We believe the transformative power of the outdoors makes us better humans and drives us to do good for the planet. We are here to inspire and support everyone in getting active outside, matching people with gear and advice that instills confidence.
We offer more than products, we offer passion. People connect here, through our stores, online channels, over the phone, or through our services and community partners.
We love to share our expertise, experience, and enthusiasm. We deliver award winning retail experiences, encourage an entrepreneurial spirit and believe the outdoors make us better.
Our business model is dependent on impassioned and well-trained outdoor enthusiasts and as such we look for individuals who live our purpose and fit with MEC ethos and lifestyle.
If you are that person, we’d love to connect with you!
MEC offers a total rewards package that includes a great base pay, a sweet employee discount, a comprehensive benefit package, matching RRSP contributions, an employee development program that even lets you try out gear for yourself, self directed and leader-based training, and a host of other perks and advantages tailored to those who love the outdoors.
MEC is an equal opportunity employer. We’re proud to work with our people to create a diverse workplace, which accommodates individuals of all abilities, backgrounds and identities. We
welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Tell us what you need during the hiring process, and we’ll do our best to accommodate you.
This role supports MEC’s success by ensuring Visual Presentation standards align with MEC strategy and offers exceptional customer experience.
Responsibilities and Duties
Ensures all visual elements are displayed with current merchandise and reflect current market trends.
Implements the setup of all promotional set ups and seasonal changeovers.
Performs daily maintenance floor checks.
Prepares store displays, mannequins & bust forms dressing & styling according to MEC standards and best practices.
Prepares table merchandising and vignettes.
Plans and organizes the merchandising of walls and floor fixtures.
Provides member service according to SERVE standard.
Adjusts lighting to highlight mannequins and merchandise.
Communicates Visual standards and provides training to other floor staff.
Liaises with Department Managers on departments and promotional set ups.
Adheres to all loss prevention policies and procedures.
Other duties as assigned.
1-3 years of previous Visual Display and merchandising experience.
Exceptional planning, organization and time management skills.
Ability to think commercially and adhere to corporate standards.
Ability to understand our members needs and translate that into display.
High attention to detail and passion for creative ideas.
Great time management skills and ability to execute multiple tasks and appropriately manage competing priorities.
Ability to independently lead self to achieve results.
Strong problem solver and innovative.
Ability to work a flexible schedule that meets the business needs.
Self-motivated, deadline driven, works well under pressure.
Positive upbeat can do attitude.
Ability to work in a team setting and contribute to stores success.
Physical Requirements :
A degree of physical fitness for manual shifting of mannequins and fixtures.
Must be able to sit and stand for extended periods of time.
Continually able to lift up to 40 pounds from floor to a waist high table.
Comfortable climbing ladders.