LOCALLY OWNED & OPERATED

Pingora Outdoors is an outdoor store that inspires all levels of experience to get outside. We use our storefront, located in the heart of Uptown Ankeny on the High Trestle Trail, as a place to share our passion for adventure and quality gear with our customers.

We strive to help others achieve their goals through educational training, trip guidance and providing expert advice and recommendations for gear each and every day.

JOIN THE TEAM

At Pingora Outdoors, being outside and chasing our dreams is just as important as our work. We want to give our customers the highest quality customer service, provide them with as much knowledge as we can and help gear them up for a successful adventure.

We may not always be hiring, but we are always taking applications.

[Current Job Openings]

Sales Associate |  2 Openings

Hourly Rate
$7.75 – $11/hour

Description
Do you overshare your love of gear and adventure with everyone around you? We do too. That’s why we want to know what makes you want to work in the outdoor industry, what drives you and why Pingora Outdoors is the place where you belong!

Required Skills

  • Adventure Ready
  • Extensive Outdoor Experience (Preferred)
  • Knowledge of Gear & Outdoor Industry Brands
  • Retail Experience (Preferred)
  • Customer Service
  • Flexible Schedule (Including Evenings & Weekends)
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • Organizational Skills

Position Type
Part-Time

Benefits

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Discounts & gear
  • A relaxed and dynamic work environment
  • Work with like-minded individuals

If this opportunity excites you, fill out the application below.

Pingora Tip
Be creative… Send us photos from your favorite trip and a description, maybe a video about you (30-90 seconds) with links to your social media pages to info@pingoraoutdoors.com.

 

Application

Graphic Design Intern | 20 Hours/Week

Description
Pingora Outdoors’ graphic design intern will gain meaningful, real-world experience in the production design for branded products and current initiatives. As an intern, you will receive excellent mentoring and gain experience in the outdoor industry, all while helping grow a local brand.

Required Skills

  • Education: Working on Bachelor’s degree in Art, Graphic Design or a related field, or equivalent training and/or experience
  • Sense of design, photography and typography
  • Problem-solving, interactive approach to design
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly motivated with ability to work in a deadline driven environment
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Positive attitude
  • Desire to work on a collaborative team with high standards
  • Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Web/Interactive Design experience is a plus

Position/Type
Unpaid Internship

Benefits

  • Discounts & gear
  • A relaxed and dynamic work environment
  • Work with like-minded individuals

If this opportunity excites you, fill out the application below.

Pingora Tip
Be creative… Send us a link to your online portfolio and maybe a video about you (30-90 seconds) with links to your social media pages to info@pingoraoutdoors.com.

Application

Our brand is only as strong as our community. Pinogra Outdoors’ ambassadors aren’t just photographers, bloggers or full time adventure seekers; they are weekend warriors, college students, business professionals and the list goes on. They all have one thing in common, their love for the outdoors and the want to share their passion with others.

APPLICATION