020 season. Main responsibilities include restocking the sales floor as well as helping to receive new products. The position is full-time (40 hours per week), starts as soon as possible, and goes through the month of September. Weekends are a must and early starts may be necessary.

Applicants should have a strong work ethic, sound attention to detail, and an ability to work alone productively. Previous warehouse experience and extensive knowledge of outdoor gear is not necessary, but would be a bonus. Outdoor Gear Exchange is offering great benefits such as subsidized health insurance, 401k, generous PTO, and industry perks.

Please send a resume and cover letter detailing your outdoor experience and product knowledge to [email protected]. Please follow-up by email only, no phone calls.

Facilities: Cleaner

Outdoor Gear Exchange is looking for health-conscious individuals who can provide our community with a sanitary work environment. Ideal candidates will work throughout the store performing janitorial responsibilities which includes sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, trash and recycle disposal, and sanitation of surfaces and restrooms.

Employees will be allowed a flexible schedule and we are considering part-time employment at this time. Full-time employment will be considered and would be offset with additional responsibilities in other departments. Outdoor Gear Exchange is offering great benefits such as subsidized health insurance, 401k, generous PTO, and industry perks to full-time employees. Please send a resume and cover letter detailing your experience to [email protected]. Please follow-up by email only, no phone calls.