Employment at Lake Champlain Chocolates
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.
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!
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.
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 - Lake Champlain Chocolates
Creative Content Writer
If you have a passion for storytelling, we’d love to hear from you! Become a key contributor on our eCommerce marketing team by creating compelling and persuasive content for web, email, print, and other sales/marketing collateral. Bachelor’s Degree in English, Journalism, Marketing or equivalent experience. Must have superior yet creative writing, editing and proofreading skills as well as general marketing knowledge. Experience in writing copy for search engine optimization (SEO) and digital projects, required. Familiarity with HTML, CSS, web analytics and content management systems, preferred.
To apply: please send a cover letter, three writing samples, resume and list of three professional references to: email@example.com. EEO
Report Writer/Analyst (Part-Time)
We are looking to add a part-time Report Writer/Analyst to our Accounting team. In this position, you will be in charge of producing workable reports throughout the company and will play a primary role in creating and updating Crystal Reports, mining data from varied sources, providing data analyses, database support, and training to other designated report writers.
Must have a Bachelor’s Degree and at least two years of experience in report writing, ability to develop complex reports, and working knowledge of analysis tools. Must have expertise in Crystal Reports and Excel. Access and SQL queries a plus.
Mail Order Shipping Specialist
As a Mail Order Shipping Specialist, 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. Must be able to lift up to 50lbs and stand for long periods of time. Full time hours are 7:30am-4pm, Monday-Friday, with the possibility of working extended hours in the morning and/or evening during our holiday shipping season.
Retail Sales Associates & Tour Guides
Seeking passionate chocolate lovers to join our dynamic retail team at our flagship store on Pine Street and help us to amaze our customers! Must enjoy working with the public and care about providing customers with an exceptional experience. Prior retail, barista and food service experience a plus. Must also enjoy public speaking and conducting daily tours. Year-round, full-time positions available at all three locations. Ability to work weekends, holidays and extended summer hours, a must.
To apply for any position: Please send a cover letter, resume and list of three references to: firstname.lastname@example.org. EEO