Range Assistant

Ridgedale, Missouri
Bass Pro Shops Shooting Academy
Big Cedar Lodge
Depends on Experience 

Anticipated Start Date: Mid-May 2020

Position Summary:

The Outdoor Academy Range Assistant assists in all facets of daily range operations with an emphasis on shooting ground maintenance, shooting programs, and guest relations.  This position reports to the Outdoor Academy Assistant Manager.

Essential Functions:

  • Assists with all special shooting events and programs.

  • Ensures safe operation of range by educating guest and enforcing safety rules.

  • Responsible for signing-in shooters, collecting fees, providing instruction, monitoring the shooting range(s) for safety, and answering guests questions.

  • As required, work the Outdoor Academy Pro Shop. Must be proficient in OA Pro Shop POS System (Runit) and all Opening/Closing protocol(s).

  • Maintains and repairs equipment needed to operate the range including firearms, traps, batteries, shooting stands, wireless controllers/handsets, golf carts, and other gear as required.

  • Required to move and adjust traps as necessary for changing weather conditions, repair, and/or special events.

  • Manages inventory of clay targets and related accessories insuring availability to sustain daily shooting operation.

  • Communicates as necessary with staff and equipment vendors to troubleshoot and resolve issues related to shooting ground equipment and associated operations.

  • Performs other duties as required.

Candidate Profile:

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Experience working in shooting ranges preferred

    Physical Demands:  

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle or feet, reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand: walk; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly life and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and /or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.