Arvada Surplus is looking for an outgoing, organized and creative sales associate who has a passion for helping customers and loves our store. Arvada Surplus is looking for associates who want to be with us for at least 3 years, as most of us have been working here for 7 years or more. This is not your regular retail job, you have the power to make a direct impact on the business, plus it has great benefits including health insurance.

Located one block from the Olde Town stop on the G line light-rail, Arvada Army Surplus, a family owned and operated business has been selling camping, military and workman goods since 1984. Located in the flourishing Olde Town, on the same block as hip bars, restaurants, coffee shops, a guitar shop, a public library and a candy store.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Learn how to work with customers in all areas of the store and follow store guidelines about engaging and listening to customers
  • Stocking, cleaning, organizing and other special projects
  • Cash Register
  • Answer phones
  • Contribute to company wide loss prevention
  • Communicate with Managers and buyers about out of stock products or items that are being requested


Energized by working with customers face to face and learning about new products.

Retail experience preferred but willing to train

Multitasking abilities.

Basic computer skills

Ability to climb ladders and lift more than 10 lbs.

Benefits (for Full-Time):

Paid Vacation

Health and Dental insurance

Simple IRA Matching Program

Discounts on all merchandise (full and part-time)

Job Type: Full-time and Part Time

To apply email or come in, we have applications in store.