LIVING FELT IS HIRING!
Production/Customer Service Shifts Available, Part-Time OK
OUR HOURS OF OPERATION:
MON - FRI , 9am - 4pm , some weekend work during busy months
Available & Interested to work 3 or more days a week? Read On!
Living Felt a small, but fun, positive and busy company in need of GREAT help with a positive outlook, a knack for organization, prioritizing and efficiency. Basic computer skills are required.(please read this entire ad). Our business is a unique craft supply business and we provide a fun, positive and encouraging community to help people make really amazing things out of sheep's wool. That's right! You can even sculpt it into awesome shapes like dolls and animals. The craft is called "felting", "needle felting" and "felt making". Maybe you've heard of it....but most people have never even seen it before!
We need a great team member to join us... we are intelligent, hard working, creative, full of energy and productive while being of service to the Good...looking for another to join us! If you would enjoy working in a busy craft shop, yarn store or sewing shop. . .this may be a good fit for you...please keep reading - it is important you understand the job. While we have some foot traffic, most of our business is online. Each day we fill orders and make up kits, packs and other items to ship out. We assist customers by phone, email and in person. We hustle, we do a lot, and we have fun while doing it. Our product is fun, bright, fluffy and colorful. Our customers LOVE us and we love them! It is an awesome place to work.
We would love to find the perfect person to master the basics, learn fast and move into more responsibility!
This position is an at once hire,**but the most important is to find the right fit for a long term role.
HOURS: MON - FRI 9am to 4pm
We need someone who is reliable, on-time, flexible and can stay longer if needed, or work on the weekend if needed.
On any given day, the job may involve:
Working with wool and other fibers, making up kits and assortment packs, assisting with order processing, handling small parts, checking in product shipments, breaking down boxes, general clean up and organization, customer service in person or by phone, taking inventory, helping to prioritize work agenda. Basic computer skills are required: Email, Excel, Word, Internet.
NO EXPERIENCE WITH THIS CRAFT IS REQUIRED.
We don't expect you to know about "felting" and "needle felting", we can teach you. If you are crafty, you will have fun learning this, and doing so will enable you to provide customer service. First things first, help us make great products and kits to send to our wonderful customers.
TRAITS & SKILLS NEEDED:
Able to follow directions and take direction from others
Able to pay Close attention to detail with Accuracy and Precision
Basic computer skills, fluency in Outlook, Word, Excel and Internet
Basic math skills
Able to work with carded wool (and other delicate items)
Able to work fast and stand while working a majority of the time
Able to prioritize, and to work efficiently
Able to bend, kneel and lift up 20lbs without strain
Able to work with both hands, with dexterity and speed
Able to use a step ladder
Timely, Reliable and Honest
While we make and sell craft products this job does not involve "crafting" as part of the duties.
We are located on W HWY 290 Next to the Hays County Fire Dept. (Near the Nutty Brown Café) Austin, TX 78737
1) Legal to work in the United States, able to provide documentation
2) Speak, read and write English fluently -> Strong command of the English language
3) Able to stand while working
4) Pass background check, includes criminal records
TO APPLY DO THESE 3 THINGS
1. Visit our website and see what we do & sell http://www.LivingFelt.com
2. See where we are located and make sure this works for you.
3. Send an EMAIL jobs @ livingfelt.com with the following:
a) Attach Resume in Word or PDF format OR email us your first and last name + list last 3 jobs, with location, your position + duties and dates (mo/yr)
b) Your tel# and email
c) List days and hours you are available
d) Tell us why you are a great candidate for this job (phone calls not accepted for this position)