want to join our fun-loving team?

We're looking for fun-loving people who love the challenge of learning new things in a fast-paced work environment. 

You don’t even have to have experience with candles! We are looking for someone who finds it exciting to hustle in a fun startup company. We need someone with a strong work ethic, a positive attitude, and determination! Most Antique Candle Co.™ positions require you to be on your feet with the rest of the team—but you’ll have fun doing it (think: Spotify playlists)!

We can’t wait to meet you, friend!

WE'RE HIRING FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS: 


Candle Maker

Antique Candle Co.™ is seeking an energetic, friendly, and motivated individual to join our team PART TIME as a Candle Maker. The candle maker will be fulfilling production orders for 300+ retail stores and online retail customers. Normal shift hours would be some days Monday through Saturday (7:00 am – 6:00 pm).

DATE: July 2020

PAY: $11/hour

LOCATION: Lafayette, Indiana

 

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Hand pour candles into mason jars and antique vessels
  • Label and clean candles with aesthetic care
  • Execute proper procedures to ensure operational efficiency and maximize output
  • Operate glue machine to wick candles with extreme precision in preparation for pouring process
  • Utilize Antique Candle Co. recipe to combine fragrance oil and wax during the candle making process
  • Collaborate in a team environment that continuously brainstorms new processes to scale operations with the company’s growth 
  • Exhibit a fast, fun, and friendly attitude toward job responsibilities, co-workers, and supervisors 

 

Secondary Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with weekly assigned cleaning tasks
  • Unload pallets of raw materials
  • Collaborate with Product Development team to provide feedback on new fragrances
  • Support Shipping team in various shipping related tasks as needed
  • Participate in behind-the-scenes photos and videos for Antique Candle Co.™ social media engagement and marketing priorities

 

You will be a great Candle Maker if you are/have…

  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Enjoy a fast-paced work environment
  • Thrive in a teamwork environment
  • Strong communication
  • Fast, fun, and friendly attitude
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Physical Strength, Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Ability to work while standing 90% of the time
  • Passion for small-business artisan products
  • Strong work ethic
  • Self-starter

     

    Read the full job description for Candle Maker here

    We would love for you to join our candle crew! Please send your resume (PDF format) and any other pertinent information to Kelsey Huelsenbeck, email kelsey@antiquecandleco.com. Thank you for your consideration!

     


    Shipping Specialist

    Antique Candle Co. seeks an energetic, friendly, and motivated individual to join our team FULL TIME (approx. 38 hours/week) as Shipping Specialist. The Shipping Specialist will be assisting the Operations Manager – Shipping, fulfilling orders for 300+ retail stores, implementing new, efficient processes, and other shipping related tasks. Your normal shift hours would be M-F, 9 am – 5 pm.  

     

    START DATE: July 2020

    PAY: $17+/hour depending on education or experience

    LOCATION: Lafayette, Indiana

     

    Primary Job Responsibilities:

    • Keep stock organized and easily accessible for shipment
    • Execute proper procedures to pack and prepare shipments to maximize efficiency and ensure customer satisfaction
    • Package wholesale and retail orders securely with aesthetic care
    • Ensure retail orders ship in 1 - 2 business days by meeting shipping quotas for your line
    • Communicate candle inventory needs with Operations Manager - Shipping
    • Complete shipping end of day tasks daily
    • Collaborate in a team environment that continuously brainstorms new processes to scale operations with the company’s growth
    • Exhibit a fast, fun, and friendly attitude toward job responsibilities, co-workers, and supervisors
    • Meet with Operations Manager - Shipping weekly to identify personal wins and opportunities

     

    Secondary Job Responsibilities:

    • Act as representative of Antique Candle Co. with transportation personnel
    • Ensure Candle Partner boxes are shipped out on time each month
    • Load and unload pallets of supply deliveries
    • Clean warehouse area including trash, supplies, etc.
    • Support Production team with candle making side tasks as needed
    • Participate in behind-the-scenes photos and videos for Antique Candle Co.TM social media engagement and marketing priorities
    • Collaborate with Product Development team to provide feedback on new fragrances

     

    You will be a great Shipping Specialist if you are/have…

    • Ability to work quickly and efficiently
    • Extreme attention to detail
    • Work while standing 90% of the time
    • Enjoy a fast-paced work environment
    • Thrive in a teamwork environment
    • Strong communication skills
    • Fast, fun, and friendly attitude
    • Strong problem-solving skills
    • Physical strength, ability to lift 50 lbs.
    • Passion for small-business artisan products
    • Strong work ethic
    • Self-starter

     

    Read the full job description for Shipping Specialist here

    Please send your resume (PDF format) and any other pertinent information to Kelsey Huelsenbeck, email kelsey@antiquecandleco.com. Thank you for your consideration!