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Sports Basement

Ski Technician

Walnut Creek

Sports Basement

Sports Basement is a Bay Area sporting goods retailer, but it feels like so much more! We carry the best brands at the best prices, we rent snow gear, camp gear, bikes and more, and we'll fix up your bike or tune your ski gear at our in-store service shops. Even better, we offer tons of comfy couches and community spaces so you can feel at home, enjoy a film festival, or meet some (sorta) famous athletes. From hosting fundraisers for local schools & charities to cheering you on at a local race, we're a key part of our local communities as well as a safe space to hang out (that’s what the couches are for).

Position overview

Are you a snow enthusiast? Are your hands calibrated to 5NM? Do prefer to edge and wax your own snow gear? Have you worked in snow shops before and are familiar with edging, waxing and mounting skis and snowboards? Then maybe the Snow Shop is the right place for you. You’ll work with customers and the snow sales staff to offer expertly done edging and waxing, mounts and more. You must be able to asses when ski’s or boards need some extra work or repairs. Attributes that will make you successful in this role are • Previous work in snow shops • Ski tech certifications • Excellent customer communication skills. • Ability to work independently. • Able to organize and prioritize workflow


Sports Basement offers a competitive wage with plenty of opportunities for advancement after skills and experience are demonstrated. Specific starting wages are dependant on location and experience. We went above and beyond with our benefits, as a Sports Basement staffer you'll get: • Full health, dental, and optical coverage (full-time staff). • Participation in our profit-sharing bonus pool (full-time staff). • 40% off our already low prices. . . for life! (after you work 2,000 hours). • A kitchen fully stocked with free, tasty, healthy food for breakfast, lunch, and/or dinner. • A free flight every time you work the equivalent of one full year. • Free skiing, camping, and biking trips with our Out of the Basement program. • Free use of our rental gear. • Up to $1,000 per year in event and race fee reimbursements. • 401(k) plan. • Stock options program (full-time staff). • Flexible schedule for students.