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Looking for a career?

Welcome to retail

Looking for a career?

Welcome to retail!

Career opportunities in the Retail Industry provided through in partnership with:washington retail association
Why retail?
From buying and merchandising to human resource to marketing and e-commerce, retail offers a variety of possible careers paths. Best of all, it's an industry where you can start at the bottom and work your way up to the top.
50 percent

Changed lives...

These people have found fulfilling and sustainable careers in retail.
Glen Bachman
Glen Bachman, general manager, Everett Mall

“There are many exciting activities in retail. It can range from improving customer satisfaction to helping set and achieve sales goals. As you gain more knowledge, it gives you the confidence to pursue larger challenges, like merchandise buying or resident management.”

Mike Mogolloni
Mike Mogolloni, HR manager, Lowe's

“The reason I love what I do is the impact I can make in the community and with my store associates. I've spent the past 20 years in retail with 18 years in retail management. My career provides me with the work life balance I'm looking for - and there's never a dull moment!”

Amanda McDougall
Amanda McDougall, digital marketing, Fitterer's Furniture

“I value a career in retail because we are all consumers. Having the opportunity to give another consumer a positive experience while shopping is an extremely rewarding task.”

Alexandria Nieten
Alexandria Nieten, guest service lead, Seattle Premium Outlets

“Working in the retail industry has been a blessing. It’s increased my overall style, kept me up-to-date on the latest trends in makeup and fashion and taught me amazing customer service skills. I can’t wait to see where the future takes me within the industry!”

Why take our word for it?

Professionals share their passion for retail.
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