Part-time Production & Distribution Technician

We are looking for a meticulous, organized and all-round kick-ass individual to join our growing team!

Based on the west side of Bowen Island, Bowen Island Soap Company is a plant-based artisan soap and candle company catering to awesome people all over the world.
Our company is eco-friendly, sustainable and sassy - with a kind heart. Our products are 100% cruelty free and hand-made in small batches here on Bowen Island, BC.
We are looking for a team member who holds our values dear and is as passionate about producing and delivering our high quality, hand-made products as we are.
JOB DESCRIPTION
We are currently hiring a part-time Production & Distribution Technician to assist with orders, product labelling, and packing / shipping requirements.
MAIN DUTIES
  • Processing Wholesale orders: order fulfilment, packing orders, working to arrange shipments for timely delivery.
  • Processing Online orders: printing packing slips, packaging orders including all additional requirements as needed per order, checking orders against packing slips, processing shipment arrangements, writing hand written notes to customers.
  • Preparing Products for sale: printing product labels, cleaning and labelling product to BISCo's standards, organizing products on shelves / putting product away etc.
  • Assisting with other duties as necessary: Custom / Private label orders, preparing samples, Market / Fair preparation, Inventory organization etc.
MUST HAVE Skills & Attributes
  • A creative self starter able to adapt to changing business demands.
  • Meticulous attention to detail with excellent multi-tasking skills.
  • Able to prioritize and manage deadlines.
  • Able to lift 25kgs and work in an environment with chemicals (lye) and various natural oils and fragrances.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Strong tech skills e.g., MS Office suite, internet, email and able to quickly learn other PC / iPhone programs as required.
  • Strong work ethic, highly organized and dedicated to BISCo's culture and ethos.
  • Strong communication skills.
AWESOME EXTRA Skills & Attributes
  • Easy going with a good sense of humour.
  • A good understanding of e-commerce, in particular the gift market and brands with whom we align.
  • Experience working in a product-based, online business.
  • Interested in: gifts & the gifting market, eco-friendly & sustainable products, skin care, home decor, and witty, clever branding.
HOURS & RENUMERATION
5-6 hours a day, 1-2 days a week
Hours will be weekdays, 9:30am - 4:00pm and may increase as demand dictates
$18/hour
Immediate start

 

HOW TO APPLY

If this opportunity interests you, and you meet the above requirements, please email your one-page resume and a quick note to say why you're applying to:

hello@bowenislandsoapco.com
SUBJECT: Part-Time Production & Distribution Technician
We can't wait to hear from you!
Thank you so much for your interest! We'll be in touch with suitable candidates.