If you love walking, running and inspiring others to stay healthy and active, consider applying to join BBay Running. We look for enthusiastic, driven team players who are passionate about our local running and walking community.

Positions Available

Sales Associate

Sales Associates’ responsibilities include working closely with customers to determine their needs, answer their questions about our products and recommend the right solutions. The position will promptly resolve customer issues and ensure maximum client satisfaction. A successful Sales Associate will stay up-to-date with products features and maintain our store’s visual appearance in high standards.

Successful Candidate Objectives

  • Long-term team member who loves Bellingham and calls this area home
  • Ensure high levels of customer satisfaction through excellent sales service
  • Assess customers needs and provide information and recommendations on products
  • Team up with co-workers to ensure proper customer service
  • Build productive trust relationships with customers
  • Remain knowledgeable on products offered and discuss available options
  • Process POS (point of sale) purchases and returns
  • Assist with inventory control
  • Offer flexible availability as our customer volume grows
  • Assist in maintaining a clean and attractive store environment

Work Experience and Education Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Retail Sales associate, Sales representative or similar role
  • Basic understanding of sales principles and customer service practices
  • Hands-on experience with POS transactions
  • Familiarity with inventory procedures
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills
  • Friendly and energetic personality with customer service focus
  • Ability to perform under pressure and address complaints in a timely manner
  • Former collegiate or high school running athlete highly desirable
  • High school diploma or greater education level

About BBay

BBay Running is the oldest running & walking specialty store in Whatcom County, started in a garage in May 1996. Our team focuses on serving this community and we dedicate all of our resources to make sure we inspire healthy lifestyles, one fitting at a time.


Please complete our Employment Application, then email it as an attachment along with your resume to info@bbayrunning.com. Email subject line to read as follows: Employment Application – “your last name”. Thank you!