Thinking about changing careers?  Working for Racers Edge is as much about your values and outlook on life as a career. We are a lifestyle company operating in an exciting and dynamic area of leisure and we are always looking for seasonal staff.

The emphasis is on team work and a social calendar is guaranteed. The vibrant mix of staff is enhanced by a considerable number of seasonal staff from the northern hemisphere who come to this side of the world chasing the southern snow.

While the work can be long and sometimes hard, the atmosphere is unique and the camaraderie first class. Racers Edge is renowned for its quality of customer service which guarantees our customers come back year after year. Our staff have a vital role in maintaining this relationship with our customers.

Racers Edge has a great reputation and we consider our shop to be a warm and friendly place in which to work. We would love to hear from experienced people that this appeals to.


Racers Edge is hiring for a bunch of exciting summer positions! Come and spend your summer working with a great team of people.

We’re looking for people who are:

  • Hard-working and efficient
  • Team players
  • Customer focused
  • Legally allowed to work in NZ

 The following positions are available:

  • Retail Assistant – Bike Specialist   Click here for full Position Description
  • Retail Assistant – Watersports Specialist  Click here for full Position Description
  • Rental Assistant – Bike  Click here for full Position Description
  • Bike Mechanic  Click here for full Position Description

All roles will be for the duration of the summer season (final end dates to be confirmed) with the Head of Department – Apparel role likely to be ongoing.

You must be available for the duration of the season and understand that all roles will involve weekend work.  You also need to be prepared to work over either the Christmas Eve/Boxing Day period or New Year’s Eve/New Year’s Day period.

To apply, please send a cover letter clearly stating which position(s) you are applying for and why,  plus your CV including a recent photo, to Diana Schikker – diana@racersedge.co.nz as soon as possible.


Racers Edge Wanaka are currently on the lookout for hard working, seasonal employees for Winter 2021!

Current vacancies include:

Boot Fitter
Snow Workshop Technician
Rental Technician
Rental Administration Assistant
Clothing Retail Salesperson(1 full-time, 1 part-time)

If you froth all things snow and think you’d fit in well with our fun-loving team we’d love to hear from you.


In addition to relevant experience, applicants need to be:

  • Enthusiastic, well presented and well mannered
  • Legally allowed to live and work in NZ for the period of employment

If you feel you have any or all of these attributes, email us initially including a current CV and recent photo and we can go from there.


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    Racers Edge is an iconic Wanaka store, selling and renting premium cycling and snow gear. Rent your Winter ski gear from Racers Edge in Wanaka, or come into the store to browse our wide selection.


    • 99 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
    •  03 443 7882
    • online@racersedge.co.nz



    Mon - Sat: 09:00 am - 18:00 pm
    Sun: 10:00 am - 17:00 pm


    Mon - Sat: 09:00 am - 18:00 pm
    Sun: 10:00 am - 16:00 pm


    SHOP: Mon - Sun: 07:30 - 19:30
    BIKE: Mon -  Sat: 09:00 -  17:30
    BIKE: Sun: 10:00 - 16:00


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