Sporting goods chain hiring for new Federal Way store

The nation’s largest sporting goods chain, Dick’s Sporting Goods, says it is beginning hiring for sales associates and managers for its new store in Federal Way’s Commons shopping center.

Dick’s said the staffing at such stores averages about 50 workers.

The company said it is looking for prospective employees with experience in sports and in outdoor activities. Those who are interested in applying should visit the company’s hiring website at

The new store is projected to open in the fall at the upgraded Commons Mall at South 320th Street and Pacific Highway.

The new store will feature athletic and outdoor apparel and footwear and gear for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting and fishing.