We're Hiring!! :: Artistic, crafty position in Salem, Oregon
Twigs & Honey is a fast-paced business of production and design based in Salem, Oregon and founded in 2008. We specialize in bridal hair adornments, accessories, gowns and more. We have a studio in West Salem that is bright and airy, and our team of makers has an average work history with us of over 5 years.
We're looking for someone with a positive attitude and great work ethic. They should be described as a "self-starter", motivated and responsible. Should be interested in the creative arts but can be a beginner maker/crafter or just a hobbyist. The perfect individual for us should have no problem working closely with others but they should also be okay working for long stretches of time alone. They will need to be a quick learner and eager to take on all duties assigned to them. They should possess great organization and communication skills and be flexible for potential schedule changes every 2 weeks (Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm). Within our studio working hours, we can be flexible with your schedule after an initial trial period has been met. Office experience and crafting experience is a plus. Some of the duties and responsibilities include:
* Light production - hand making headpieces, veils and more (about 50% of the time)
* Order fulfillment and shipping in the studio (about 25-50% of the time)
* Correspondence with production team, retailers and customers (about 10% of the time)
* General upkeep of the studio from restocking inventory to tidying things up (about 10% of the time)
* Design and development (about 5% of the time)
* Assistance with photo shoots and tradeshows
* Taking bridal appointments at the studio
They will need to have access to a smart phone (android or iOS okay) and email.
We are open to students, part-time employees or those wanting additional supplemental hours to an existing job. We will train for all requirements of the position. This job will start out as a seasonal position of 3-6 months (period will be determined based on experience) with potential for a permanent position if it is a good fit and the employee has passed the trial period.
A typical week would be from 1-5 days at our West Salem studio. Hours may vary per pay period from 15-30 hours.
Perks of the job: Paid sick and vacation hours, flexible hours, access to Audible library and credits, Friends/Family discounts on products, working with some amazing companies, potential for travel, being part of an awesome team, and more!
If this sounds like a good fit, we'd love to hear from you! We're hoping to fill this position by late March, 2020.
Please email your information (anything you think we’d like to know about you pertaining to this job) and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org