AVA Rafting & Zipline: Retail Sales Associate

Now Accepting Applications for the 2021 Summer Season!

Location: AVA Rafting & Zipline has three outposts located throughout the state of Colorado. Those three locations are Buena Vista, Idaho Springs and Kremmling
Schedule: Seasonal Full Time
Pay Rate: Hourly Rate, Monthly Sales Bonus if goals are met, +7% end-of-season bonus upon completion of contract

Why not work for the best adventure guide company in the state of Colorado. AVA has several locations that all offer their own unique opportunities and activities (so much more than rafting and ziplining). Employees enjoy consistent work where they help make lifetime memories for their guests every day. The good times don’t stop on your days off as AVA employees can experience any of our activities they want for free or even rent out company equipment on their own free of charge.

Our positive and energetic culture have led countless co-workers to friends and memories that last a lifetime. There are even opportunities for year-round employment through our sister companies, Breckenridge Ski & Sport and Peak 1 Express. What are you waiting for? Adventure awaits.

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Consistent work
Monthly sales bonuses
7% end-of-season bonus
Free AVA Rafting & Zipline activities
Free equipment rentals
Discounts with AVA’s sister companies, Peak 1 Express and Breckenridge Ski & Sport

Job Description: Acting as the first point of contact for our guests, Guest Service Staff provide exemplary customer service and a world class AVA experience from time of check-in to the end their adventure. Guest Service Staff assist in the daily running of the outpost and operations.

Job Duties:

Check in and assist guests for all adventure tours
Create rafting and activity reservations
Ring up sales with accuracy to maintain a cash drawer
Complete end of day financial close for POS system
Employ strong sales skills and proactive demeanor to achieve photo and retail sales
Clean all outpost facilities
Maintain tidy retail inventory


Deliver exemplary guest service to satisfy and surpass guest expectations and to ensure a world-class experience
Work as a proficient and effective team member
Maintain positive attitude and sense of humor during long and busy work shifts
Communicate well with all co-workers and management
Must be able to pass criminal background screening
Understand and exemplify AVA core values, vision and mission
Click Here to view AVA Core Values, Vision & Mission

If you are interested in joining the AVA Team this summer, then please apply today! AVA strives to deliver the very highest level of guest service while bringing awareness and understanding of the surrounding wilderness to our guests. As leaders in our industry, we set examples in safety, professionalism, outdoor skills a

Tagged as: Administrative Staff, Conservation, Full Time, Sales and Marketing, Support Staff

About AVA Rafting & Zipline

Make Your Career An Adventure

Looking for an exciting summer with one of Colorado’s outdoor industry jobs? Do you love being outside and active? AVA offers a wide variety of job opportunities each summer in Colorado. We are always looking for people who are energetic, enjoy being outdoors, and are hard-working team players to have an awesome summer of fun working as river guides and support staff. If you are not a person who takes pride in your job and wants to do something you are passionate about, we’re not the company for you. Our season generally runs from May until September, and we staff for that time. A few year-round positions are open, as well.

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