Bass Pro and Cabela’s announced plans to hire 5,000 new employees nationwide due to strong demand amid the pandemic.

“With many traditional summer activities canceled or severely restricted, the outdoor retailer is seeing unprecedented interest in families and individuals returning to nature where they can safely practice social distancing in activities like fishing, hiking, camping, and boating,” Bass Pro said in a statement.

The statement noted that some of the positions available are in the following areas:

  • Tracker Marine Boat Center
  • Hunting
  • Customer Service
  • Switchboard / Operator

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