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
- RETAIL SALES ASSOCIATE - WATERBURY
- ICE CREAM & MARSHMALLOW BATCHER/COOK – WILLISTON
Seeking passionate chocolate lovers to join our dynamic retail team 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. Year-round, part-time positions available. Ability to work weekdays, weekends, holiday hours, a must.
Help us create our award-winning, small-batch ice cream, marshmallows and other specialty items! Work collaboratively with our Production and R&D teams to carry out day-to-day production duties including prepping, cooking, cleaning, record-keeping, organizing, and communicating effectively with team members. Must exhibit a passion for producing high-quality products and take pride in a strong work ethic.
HS diploma or equivalent with a minimum of 2 years batching/cooking experience. Cooking knowledge, knife handling , safety & food handling skills, and production experience required. Successful candidates will be reliable, hard-working, organized and comfortable working independently or on a team. Must be able to stand for long periods and lift up to 50lbs. Reliable transportation needed.
To apply for any position: Please send a cover letter, resume and list of three references to: firstname.lastname@example.org. EEO