Cabela’s to Hire 200 to Staff Louisville, Ky., Store

Applications being accepted now, according to General Manager Bob Johnson.


SIDNEY, Neb. –-( Cabela’s Incorporated, the World’s Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, announced today plans to hire about 200 full-time, part-time and seasonal employees to staff its Louisville, Ky., store slated to open next spring.

Interviews will begin in January and Cabela’s expects most of the staffers to come from Louisville and the surrounding area.

To apply, visit, click on “Apply Now,” then “United States Jobs.” Then follow instructions to log in and complete the application process. Applications must be submitted online.

Applying does not guarantee an interview. Those advancing to the next stage will be contacted by Cabela’s officials to schedule an interview date and time.

“We are looking for hard-working, dedicated employees who are passionate about delivering superior customer service,” said Bob Johnson, general manager of the new store who has 25 years of retail experience. “We are looking for people who are friendly, committed to working as a team and represent the outdoor lifestyle in a positive way.”

The 88,000-square-foot store – Cabela’s first in Kentucky – will be located at 5100 Norton Healthcare Blvd. in the Old Brownsboro Crossing development at the intersections of Interstates 265 and 71. It will feature thousands of quality outdoor products, dynamic wildlife displays, a mountain replica, Gun Library, Bargain Cave, indoor archery range and more.

Currently, Cabela’s operates 40 stores across North America with plans to open an additional 12 by the end of 2014, including nine in 2013.

About Cabela’s Incorporated
Cabela’s Incorporated, headquartered in Sidney, Nebraska, is a leading specialty retailer, and the world’s largest direct marketer, of hunting, fishing, camping and related outdoor merchandise. Since the Company’s founding in 1961, Cabela’s® has grown to become one of the most well-known outdoor recreation brands in the world, and has long been recognized as the World’s Foremost Outfitter®. Through Cabela’s growing number of retail stores and its well-established direct business, it offers a wide and distinctive selection of high-quality outdoor products at competitive prices while providing superior customer service. Cabela’s also issues the Cabela’s CLUB® Visa credit card, which serves as its primary customer loyalty rewards program. Cabela’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CAB”.