Underground Skate & Surf is Hiring!

we want you

Thanks to a great summer, Underground is looking for some new key people to grow its awesome family.

If you (or someone you know) loves watersports, skating and fashion plus wants to work right on Orewa Beach (with free use of all our demo and hire gear) alongside a rad crew then we want to hear from YOU straight away!

Also, we’re offering a $200 Underground voucher to anyone who refers a successful candidate to us!

If you love surfing, foiling, skateboarding, or just the buzz of being part of a thriving retail store then we want to hear from you! We have so many opportunities available today and are willing to pay the right money for the right person.

Check out the example roles below. Don’t see a role here for you? Get in touch anyway. We’re always interested to hear from people who think they can add value to our business. Call 09 427 9552.

2IC Retail Assistant (full time)

  • We are looking for an amazing all-rounder to join take of the position of 2IC, someone who can back up our Heads of Department. This person will need to have a strong professional level of: Computers, English and Maths skills, can work well under pressure and will also need to have initiative.
  • You will work closely to ensure all our Daily, Weekly and Monthly Sales Targets are clear to all floor staff and that a game plan is in place to ensure all Sales Targets are met.
  • To Help motivate the team to achieve and exceed sales targets building a positive workplace culture and full engagement from all staff to becoming true sales professionals.
  • To Ensure all our customers’ needs a meet in all areas of sales and service.

Required Experience? Minimum 3 years in a relevant related industry, with at least 1 year in a customer service role.

View or download the full job description below.

Videographer/Photographer (full time)

  • This full-time role is for an extremely enthusiastic contract videographer/photographer with a passion for everything surf and skate.
  • You will film, edit, and produce a wide variety of surf and skate content.
  • Working from our Orewa store Monday to Friday with some weekend required when it comes to Adventures, you will work closely with the owner (Nick) to tackle everything from short product ads to supporting our social media marketing, through to product how-to demonstrations and capturing our outdoor adventures and annual events.

Required Experience? Excellent knowledge of videography, including filming, editing and the use of post-production techniques and software. Have own video equipment, including a drone. Some graphic design and photography skills would come in handy.

View or download the full job description below.

Shop Assistant/Women’s Influencer (full or part time)

  • Be the face and influencer of our Women’s products, selling, promoting, and communicating our vision and culture!
  • The aim of this role is to increase the comfortability of women entering our store, promoting a gender neutral environment in a heavily male dominated store.
  • Your influence will be measured by our Sales Growth within our Women’s categories while maintaining our already established menswear area.

Required Experience? Excellent communication skills, excellent attention to detail, organizational and time management skills, ability to work under pressure, ability to take direction and be open to learning, strong desire to meet and achieve KPI’s, professional approach to all aspects of the business. Loyal, honest, trustworthy and punctual.

View or download the full job description below.

Jack of all Trades (part time: Tuesdays & Thursdays)

  • Jack of all Trades required for collecting Stock from our suppliers all over Auckland.
  • Delivering Surfboards/Sups to customer and freight forwarders.
  • Unpacking deliveries once collected.
  • Maintaining our company vehicles and jet skis.
  • Helping to keep our storage tidy and in order.

Required Experience? Must have full Driver’s License and be a confident driver around all areas of Auckland, including driving our small company truck. Be physically fit and unpacking surfboard and paddles boards is hard work. Be self-motivated and willing to work.

View or download the full job description below.

Shop Assistant/Boardsports Guru (full or part time)

Required Experience? Currently at Uni/studying or have been in the industry for several years is a bonus. Some Sales Experience or Customer Service Experience is Required. Understanding of how to close a sale.

  • This position is perfect for those that are passionate about boardsports and are wanting to learn, it’s a great introduction to the industry and could be a great lead-in if you are wanting to work full-time or perfect for those who have been in the industry but a looking for a slower pace in life to enjoy the surfing lifestyle.
  • You will also be able to Demo Products and be involved in our Community Events while working as part of a great team!
  • Working the Shop Floor, you will keep up to date with current trends, our stock and ensure all our customers are happy.
  • You will be across all new stock on the floor as it gets put out to ensure you can help customers with all their needs.
  • Your main focus is across all Board Sports Categories of the store, especially on the Surfboard and Surf Accessories ensuring we never miss a sale.

View or download the full job description below.

Don’t see a role here for you? Get in touch anyway. We’re always interested to hear from people who think they can add value to our business. Call 09 427 9552.

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