Retail Manager - Trainee

Big 5 Sporting Goods - Menlo Park, CA3.7

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $36,000 - $45,000 a year

Big 5 Sporting Goods is now accepting applications for Manager Trainees for stores throughout the Bay Area. A well-defined training program will be provided to help you develop your way in our management structure. Candidates who apply to this position should be enthusiastic about our business, and ready to learn and grow with the company.

Locations include:

  • Redwood City
  • Menlo Park
  • San Mateo
  • San Bruno
  • Daly City
  • San Francisco

Apply online at where you will select the 'Manager Trainee' position and one or more store locations. Visit any Big 5 store and speak with a Manager for more details.

Manager Trainee positions offer a terrific benefit package, competitive salary, and an environment where we are focused on career development and providing opportunities for growth. This entry-level position is exactly what the serious career-minded professional is looking for. Available openings are generally filled by energetic, sports-minded people that show enthusiasm for the product we carry.

Additionally, Manager Trainees also receive:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance available
  • 401 (K) Plan/Profit sharing with Company match
  • Paid vacations and PTO
  • Employee discounts, Tickets at Work, and product Pro-forms
  • Company sponsored education assistance
  • Kinecta Credit Union Membership
  • Company-paid Life Insurance
  • Discounts from strategic partners, such as: Verizon, Ford, Office Depot, Dell Computers, Brandman University (Chapman University), University of Phoenix, LA Fitness, Colorado Technical Institute and Bellevue University.
  • Training Completion Bonus.
  • Tremendous growth opportunities

Big 5 Sporting Goods is one of America's top retailers of name brand sporting goods and accessories for over 60 years. With over 430 locations spread throughout 11 western states you can find a convenient location near you. Our product mix includes athletic shoes, apparel and accessories, as well as a broad selection of outdoor and athletic equipment for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting, fishing, tennis, golf, and seasonal sports. At Big 5 Sporting Goods exceptional bargains on merchandise are not the only opportunities we provide. Our diverse work environment offers a variety of opportunities for employment.

All hires must be 21 years of age or older, possess a high school diploma or equivalent, and are subject to E-Verify and a comprehensive post-offer background check.

Apply online at

Job Type: Full-time


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)