Careers

Cheaper Than Dirt! is the premier online marketplace for outdoor sports equipment and supplies specializing in shooting and survival gear. Cheaper Than Dirt! offers an unparalleled section of more than 200,000 products through its website, selling products from every manufacturer within the industry and directly purchasing from more than 300 vendors.

Cheaper Than Dirt! was founded in 1993 and is located in Fort Worth, Texas.

We are always seeking enthusiastic employees to join our team. Please review the open positions below, and contact our Human Resources department via email at hr@cheaperthandirt.com to apply. Please no phone calls. Candidates for all positions must have a clean criminal background and be able to pass a pre-employement drug test.


Current Job Openings

 

PRODUCT TECHNICIAN

The Product Technician is a firearms expert responsible for providing product knowledge support to internal and external customers via the telephone, email, and BoldChat software. This is an on-site position in our Fort Worth, Texas Call Center. This is not a hands-on position working directly with firearms. The Product Technician is also responsible for verifying that products carried by Cheaper Than Dirt! have properly formatted web content, image, data, and are categorized correctly. Additional tasks can and will be assigned as needed.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Work an eight hour schedule five days per week and adhere to assigned start/end times, break and lunch schedules in accordance with department attendance policies
  • Be available to accurately answer questions from internal and external customers via telephone, email and Chat software during scheduled work hours
  • Accurately identify products from distributor and manufacturer information in a timely manner
  • Research product features and specifications using the Internet, Intranet and print sources
  • Write descriptions in accordance with documented quality and SEO standards with content that is informative, insightful, and intriguing, with correctly formatted images for web use
  • Adhere to documented department quality standards for customer interactions both verbally and written
  • Identify customer needs and make proper recommendations and offer insight in a positive and helpful manner across all communication lines

REQUIREMENTS

  • Extensive firearms experience including firearms, ammunition, and firearm accessories
  • Good understanding of general outdoor equipment, hunting gear, and other accessories
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to type 25 wpm
  • Working knowledge of MS Office, MS IE, MS Outlook, HTML, and Adobe Photoshop
  • Minimum of a High School Diploma and relevant work experience
  • Work assigned full-time schedule including weekends and some holidays
  • Agree to submit and pass criminal background and drug test

TO APPLY, PLEASE EMAIL YOUR RESUME TO HR@CHEAPERTHANDIRT.COM

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VISUAL DESIGNER

Do you like creating bold, shareable visuals? The kind that grab attention and get new leads to click to learn more? Cheaper Than Dirt! is seeking a Visual Designer, and needs a self-starter with the ability to adopt brand styling and take ownership of digital assets.

The Visual Designer will craft digital marketing collateral including homepage banners and other on-site graphics, display ads, mobile graphics, emails, social media and interactive designs, and other projects as assigned. The ideal candidate is able to combine a strong combination of typography, photography selection and graphics to connect with the Cheaper Than Dirt! customer base.

This position requires a detail-oriented self-starter with both creative and technical abilities to work in a face-paced environment. The Visual Designer will be able to work both independently and collaboratively with the marketing team and other departments and report directly to the Chief Marketing Officer.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies it to the development and execution of visual asset creation to support the marketing and ecommerce team.
  • Arranges layout of graphics and copy and participates in creative project development based upon supplied guidelines and instructions, brand protocol, and industry best practices.
  • Creates digital experiences and visuals considering current and future usability, brand standards and other available information. Suggests design possibilities and confers with supervisor as opportunities arise.
  • Proofs each assigned project for quality and accuracy prior to submission.
  • Manage and maintain existing visual design implementations, collaborating with internal and external sources
  • Manage project schedules and provide status updates, when necessary. Communicates with supervisor on any issues that may jeopardize a project deadline.
  • Collaborate with marketing team members to produce digital assets for all Cheaper Than Dirt! online initiatives
  • Manage multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Stay current on web design, IAB, graphic design best practices.
  • Maintain regular office hours

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Associate’s Degree with equivalent working experience
  • 2+ years professional graphic design experience
  • Proficient in common graphic design tools including PhotoShop, Illustrator, and creating animated GIFs.
  • UX experience a plus
  • Knowledge of modern firearms and firearm accessories preferred
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is necessary
  • Ability to thrive and adjust in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong ability to multitask and prioritize a wide variety of projects and deadlines
  • Effective communication and presentation skills
  • Preservation of proprietary and confidential data
  • Team-oriented mindset

TO APPLY, PLEASE EMAIL YOUR RESUME TO HR@CHEAPERTHANDIRT.COM

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