Pros: 25% discount on most anything in the store, decent medical ins.
Cons: poor management, no chance to advance, confined to a small area in the front of the store
Depending on the time of day that you came into work you were either opening or closing the store. I answered all phone calls to the store and transferred them to the appropriate people, stocking merchandise, checking out customers, but not limited to returns and sales with cash or credit card transactions.
I learned all about the sports of the great – more... outdoors, hunting, fishing, camping, and outdoor apparel.
Management is the reason I left Gander Mountain. I would be willing to explain when the time is right.
I liked working with all of my co-workers. Most of them were men, but all the same we had fun and did our job together.
The hardest part of my job was trying to meet the goals that the managers put on me towards the end of my time with credit cards and summit plans.
The most enjoyable part was learning about the great outdoors even though I do not hunt or fish. I still learned something to carry on to my family that do actively hunt and fish. – less