REI is a national outdoor retail cooperative, committed to inspiring, educating and outfitting for a lifetime of outdoor adventures. Founded in 1938 by a group of Pacific Northwest mountaineers seeking quality equipment, REI is today the nation's largest consumer co-op with more than two million active members. REI offers products from all of the top – more... brands for camping, climbing, cycling, hiking, outdoor cross training, paddling, snow sports and travel, including its own line of award-winning gear and apparel. While anyone may join or shop at REI, members pay a one-time $20 fee and receive a share in the company's profits through an annual member refund based on their purchases. REI currently operates stores in 25 states, two online stores-REI.com and REI-OUTLET.com-and an adventure travel company, REI Adventures. A portion of REI's profits is set aside each year for support of environmental stewardship and outdoor recreation causes. – less
REI Employer Reviews
Operations (Former Employee), Tigard, OR – June 12, 2014
"Encouragement of work/life balance." - 10 similar reviews
Retail Sales Associate (Former Employee), Portland, OR – January 17, 2014
"Despite the positive atmosphere created by my fellow employees, the job was not satisfactory due to wildly varying hours based on inconsistent scheduling." - 1 similar reviews
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Retail Sales Manager (Current Employee), Cary, NC – April 30, 2014
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