Assistant Retail Store Manager
Cottonwood Cove Resort and Marina

Join Our Team at Cottonwood Cove Resort & Marina on Lake Mohave.

Lake Mead National Recreation Area


Assistant Retail Store Manager

Cottonwood Cove Resort and Marina
Some experience required
Start Date:
Job starts immediately! (Feb 05, 2018)

Forever Resorts operates properties all over the United States and is dedicated to exceptional guest service and fulfilling employee experiences.  We have it all; your job, housing, recreation, and administrative support are all right here.  Your living expenses are minimal and your opportunities for adventure are endless.

At Forever Resorts we believe that staff satisfaction is the most important factor in our overall success as a business.  You can expect to find managers that care about your success and aren't shy about getting down to work right alongside you to get the job done.

Assistant Retail Store Manager

General Purpose:  To assist the Retail Store Manager in supervising all functions of the General Store, including purchasing, merchandising, and maximizing customer service.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Maintain strong and effective inventory and quality control
  • See that customer complaints, requests, and comments are responded to and acted on quickly and judiciously to provide excellent customer service and protect company interest
  • Maintain appropriate safety and health standards as dictated by applicable agencies and company policies
  • Enforce staff and contractor compliance to environmental requirements or guidelines
  • Responsible for effective merchandising of product to drive sales
  • Know markup and markdown procedures and pricing schedules as they pertain to NPS 48
  • Identify assigned staff requiring environmental training and ensure applicable environmental requirements are incorporated into department standard operating procedures
  • Train, schedule, and supervise retail staff in the manager’s absence
  • Overtime as required during the season, May thru October
  • All other duties as assigned

Other Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Cashier and/or stock shelves as needed
  • Clean store and supply areas
  • Count daily receipts and prepare cashier deposits
  • Provide information to customers regarding resort, general area, and resort activities
  • Thorough knowledge of safety and environmental requirements
  • Green procurement

Qualifications & Skills Required to Perform Job Duties:

  • Previous knowledge of P&L statements as they apply to retail operations
  • Knowledge of product ordering & receiving, including merchandising techniques
  • Knowledge of proper cash handling procedures including verifying legitimacy of form of payment
  • Ability to be trained in ISO/EMS Awareness, Hazard Communications, Hazardous Materials Response, etc.
  • Knowledge of health codes
  • Ability to qualify for health, TAM or other government required cards, classes, etc.
  • Must be 21 years of age in order to sell alcoholic beverages

Physical Requirements to Perform Job Duties:

  • Requires frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing between 25 and 50 lbs.
  • Ability to stand continuously for several hours
  • Bending, squatting, and reaching
  • May spend up to 1/2 hour at a time in walk-in cooler, freezer, or ice house

Education and/or Experience Required to Perform Job Duties:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • 3 years of retail sales experience
  • Minimum of 1 year supervisory experience in a retail environment

We want to provide a safe, healthy, and comfortable existence for our staff so that they can do their best work and maximize their opportunities to explore.  We offer single occupancy, dormitory-style housing for a nominal fee as well as discounted RV sites should you bring an RV.  Approximately one hour south of Las Vegas, Cottonwood Cove Resort & Marina is conveniently located in the middle of the 67-mile long Lake Mohave on the Colorado River making us a central hub for leisure and relaxation in the desert.

Forever Resorts in an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question.  We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other protected status.  Please advise us if any accommodations are required to assist you in the application process.

Forever Resorts' Cottonwood Cove Resort & Marina is an authorized concessionaire of the National Park Service - Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

Pre-employment background check and drug screening are required. (EOE)

How to Apply

To apply for this opportunity, please send resume to with reference to the position of interest or apply online.

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