We're always looking for our next great hire to join our growing team of adventure experts for our Baton Rouge, Lafayette, and Mandeville retail stores, stockroom operations, marketing and e-commerce teams for both full and part-time positions.

Would you be a good fit? Our core values include providing a respectful work environment, working hard for our successes, holding each other accountable for excellence, and we LOVE adventure! If this sounds like a team you want to be a part of, come join us!

Some of the perks included for working at The Backpacker include paid time-off for going on adventures for both full and part-time positions, flexible work schedules, and skills development to help you grow your career with us!

If you are interested in learning more about any of our positions or which we're actively hiring for, contact us at customerservice@backpackeroutdoors.com, speak with one of our team members in-store or fill out our general application below.

We're currently accepting application for the following open positions:

  • Baton Rouge - Sales Associate
  • Baton Rouge - Lead Sales Associate
  • Lafayette - Sales Associate
  • Lafayette - Lead Sales Associate
  • Northshore - Operations Assistant
  • Northshore - Sales Associate
  • Northshore - Lead Sales Associate

Fill out our 

>>>> General Application <<<<

or Contact Us, today!

Two female The Backpacker employees wearing jackets and posing with their arms raised in front of Great Sand Dune National Park


Group of The Backpacker employees pose while wearing ski gear in store.


Male and female The Backpacker employees pose in store holding skis


A male The Backpacker employee stands in front of a display of backpacks while helping a female customer get fit for her backpack.


A male The Backpacker employee wearing a backpack and holding trekking poles stands at edge of a cliff with mountain range behind him.


Two male The Backpacker employees sit in a kayak on water near a dock.