Employment

 

Interested in working at our shop or on the farm? We appreciate it that you checked here! We typically hire for the season in the spring.

Manufacturing Staff

Posted April 26, 2016

Overview

Title: Manufacturing Staff

Business overview

Starting as a lavender farm in central Whidbey Island we have grown to have a production and retail facility in the waterfront area of Coupeville. We have many soaps, lotions, and other personal care and household products. We manufacture them in our Coupeville facility in which we also produce food items and have a retail shop. We are constantly experimenting with new products. Our people work as an integrated team, we work hard and have fun, too.

Basic Requirements:
Have Island County Food Handlers Card
Due to the fact that scents are extremely important in our business manufacturing employees cannot be smokers
Ease in using computer software

Required Skills:
Math ability and knowledge of how to use spreadsheet software
Ability to use scales, measuring equipment, mixers, blenders, filling equipment, pipettes, and more.
Able to follow formulas exactly.
Follow testing requirements.
Ability to learn about and adhere to federal labeling standards
Ability to adhere to cleanliness and good manufacturing standards
Ability to discern scents and be willing to be trained to increase abilities
Ability to work well as part of a team

Click here for Manufacturing Job Description.  Click here for LWF job-application-form.

 

Sales Staff

Posted March 27, 2016

Overview

Starting as a lavender farm in central Whidbey Island we have grown to have a two retail locations (one year around, the other during the summer) in Coupeville. We have many products that we manufacture as well as products we carry made by others. Our sales staff must become knowledgable about lavender in it many forms (from plant to product). Sales staff interacts with the public and maintains our good relationship with the public. Our staff work as an integrated team, we work hard and have fun, too.

Job Description

This is currently a seasonal part-time job. The sales staff takes care of making sales at the in-town shop in Coupeville and at our summer shop on the farm off West Beach Rd.

A few of the required skills include:

  • Handling money and financial transactions.
  • Running a computer point of sale system
  • Interpersonal skills and comfort interacting with customers
  • Restocking shelves
  • Helping with other tasks as time allows

Hourly compensation range is $10.50 to $12 per hour, and is dependent on experience.

Job is open as of 4/1/2016. Start dates vary, one is as soon as possible, more positions will start in June 2016. For details on what the job entails download the complete Sales Personnel Job Description. If you think you qualify, please send, via email, the filled out a letter of intent, a completed application, and a resume.


For general inquires please fill out the job application and submit it with your resume to info@lavenderwind.com. We only accept online submissions.


To apply for jobs please email a letter of interest, a resume, and an application form. You are welcome to email us with any questions before your formal application.

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