Exciting Summer Adventure in Southeast Alaska!
Big Retail in a small town! Tourists from Cruise Ships visit Juneau everyday. High paced, high traffic retail will keep you busy, and tourists from all over the world will keep you entertained. Don't miss this opportunity to earn money and experience Alaska! Experience Alaska like a Local! With mountains, glaciers, lakes and hiking right out your door!
We have two store locations on the Alaska Cruise ship routes. They are in Juneau the capital of Alaska.
About Alaska Shirt Company
Alaska Shirt Company has two locally owned gift shops seeking seasonal employees for our 2024 season! We have two locations on the Alaska Cruise destinations in Southeast Alaska. Our flagship store is located in the Capital of Alaska, in downtown Juneau.
Working in Southeast Alaska is an experience of a lifetime! Surrounded by mountains, lakes, glaciers, and plenty of hiking you'll be immersed in the nature of Alaska! Come have the experience of a lifetime in Alaska while getting paid!
Seasonal/Contract Employment is from early April through the end of October.
The Employee Experience
Not your regular retail position! We strive to be the best in our industry. Both stores are fast paced, high volume environments. We take pride in our store and strong work ethic. With a high volume of customers limited on time we strive to have a clean, organized and well stocked store for an easy shopping experience. We work as a team to stay caught up on tasks and provide friendly customer service. There's variety too! Employees will participate in stocking, cashiering, freight processing, stockroom organization, and customer service. You'll gain knowledge in variety of retail operations including merchandising, product preparation and warehouse operations.
Work hard, play harder! You can make amazing, once in a lifetime memories in a beautiful place while having the adventure of a lifetime, all while making money!
We love happy, motivated employees! We admire and seek candidates with strong work ethic and who take pride in their work! Who have a positive attitude and like to have fun! Employees need to be respectful of themselves and others. They need to be trustworthy, reliable, energetic, friendly and not afraid to jump into a task and "get dirty"! Employee's must be able to be on their feet for 12+ hours a day, go up 2 flights of stairs several times a day, and maneuver a busy store. Lifting required, up to 50 lbs. Get paid to get in shape and lose weight!
Room and Board
One HUGE benefit of working with us, FREE HOUSING!
We have housing for our Juneau locations. All housing facilities feature shared living areas, full kitchen, two full+ bathrooms, and laundry facilities. Limited private rooms available. Each room is furnished with beds, pillows, linens, dressers, and towels. Kitchen is stocked with dishes and cookware.
- Must be 18+
- No pets allowed.
- No Vaping/Smoking in Housing.
- Must be clean and considerate of belongings in shared common areas.
- 30% discount on merchandise at company brands.
- Free Furnished Housing!
- Competitive wages.
- Summer Alaska Experience!
- Lots of Tours, hiking, and adventuring all around.
- Small town living, walking distance to everything!
- Friendships that last a lifetime!
- Northern Lights viewing during shoulder season!
Getting Here and Getting Around
Juneau has an international airport and you can book direct flights through Alaska Air or Delta Air.
Biking is a great way to get around! Housing is located within walking/biking distance for both store locations. Juneau has public transportation options available as well.
Southeast Alaska is an outdoor adventurers dream! It has plenty of hiking, biking, kayaking, rafting, whale watching and plenty of tours to experience! Breweries, distilleries, and plenty of community events and sports leagues to experience. Southeast Alaska has an active summer season, you'll have the full "local" Alaskan experience outside of work. You can even see the Northern Lights in the later months of the season! Access to trails and activities is typically within walking distance.
Juneau boasts several hiking trails near housing and downtown as well as the TRAM to the top of Mount Roberts.
How to Apply
Please complete our contact form linked from the 'Apply Here' button and make sure to include your resume and references. Full Season availability is preferred and a priority, but we will accept applications for partial or shortened availability as well.
Please send your resume to Jeffery at firstname.lastname@example.org