Sports Authority is one of the largest full-line sporting goods retailers in the United States. With its hundreds of locations across 45 U.S. states and Puerto Rico, Sports Authority employs approximately tens of thousands employees in total and offers a great number of job openings in U.S. every year. There are available positions in Sports Authority stores, store support center and distribution center, all of which offer you an exciting workplace environment and help pave the way for a successful career life.
Minimum age to work at Sports Authority is 18 years old. (21 for Store Management positions and jobs at Hunting Departments)
Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sun: 9:00am - 8:00pm (Store hours may vary during holidays)
Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Commission
Sports Authority has provided job openings in three types of career paths: Store Jobs, Corporate Jobs and Distribution Jobs. There’s a good chance that you will find a satisfactory job at this giant sporting retail chain. Below are some of the popular positions you may be interested in.
Sales Associate, Store Manager, Sales Authority, Cashier, Retail Sales Associate, Customer Service, Footwear Sales Associate, Team Leader Operations, Team Leader Sales, Retail Store Co-Manager, Co-Store Manager, AP Area Investigator, Executive Assistant, Designer, Manager, Analyst, Senior Sales Associate, Department Manager, Softlines Manager, Merchandising/Visual Associate, Athletiv Progeam Officer - Football Video Coordinator, Part-Time Community Services Leader, etc.
One of the most excitements of working at Sports Authority is that you will enjoy a well-developed benefit system. Once becoming a member of Sports Authority, you will work in environment that’s for the best team, receive good training as well as other alluring benefits. The benefits package will vary by locations and positions.
Working Environment - You will feel highly valued in a supportive work environment and feel motivated by the enthusiasm that surrounds you.
Training - Employees can enjoy a full range of development opportunities, which can help advance your role in the company.
Benefits - Sports Authority has a benefits package in store for both full-time and part-time employees. About finance, all members can enjoy discounts at all Sports Authority stores and online, financial guidance and counseling, 401(k) Savings Plan and online will preparation. For work-life balance, everyone can receive gym membership discounts, leave of absence, household and concierge services and more.
Apply Online. As apply in store is not accepted by Sports Authority right now, you have to apply for Sports Authority jobs online at jobs.sportsauthority.com. Just pay a visit there and search the jobs you’d like to apply for. You can only apply for one position in one store every two weeks. And you need to provide your SSN during the application process. If you have stopped when applying, you can resume your application within 90 days of the original start date. Once you application is received, a confirmation email will be sent to you by Sports Authority. You are also encouraged to join the Sports Authority Talent Network, which enables you to stay connected with Sports Authority newest job opportunities.
If you are eligible for an interview, you will get a phone call from Sports Authority firstly. It’s short, but may be a quick telephone interview as well, so you should well prepare for it. During the phone call, you will be informed of an one-on-one interview location and time. For the one-on-one interview which will last about half an hour, you may face a potential supervisor. To make yourself stand out in the interview, you must fully show your passion for your work, stay energetic and friendly, in an effort to convince the interviewer that you are the best one.