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Employment at Lake Champlain Chocolates

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Want to Work at Lake Champlain Chocolates?

Thank you for your interest in working with us! Having found this page, you must love chocolate and be curious about what it’s like to work at a chocolate factory in Vermont. Well, in one word, sweet!

At Lake Champlain Chocolates you will find exciting challenges and opportunities within a fun atmosphere of mutual respect and teamwork. On a daily basis, we work together to:

  • Amaze our customers.
  • Value and encourage each other's excellence and well-being.
  • Care for our communities and environment.
  • Grow profitably through innovative leadership.

Each employee contributes to the quality and excellence of our product, workplace and community through collaboration, innovation, honesty, respect and enthusiasm.

If this is the kind of work environment you are looking for and believe you can make positive contributions, please consider applying.

We hire seasonally in late summer/early fall for manufacturing, packaging and shipping positions; late spring for retail positions. We accept applications throughout the year and keep them on file for six months should appropriate positions become available.

Benefits

In addition to excellent medical, dental, short-term disability, long-term disability, life and 401K benefits, we offer paid days off for health & wellness, product tastings & educational workshops, seasonal celebrations, discounted ski passes and tickets to entertainment events. Oh yes - and chocolate!

Facilities

Our work environment consists of three retail stores located at 65 Church St, Burlington, 750 Pine Street, Burlington; and Rte 100, Waterbury Center, VT. Company headquarters and production facilities are located at 750 Pine Street, Burlington, VT. Our warehouse and shipping facilities are located at 290 Boyer Circle, Williston, VT.

Our Mission

At Lake Champlain Chocolates we blend fresh ingredients with fresh ideas, tempting our customers with luxurious chocolates and gifts.
By matching the quality of our people and our brand with the high quality of our chocolates, we continue to grow in new markets.
Our mission is to make chocolate lovers everywhere as fanatical about Lake Champlain Chocolates as we are.

Current Openings

Customer Service Representative, Seasonal
Full-time (November 18 - December 23)

Help us to amaze our customers! Seeking a friendly, detail-oriented customer service professional who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment. Assist customers placing phone and web orders, and provide service via telephone, email, live chat, and in person. Successful candidates will be energetic, self-motivated, personable, and adaptable to changing needs. Must have strong verbal and written communication skills, as well as accurate keyboarding, data-entry, and computer skills. Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and online ordering, required. Ability to work some evenings and weekends, a plus.

Shipping Associate, Seasonal
Part-time (late October - December)

As a Mail Order & Wholesale Shipping Associate, you will be responsible for picking, packing and preparing specialty gift boxes and wholesale packages for shipping and delivery. Seeking motivated, customer-focused, detail-oriented team member who has a strong work ethic and enjoys working in a manufacturing setting. Strong attention to detail, basic math skills and accuracy are critical to the success of this position. Hours are 7:30am-4pm (Monday-Wednesday) with the possibility of working extended hours in the morning and/or evening. Must be able to lift up to 50lbs and stand for long periods of time.

Lead Cook

Share your passion for cooking with the South End Kitchen! SEK is a sweet and savory café featuring a simple, seasonal menu. Help us create delicious, high-quality food for our café guests. HS diploma or equivalent with a minimum of 2 years prep/line cook experience. Cooking knowledge, knife handling , safety & food handling skills, required. Successful candidates will be responsible, reliable and hard-working with the ability to maintain a positive attitude in a very fast-paced, team-oriented environment. Full-time and part-time positions available.

To apply for any position: Please send a cover letter, resume and list of three references to: employment@lakechamplainchocolates.com. EEO

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